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TAG Reveals 2013 Excalibur Award Winners

Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Unveiled Winners at special ceremony

ATLANTA (October 18th, 2013) – The winners  of the 2013 TAG Excalibur Awards were announced Friday during a special ceremony at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel that attracted an audience of more than 400 leaders from Georgia’s business community.

The Annual TAG Excalibur Awards celebrates Georgia companies and organizations that demonstrate the best use of technology, typically developed in-house or provided by a third-party, to solve complex issues and processes that impact their operations.

This year’s award winners were selected in 5 categories:




KSU improved its alumni contributions with a unique integrated web and mobile solution.




AchieveIT automated their marketing content and sales lead efforts through the unconventional use of an email marketing solution.




Mercedes-Benz Buckhead used RFID technology to instantly recognize and service their incoming customers as well as give them the “Star” treatment by projecting their name on flat screens throughout their facility.



UPS for its use of expansive fleet telematics and advanced algorithms to gather and calculate countless amounts of data for one of the world’s largest operations research projects.





The National Monuments Foundation makes use of interactive environments to build community consensus for its projects.


“We are truly pleased to honor the recipients of the 2013 Excalibur Awards,” said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. “We believe celebrating these tech-enabled companies and organizations strengthens our message of Georgia’s emerging position as a national leader in technology.”

The TAG Excalibur Awards is presented by the Technology Association of Georgia in collaboration with the TAG Business and Technology Alliance (B&TA).

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About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 21,000 members and hosting over 200 events each year. TAG serves as an umbrella organization for 33 industry societies, each of which provides rich content for TAG constituents. 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. For more information visit the TAG website at or TAG’s community website at




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