$10,000 1st Place & $5,000 2nd Place Competition Prizes!

TAG INVEST CONNECT is an annual event that connects minority tech entrepreneurs (BIPOC and other disadvantaged Georgians) with the opportunity to pitch to investors looking for innovative startups.
This event is open to minority technology business start-ups stages ranging from pre-seed to seed.
An exclusive event connecting investors with minority tech entrepreneurs. These early-stage Georgia-based startups will have an opportunity to connect with 40+ top-tier investors in this dynamic event.
TAG Invest Connect Finalist

2023 TAG Invest Connect Panel Judges

Avoilan Bingham
General Manager

Drive Capital

Tamira Carter
Director of Operations

FP Omni Technologies, Inc.

Michael Davis


Levar Haffoney
Managing Partner

Vedere Capital

Larry McHugh

Atlanta Angel Investor

Alan taetle
General Partner

Noro-Moseley Partners

Catina Wilson
Head of Innovation, Growth, & Strategic Partnerships


Co-Chair and Committee Members

Larry McHugh

Angel Investor

Marcelo Bernal


Avoilan Bingham
General Manager

Drive Capital

Dr. Loretta Daniels
Director, Bridge Builders

Technology Association of Georgia

Ann McDonald
Director, Business Development

Morris, Manning, & Martin, LLP

Joe Radest
Managing Partner

Radest Ventures Inc.

Alan Taetle
General Partner

Noro-Moseley Partners

Bridge Builders Advisory Board