Technology Association of Georgia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Top 5 Selected for TAG Battle of the Bands
Online Voting decide tech community competitors for musical event on May 1st.
ATLANTA (April 22, 2014) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) in partnership with the TAG Digital Media and Entertainment Society today announced bands that have been selected via online voting for the first inaugural TAG Battle of the Bands competition. The following Top 5 Bands were selected via online voting which concluded on Monday April 21st:
Ÿ The Fiascos
Ÿ Mes Amis
Ÿ Project Detour
Ÿ Tullamore Road
The Top 5 will perform live on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at Opera Atlanta Event Center in Atlanta (Midtown Area). A panel of celebrity judges will select the Top 3 bands at the live event. Event attendees will have the opportunity to cast their vote for “People’s Choice” winner, to be announced at the conclusion of the live event on May 1st.
TAG Battle of the Bands is a unique musical competition featuring bands made up of Georgia's most talented and creative technologists. Band members do not have to be professionals; just lovers of music! Applications were submitted from 16 bands spanning different genres with each band posting their own music video on TAG TV at: http://tagtvonline.com/tag-events/2014-battle-of-the-bands .
There is still time to buy tickets for the live inaugural TAG Battle of the Bands competition and Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the May 1st event.
Find out more by contacting email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org at 404-817-3333.
Follow the conversation on Twitter through #TAGBattle.
About TAG Digital Media and Entertainment Society
The TAG Digital Media and Entertainment Society's mission is to help people and support companies embrace convergence, learn about the latest trends, and find investors interest in helping them grow. Anyone looking to create content, deliver or consume online entertainment will find membership in TAG Digital Media and Entertainment beneficial.
For more information visit: http://www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/entertainment/.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 22,000 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. 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 or TAG’s community website at www.TAGthink.com.
To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.