For Immediate Release
TAG to Discuss the State of the Technology Industry in Georgia and Augusta
Where Georgia Leads Map for Greater Augusta Region will also be unveiled at event to be held at the Development Authority of Columbia County on May 27th
ATLANTA (May 19, 2015) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), and the TAG Greater Augusta chapter will be presenting its annual 2015 State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia Report on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Development Authority of Columbia County from 4:30-6:00p.m.
Tino Mantella, TAG President/CEO at TAG will discuss the findings from TAG’s 2015 State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia Report, including the industry’s economic impact on the state of Georgia.
“Technology plays a significant role in Georgia’s economy, as evidenced through our economic impact study this year,” said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. “Our goal through this panel and other road show events across the state is to raise awareness about the increasing importance of technology to the state of Georgia and to help our state come together to foster an environment that drives Georgia to become one of the leading states in the nation for technology.”
In addition to the report, TAG will also unveil its official Where Georgia Leads (WGL) Map for the Greater Augusta Region. Technology leaders from the around the area are invited to come out and see if their company is identified on the map, as well as learn about the state’s technology industry.
The State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia is TAG’s annual industry report to benchmark the growth of Georgia’s technology industry against previous years and other top technology states. Primary and secondary research is conducted by Internet Decisions, LLC., including TAG’s annual Technology Decision-Makers Survey which polls top executives from more than 120 state technology companies about their plans to hire, expand and invest in their Georgia operations.
To register for the event, please visit: https://www.123signup.com/event?id=ykkjh
About TAG Augusta Chapter
The TAG Augusta Chapter includes over 460 individual and organizational members. TAG strives to educate, unite, promote, and influence Georgia's technology community in the Richmond, Burke, Columbia, McDuffie, and other surrounding counties that make up the greater Augusta area.
Learn more: http://www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/augusta/
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 hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies.
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.
For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org.