Event to be held October 19 at the Georgia Aquarium
ATLANTA, GA.—September 26, 2018 –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) has announced that Scott Price, Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer for UPS, will keynote the 2018 Excalibur Awards event, which recognizes businesses throughout the state that have taken advantage of technology to conquer the competition.
Price will speak at the October 19, 2018 Excalibur Awards breakfast at the Georgia Aquarium.
“TAG is honored to have such a distinguished keynote speaker,” said Larry K. Williams, President and CEO of TAG. “UPS is leading the way in innovation and setting the bar for transformations in the logistics industry. This great, annual event highlights many of Georgia’s leading corporations who are partnering with technology companies to disrupt industries and sectors in powerful ways that drive our innovation economy.”
Price, with his team, is responsible for the strategic planning, global business services, mergers and acquisitions and driving and facilitating transformational change at UPS.
Prior to being named to this role, Price was executive vice president of Global Leverage for Walmart International. He led Global Sourcing, International Technology, International Logistics, Fresh Manufacturing and key strategic leverage initiatives for the company’s international segment.
Scott serves as chairman of the National Center for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, the only U.S. business association focused exclusively on facilitating American private sector input to the APEC process and APEC’s 21 member countries. He is also one of three ABAC (APEC Business Advisory Council) members appointed by the White House in December 2016.
Register today to attend the Excalibur Awards breakfast! Don’t miss your chance to be in the room with leading companies, organizations and institutions that are using technology to innovate – and the technology partners that are making those innovations happen! Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Follow the conversation on Twitter by following the hashtag #TAGExcalibur.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 30,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia, and Savannah. TAG’s mission is to educate, influence, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to fuel the innovation economy.
TAG provides networking and educational programs; celebrates Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. TAG hosts more than 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 27 professional societies. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.
For more information visit the TAG website or TAG’s community website at www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit www.tagedonline.org.