ATLANTA- (June 29, 2016) –The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, was recognized by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as having one of the five best professional cubs for millennials in Atlanta. TAG Young Professionals, one of the most active societies within TAG, “enables members to expand their network and find worthwhile opportunities to volunteer and to receive support beyond work” through monthly events featuring keynote speakers and renowned panelists.
TAG Young Professionals, led by board chair Jake Jones of Cherry Bekaert, has focused this year on content-driven events to help millennials in Atlanta stay at the forefront of various trends in the workplace. Cybersecurity, office culture, and online reputation management are just a few of the topics that TAG Young Professionals has focused on this year. TAG Young Professionals’ next event is coming up on September 22nd - the 2nd Annual One in a Millennial Awards, honoring a variety of millennials within the technology field around Atlanta.
Individuals interested in learning more or to sign up for any TAG Young Professionals events can visit us at www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/young-professionals/
About TAG Young Professionals
The mission of TAG Young Professionals involves three core items: to create a place where self-motivated technology professionals can join each other in an environment that fosters networking and the exchange of ideas, to aid your professional development by giving you the tools and guidance necessary to get everything you can out of your career, To bring top technology executives to TAG Young Professional’s events, so that they can find their company’s next rock star.
TAG Young Professionals brings in top talent to share their experiences and offer guidance and inspiration to you. The society covers topics such as: mentorship, resume tweaks, effective networking, where to give your time outside the office, and more. The events give young professionals the opportunity to speak with Directors, VP’s and C-level executives about their path to the top and how it translates to your personal career development. TAG Young Professionals is here to help you develop your career and expand your horizons, while making lasting friendships along the way.
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.