C-Level forum to scale companies:  Venture Capital, Private Equity, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Alliances

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Over the past 10 years, Georgia companies have: raised $8.8 Billion in Venture Capital; $1.8 Billion in 2019 alone; attracted over $100 Billion in Private Equity; and transacted nearly $200 Billion in M&A deals.  Learn More

Mission

  • Provide a Forum for Industry thought Leaders to share the latest real-world insights and best-practices in the implementation of corporate development strategies and initiatives.
  • Career Development and networking opportunities with like-minded business professionals.

Audience

  • Enterprise & Startup Executives responsible for: Corporate Development, Strategy & Planning, Partnerships & Alliances and Legal & Regulatory.
  • Professional Services firms: Attorneys, Business Brokers, Investment Bankers, M&A Advisors and Management Consultants.

Background

TAG Corporate Development was created by senior Industry leaders from IBM Corp. and Morris, Manning & Martin LLP, one of the leading technology law firms in the country.


Featured C-Level speakers: Chairman IBM Global Acquisitions Committee (NYSE: IBM); CEO AT&T Intellectual Property (NYSE: T); CEO SecureWorks (NASDAQ: SCWX); CEO Paymetric (NYSE: VNTV); CEO Kabbage (SoftBank); CFO EarthLink (NASDAQ: ELNK); COO The Weather Company (NYSE: IBM); CSO Assurant (NYSE: AIZ); President Sprint (NYSE: S); President Aflac Ventures (NYSE: AFL); MD Intel Capital (NASDAQ: INTC); MD Hewlett Packard Ventures (NYSE: HPQ); MD UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund (NYSE: UPS); Georgia Secretary of State (Georgia); CEO Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC); President Atlanta Technology Angels (ATA).

CXO Series:
C-suite insights on the journey in rapidly scaling a business. Profiled high-growth companies: Cloud Sherpas; Cardlytics; Kabbage; SecureWorks; Paymetric; SalesLoft.
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Corporate Development Society Board

Ned Hill
Board Chair

Signature Bank

Courtney Stough
Vice Chair

Parallel Brands, Inc.

Marc Borrelli
Past Chair

Kaizen Solutions LLC

Jim Forbes
Past Chair

Vizzia Technologies

Georgi Gullia
Past Vice-Chair

Cherry Bekaert LLP

Spencer Boice

Cox

Christy Brown

LaunchPad2X

Thiago Correa

Aaron's

Dustin Drees

BIP Capital

Nancy Halwig

BBVA

Robert Kerr

Deloitte

Kyle Schickner

Croft & Bender

Tim Sweeney

CUBE

Maria Velissaris

SteelSky Ventures

Recent Corporate Development News

InSight Digital Summit 2020 Presented by Convergint Technologies

November 17th-19th, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM CST Daily

InSight Digital Summit, hosted by Convergint Technologies, is an exclusive virtual trade show event. This fully immersive digital summit will allow for a traditional trade show experience live from the comfort of your own home or office.

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TER to Host Virtual Event with Past Imlay Leadership Award Recipients

The Technology Executives Roundtable (TER), an organization of more than 120 Georgia technology leaders, will host Tech Leadership Lessons for 2021: Atlanta’s Tech Leaders & Former Imlay Leadership Award Recipients Share their Keys to Success in 2021. This virtual event will take place from 8-9:30 a.m. Nov. 17.

The John Imlay Leadership Award recognizes and celebrates individuals who have shown exceptional leadership on behalf of the Georgia high-tech community. It honors the late John Imlay, Jr., former chairman of Imlay Investments, who is credited with helping create two of Atlanta’s biggest tech industries – software and internet security.

During the conference, attendees will hear success stories, thoughts about future tech trends, and lessons learned from John Imlay. Additionally, event participants will be able to gain insights from these nationally recognized tech leaders and can ask questions about how to grow their organizations in the COVID-19 world and post-pandemic.

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Google for Startups Black Founders Fund Awards $2.35 Million to Atlanta Metro Atlanta Entrepreneurs

35 Black-owned businesses in Georgia will receive non-dilutive cash awards as part of Google’s commitment to support promising Black founders.

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