FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TAG Unveils Financial Technology Issue of Hub Magazine
Jeff Sloan, Global Payments CEO Featured on Cover
ATLANTA (February 18th, 2015) –The latest issue of Hub Magazine, was released today with Jeff Sloan, Chief Executive Officer of Atlanta-based Global Payments, on the cover. The magazine was unveiled at a special ceremony held at the Herman Miller Showroom in Atlanta’s Midtown West area.
As one of the largest payment solutions providers in the world, Global Payments serves over 1.5 million merchants and conducts business in 28 countries throughout North America, Brazil, Europe and the Asia Pacific Region.
Global Payment’s Sloan penned the feature article for the current issue of Hub Magazine entitled: “SERVICE. DRIVEN. COMMERCE”. The article is one of several in the issue that is focused on Georgia’s Financial Technology sector.
Financial Technology (FinTech) is a unique line of business that involves the design, development, creation, use and maintenance of information systems for a whole range of financial transactions and related enterprises and their consumers.
The FinTech issue of Hub Magazine offers a glimpse of the industry in Georgia which is recognized as one of the leading Financial Technology capitals in the nation. The sector produces more than $34 Billion annually, and employs 25,000 in the state and over 135,000 globally.
Additional industry thought leaders are also featured in the issue including:
- Scott Mills, William Mills Agency
- Sean Banks, TTV Capital
- Tony Gallippi, BitPay
- Jenny Nelson, Cardlytics
- James Livingston, River Valley Regional Commission
The issue also profiles the emerging tech scene in Columbus, Georgia, showcases Georgia’s crowdfunding companies, and provides a recap of the biggest technology headlines, TAG News and more.
View the digital version of the magazine here:
Hub Magazine is the print component of Hub, which is the multimedia brand of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation. The magazine is the only statewide publication that’s exclusively dedicated to Georgia’s vibrant Technology community.
About Hub Magazine
Hub Magazine features timely news, ideas, people and trends that are at the intersection of Georgia’s Emerging technology community. Published quarterly, HUB Magazine reaches a potential 26,000 + subscribers via print and digital distribution. Learn more at: www.hubga.com
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 26,000 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