Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Finalists for 2015 Global Impact Awards

ATLANTA –April  8th, 2015– The Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Global Commerce Council announces the finalists for the sixth annual Global Impact Awards. The annual Global Impact Awards event honors international business excellence, innovation and leadership. The finalists are chosen by a selection committee comprised of MAC’s Global Commerce Council members.

A list of the categories and finalists of the Global Impact Awards are below:

Category: Foreign Investment
Finalist: IOU Central
Finalist: Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America
Finalist: Porsche Cars North America

Category: Global Business Growth
Finalist: Damballa
Finalist: Oka-B
Finalist: The Task Force for Global Health

Category: Global Partner
Finalist: Georgia Council for International Visitors (GCIV)
Finalist: Georgia Tech CIBER
Finalist: Hi-Rez Studios

Category: Innovation – given with Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
Finalist: OutSystems
Finalist: ParkMobile
Finalist: QSpex Technologies

Category: Global Impact
Recipient: JPMorgan Chase & Co.

“This year’s finalists represent the best in innovation and global mindsets. Through their work, these organizations are helping to elevate Atlanta’s status as a global metro and shaping the future of our region’s global ecosystem,” said Jorge Fernandez, vice president of global commerce at the Metro Atlanta Chamber.
The winners for the sixth annual Global Impact Awards will be announced at the Global Impact Awards luncheon on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at the Georgia Aquarium. This year’s keynote speaker will be Kat Cole, group president, FOCUS Brands Inc.

About the Metro Atlanta Chamber
The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) serves as a catalyst for a more prosperous and vibrant region. To advance economic growth and improve metro Atlanta’s quality of place, MAC is focused on starting, growing and recruiting companies to the 29-county metro Atlanta region. The Chamber is also focused on growing the region’s innovation economy by promoting and strengthening connections to drive Atlanta’s innovation and entrepreneurial culture. MAC is committed to being an active voice for the business community, serving as an advocate for a competitive business climate and telling Atlanta’s story. Visit our website at


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