Technology Association of Georgia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2016 EXCALIBUR AWARDS NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS AND Applications
Awards Recognize Georgia’s Most Innovative Tech-Enabled Companies and Organizations
ATLANTA (August 11, 2016) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is now accepting applications and nominations for the 2016 Excalibur Awards. These annual awards recognize Georgia companies and organizations that demonstrate the best use of technology, typically provided by a third-party, to solve complex issues and processes in business and education. Tech-enabled companies that develop their own non-commercial technology solutions to enhance their organization are also encouraged to apply.
Applications will be accepted until September 9, 2016, after which, Semi-Finalists will be selected by the Excalibur Judging Committee. Companies selected as semi-finalists will then be required to meet with the judges for interviewing process.
The winning companies will be recognized in one of five categories:
· Small Companies
· Mid-sized Companies
· Enterprise Companies
· Educational Organizations
· Most Creative Solution
“At TAG, we focus a lot of effort on promoting companies who are creating new technologies, but it is also important to recognize the businesses and organizations that are innovating through the use of these technologies,” said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. “We encourage tech-enabled companies and organizations of all sizes to consider applying for the 2016 awards and we look forward to shining a spotlight on the innovative spirit inherent in Georgia’s businesses, schools and organizations.”
The Excalibur Awards ceremony will be held October 21, 2016 at the Georgia Aquarium located at 225 Baker Street in Atlanta.
To apply visit: https://tagonline.wufoo.com/forms/xewvr7c071lkyt/
If you would like to nominate a company, please visit: https://tagonline.wufoo.com/forms/xpaljpu1om6x81/
Follow the conversation on Twitter by following the hashtag #TAGExcalibur.
To learn more visit: http://www.tagonline.org/events/excalibur-awards/
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 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. For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org.