ATLANTA, GA– March 11, 16–The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced that Fred Tanzella, Chief Executive Officer of Cirracore, has been appointed to serve on the 2016 TAG board of directors.
“Fred Tanzella has shown tireless passion and energy for advancing Georgia’s Technology Community,” stated Tino Mantella, TAG President and CEO. “He will be a tremendous asset to our work, and I could not be more thrilled to have him on board as we continue to build a vibrant and celebrated technology community.”
Tanzella is a veteran technology executive and entrepreneur with a track record of starting and growing companies to successful acquisitions. As CEO of Cirracore, Fred leads strategy and direction of global cloud services growth providing Enterprise Cloud solutions to a global customer base.
Prior to his role at Cirracore, Tanzella served in executive positions at AirDefense, BEA Systems, WysDM, Air2Web, and i2Go. Fred has also served on TAG’s Education Collaborative board as well as ATP’s board of directors and Executive Advisory board.
“It’s an honor to be appointed to the board of the most influential and well known technology association in the country and I am excited about the opportunity. The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) has grown tremendously in recent years and has been instrumental in enabling the technology industry in Georgia. I look forward to helping TAG continue innovation with Georgia’s technology community.
TAG has 66 active members on its board of directors representing large, medium and small companies across a multitude of Georgia’s technology sectors. Members of the BOD support TAG events and initiatives throughout the year and advocate on behalf of the organization. For a complete list of directors, visit: http://www.tagonline.org/board-of-directors.php.
Cirracore is a provider of VMware-based Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), Managed Cloud Services, and Cloud Backup serving a global customer base. Cirracore provides Virtual Private Data Centers with dedicated resource pools for customers that need tighter security and control in their cloud. Cirracore is carrier-neutral with access to 180+ network providers to provide “on-net” Enterprise Cloud resources that do not traverse the Internet.
Additionally, Cirracore provides white-label Enterprise Cloud services to major telecom carriers and solution providers that offer IaaS to their customer base. Visit Cirracore at cirracore.com
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, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.
The organization hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 35 professional societies. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.
For more information visit the TAG website at http://www.tagonline.org
To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.