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C-Level forum to scale companies:  
Venture Capital, Private Equity, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Alliances

Over the past 10 years, Georgia companies have: raised $5.5 Billion in Venture Capital; attracted $16 Billion in Private Equity; and transacted $180 Billion in M&A deals. In each of the last 2 years, Atlanta has outpaced Austin, San Diego, Research Triangle, and Denver/Boulder in attracting private investment dollars and total M&A deals. Click here to learn more.

Our Mission
• Provide a Forum for Industry thought Leaders to share the latest real-world insights and best-practices in the implementation of corporate development strategies and initiatives.
• Career Development and networking opportunities with like-minded business professionals.

Our Audience
• Enterprise & Startup Executives responsible for: Corporate Development, Strategy & Planning,
Partnerships & Alliances and Legal & Regulatory.
• Professional Services firms: Attorneys, Business Brokers, Investment Bankers, M&A Advisors and Management Consultants.

• TAG Corporate Development was created by senior Industry leaders from IBM Corp. and Morris, Manning & Martin LLP, one of the leading technology law firms in the country.

• Featured C-Level speakers: Chairman IBM Global Acquisitions Committee (NYSE: IBM); CEO AT&T Intellectual Property (NYSE: T); CEO SecureWorks (NASDAQ: SCWX); CEO Paymetric (NYSE: VNTV); CEO Kabbage (SoftBank); CFO EarthLink (NASDAQ: ELNK); COO The Weather Company (NYSE: IBM); CSO Assurant (NYSE: AIZ); President Sprint (NYSE: S); President Aflac Ventures (NYSE: AFL); MD Intel Capital (NASDAQ: INTC); MD Hewlett Packard Ventures (NYSE: HPQ); MD UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund (NYSE: UPS); Georgia Secretary of State (Georgia); CEO Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC); President Atlanta Technology Angels (ATA).

• CXOs Series (annual signature event) C-suite insights on the journey in rapidly scaling a business. Profiled high-growth companies: Cloud Sherpas; Cardlytics; Kabbage; SecureWorks; Paymetric.

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Upcoming Events

Corporate Development


TAG Corp Dev Presents: SalesLoft CxOs: From Startup to #7 Fastest Growing Tech Company

TAG Corp Dev Presents: SalesLoft CxOs: From Startup to #7 Fastest Growing Tech Company

SalesLoft has grown sales by more than 800% in the past two years and was named the 7th fastest-growing technology company in North America by Deloitte (second year in a row). SalesLoft raised a $50M Series-C round in 2018 (total funding $75M). Investors include LinkedIn, Insight Venture Partners Emergence Capital, TechOperators and Tom Noonan. Customers include Cisco, Dell, MuleSoft and Square.  Based in midtown Atlanta (with offices in New York, San Francisco, Guadalajara and London), SalesLoft was recognized as the #1 best place to work in Atlanta (two years in a row).

TAG ‘CxOs’ (annual signature event) profiles high-growth Atlanta technology companies. C-level executives share their insights on the journey in rapidly scaling the business. Profiled companies: Cloud Sherpas; Cardlytics; Kabbage; SecureWorks; and Paymetric.

May 23, 2019
12:00 - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - Registration & Networking
12:30 PM - Lunch & Panel Discussion
1:30 PM - Q&A, Event Conclusion

191 Peachtree Street NE, Floor 6
Atlanta, GA  30303

Members: $25
Non-Members: $45


Kyle Porter
Co-Founder & CEO

Chad Gold
Chief Financial Officer

Sydney Sloan
Chief Marketing Officer

Scott Mitchell
Chief Technology Officer


Titania Jordan
CMO & Chief Parent Officers

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower Garage
25 Ellis Street NE Atlanta, GA  30303

MARTA: Peachtree Center Station 
As you exit the train, there are signs directing you to the 191 Peachtree Tower and/or the Ritz Carlton Hotel



Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 PM to
Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:30 PM


191 Peachtree St NE Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30303-1740 US
191 Peachtree St NE Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30303-1740
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