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2015 TAG SSA Impact Awards Winners Announced
Awards recognize excellence in the region’s Software Industry.
ATLANTA (April 28, 2015) –TAG Southeastern Software Association (SSA), one of the founding members of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), announced the winners for the sixth annual TAG SSA Impact Awards.
The Impact Awards ceremony was held at the Hyatt Regency Suites in Marietta, Georgia on Thursday, April 23th, 2015. The Master of Ceremonies was Gary Dytor, CEO of It Works Recruitment; and Laurens Eckelboom Executive VP of Business Development at Parkmobile was the keynote speaker,
The Impact Awards recognize companies and their teams who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in bringing new technology solutions to the market. Unosquare, Allied Business Services, Quality Technology Services, TriNet, and Friend Hudak Harris, LLC were sponsors for the event.
This year’s winners were chosen from among 15 finalists in 5 categories:
- Technology Solutions Provider
Idology-Real-time and on-demand identity verification and fraud prevention solutions
- Independent Software Vendor
Clean Hands Safe Hands- Technology designed to help hospitals monitor and report hand hygiene compliance for staff and visitors.
- Corporate Internal Software Development
Medside Healthcare- Home healthcare and rehabilitation
- Where Georgia Leads: Mobility
InfoTycoon- Enterprise-class asset lifecycle management platform designed to address the specific needs of the multifamily real-estate industry.
Sensiotec Inc.- Biosensor and digital health technology
“The winners represent an extremely impressive group of companies driving the growth of the software industry here in Georgia,” said Christine Conrado, of IT Works Recruitment and TAG SSA Chair. "Each year we highlight a segment of the software industry where Georgia is positioned as a leader in the nation. This year, TAG SSA decided to spotlight Mobility for our Where Georgia Leads category."
The Southeast has a vibrant and growing software industry, and Georgia is the central hub. The nominees, applicants and finalists for this year’s SSA Impact Awards are excellent examples of software innovation and leadership, happening right here in Georgia,” said Conrado.
About TAG SSA
TAG SSA’s mission is to be the leading resource for software and information technology for executives and professionals to connect and develop business opportunities. The SSA strives to be the catalyst to drive economic growth of the software and information technology industry by attracting and supporting the advancement of innovative companies, talent and capital in the region. For more information visit: http://www.tagonline.org/tag-southeastern-software-association.php.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 28,000 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
To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.