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Technology Association of Georgia
Tony Cooper
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Cobb County’s Cutting Edge Technology Community Profiled in Hub Magazine

 Vibrant tech scene in Metro Atlanta County featured in the latest issue published by the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG).

 

ATLANTA ( August 10, 2015) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation, recently profiled the emerging tech scene in Cobb County in the latest issue of Hub Magazine.  

The article “Cobb on the Cutting Edge” was written by Amy Selby, Cobb Chamber and appears in the magazine’s Hub City feature which offers a glimpse of the communities that make up Georgia’s technology industry. Communities that are profiled each issue are able to showcase the unique attributes, businesses, endeavors and successes that make them a “Hub City” for technology in Georgia.

Selby’s article highlighted the county’s emergence as a hot spot for hospitality technology. Travelport, Lockheed Martin and SITA have a presence in the county as well as high tech venues like the Cobb Energy Center, The Cobb Galleria and SunTrust Park--the future home of the Atlanta Braves. Cobb-based companies like The Home Depot and The Weather Company will also be joined by soon-to-be relocated Central Division headquarters for Comcast Corp.

View the digital version of Hub Magazine here: http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/952026

In addition to the profile on Cobb, the issue features articles from a number of tech companies with a presence in the county including SITA and Travelport.   The issue also features a cover article by Eric Pearson, Executive VP & CIO, Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG); Airbnb’s Co-Founder and Georgia native Joe Gebbia; Debra Cannon, Ph.D., Director at the Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality Administration at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University.

 

 

About Hub Magazine

Hub Magazine features timely news, ideas, people and trends that are at the intersection of Georgia’s Emerging technology community. Hub Magazine is the print component of Hub Media--the multimedia brand of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation. Reaching more than 28,000 technologists each issue, Hub Magazine is the only statewide publication that’s exclusively dedicated to Georgia’s vibrant Technology community. 

Learn more at: www.hubga.com

 

 

About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 28,000 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 association 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 over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies.

 

For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org

 

*IMAGE: Cobb County’s Galleria Area. |COURTESY: Cobb Chamber

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