Atlanta, GA (PressExposure) October 03, 2012 -- ATLANTA (September 21, 2012) - In October 28, TAG Southeastern Software Association (SSA), one of the founding members of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), announced the winners for the 2012 TAG SSA Impact Awards. Demonstrating superlative, innovative leadership in the technology industry, TAG SSA Impact Award winners have developed exciting software solutions with a meaningful impact on their business, their customers or their community.
This year's winners include Manheim for Corporate IT Group, AirWatch for Independent Software Vendor, Liaison Technologies for Technology Solutions Company, Acculynk for Where Georgia Leads in Financial Technology, and Rately for Emerging Megatrend.
"This year's winners reinforce that Georgia is continuing to grow its leadership position in the Southeast and in the nation in terms of technology and software innovation," said Kevin George, TAG SSA Chair. "I am delighted see the TAG SSA Impact Awards generate a record number of nominations, applications, and ultimately be presented to such outstanding companies at our third annual awards ceremony. The future of the software industry in the Southeast looks bright, and Georgia is the hub of the software industry in the Southeast."
The TAG SSA Impact Awards were held on Sept. 12, 2012, at the historic Defoor Centre with Barry McCarthy, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Financial Institutions at FiServ giving the key note speech. Also speaking at the event was Tino Mantella, President of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), and master of ceremonies Richard Warner, CEO of What's Up Interactive.
Event sponsors included Morris, Manning & Martin, Compuware, Partners Consulting, Infor, Quality Technology Services, and Primus Software.
About TAG SSA
TAG SSA's mission is to be the leading resource for software and information technology for executives and professionals to connect and develop business opportunities. The SSA strives to be the catalyst to drive economic growth of the software and information technology industry by attracting and supporting the advancement of innovative companies, talent and capital in the region. For more information visit: tagonline.org/tag-southeastern-software-association.php.
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 17,800 members and hosting over 200 events each year. TAG serves as an umbrella organization for 31 industry societies, each of which provides rich content for TAG constituents. TAG's mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia's technology community [http://tagthink.com/] to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy. The association provides members with access to networking and educational programs; recognizes and promotes Georgia's technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state's economic climate for technology. Additionally, the TAG Education [http://tagthink.com/5-press-releases.html] Collaborative (TAG's charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive. For more information visit the TAG website at tagonline.org or TAG's community technology center [http://tagthink.com/] website at TAGthink.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.