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Hub Magazine Releases Georgia’s 2017 Transportation Technology Game Changers

Technology Association of Georgia publication lists Who’s Who in Transportation Innovation.


ATLANTA (December 12, 2017) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation, recently released its Georgia Game Changers: Who’s Who in Transportation Technology list in the latest issue of the organization’s Hub Magazine.   


The list identifies key players from the state’s technology-focused transportation companies who are driving innovation the industry.  Executives that made the 2017 list include:


  • Brian Greaves

Director of Product and Channel Management,

AT&T Internet of Things Solutions 


  • Phil Horlock


Blue Bird Corporation


  • Nicole M. Jones

Global Innovation Leader

Delta Air Lines 


  • Don Panoz,

Chairman and Co-Founder

Green4U Technologies, Inc.


  • Torrey Kirby

Interim AGM of Technology/CIO

Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority


  • John Avery

Engineering Group Manager

Panasonic Automotive Systems


  • John Ziglar




  • Steve Howard

Camden County Administrator and Project Lead

Spaceport Camden


  • Kevin Holleran

President and CEO

Textron Specialized Vehicles


  • Mike McQuary (“McQ”)


Wheego Technologies, Inc.



 Transportation Technology is an emerging tech sector in Georgia. The state is home to the world’s busiest airport, the nation’s eighth busiest subway system, four auto manufacturers, and the North American headquarters for two major car companies and 6 transportation-tech focused innovation centers. The Transportation Technology issue of Hub Magazine focuses on the innovators and companies that are driving the sector in the Peach State.    


The issue also features Cox Automotive SVP, Amy Mills on the cover and profiles the tech scenes of Metro Atlanta’s Aerotropolis region; showcases startups in transportation tech and provides a recap of the biggest technology headlines, news and more.


View the digital version of the magazine at or here:


 About Hub Magazine


Hub Magazine features timely news, ideas, people and trends that are at the intersection of Georgia’s Emerging technology community. Published quarterly, HUB Magazine reaches a potential 50,000 + subscribers via print and digital distribution. The publication is the print component of Hub, which is the multimedia brand of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation. Learn more at:


About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)


TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 35,000 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 33 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 or TAG’s community website at . To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit





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