ATLANTA (February 29, 2016) - The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) today announced the Top 10 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia. These companies were singled out from the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies announced last week for showing the highest degree of innovation, the broadest scope and financial impact of their innovations and the greatest effect of such innovation in promoting Georgia's technology industry throughout the U.S. and globally.
The 2016 Top 10 Innovative Companies are:
Cox Automotive, Atlanta (Dunwoody)
Cox Automotive empowers its clients to thrive in a rapidly changing automotive marketplace by delivering a complete and connected automotive ecosystem, customer obsessed culture and ever-evolving leading brands.
Elemica, Atlanta Perimeter
Supply chains are about getting the right products to the right places at the right times Elemica’s patented next-generation network and Universal Business Document enables an infinite variety of buyers, suppliers and carriers to reliably communicate, resulting in commerce of half a trillion annually.
Hirewire, Atlanta (ATV)
Hirewire is an on-demand hiring marketplace where hourly job seekers and employers can connect on-demand using their mobile device. Our goal at Hirewire is to empower people by giving them access to options and opportunities. By simply building a profile, employers can search and contact job seekers with job openings allowing allowing them to find a job, find a second job, find a better job, or even supplement their income with gigs during their down time.
nuvizz, Inc, Atlanta (Northwest Atlanta)
nuVizz, Inc. is an Enterprise Mobile Software company focused on logistics and transportation. nuVizz provides mobile SaaS solutions for managing delivery and transportation in multiple verticals – freight, courier, delivery of goods and services, movement of people and vehicles and more.
Pointivo is revolutionizing multiple industries by creating dimensionally accurate 3D models from video captured by phone or drone. We are the only solution that generates accurate 3D models of any environment using any camera – no laser scanners or special hardware required.
rented., Midtown Atlanta
rented.com is professionalizing the sharing economy and making it easier than ever for owners to generate income from their second homes.
Rimidi Diabetes, Atlanta, Westside
Rimidi is a digital health company that empowers healthcare systems to deliver more efficient care to patients with diabetes, improve patient quality of life, and decrease the financial burden of diabetes to the system and patients.
Springbot, Inc., Midtown Atlanta
Springbot delivers an eCommerce marketing platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses and has combined the power of marketing automation and marketing analytics to deliver its Marketing Robotics service.
Urjanet’s mission is to provide the world with easy access to automated utility data. Our cloud-based platform connects directly to utilities to seamlessly acquire and normalize disparate utility bill and interval data.
UserIQ is transforming the way B2B SaaS companies communicate with their customers by combining user insight with intelligent engagement to deliver the right message to the right user at the right time.
Wellcentive Inc., Alpharetta
Wellcentive has driven quality improvement, revenue growth, and business transformation for providers, health systems, employers, and payers transitioning to value-based care.
"The Top 10 awards are given to an elite group of companies whose products and solutions are not only changing their respective industries, they are also putting Georgia on the map as a state where technology innovation can thrive," said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. "We applaud each of these companies for standing out as leaders in Georgia's technology community and look forward to showcasing them at our annual Georgia Technology Summit."
"The competition for Top 10 recognition was so fierce that, for the first time, we had no choice but to select 11 winners!" said Dennis Zakas, a partner and founder of Zakas & Leonard, LLP, CEO of zinc., and chairperson of the Top 40 Selection Committee. “These companies, which represent a number of verticals, demonstrate the strength of Georgia's technology industry. Their innovations will continue to have a significant impact for many years to come."
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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 www.tagonline.org
To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.