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APPTEGA NAMED A TOP 40 INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY
"Technology Association of Georgia Honors 40 Companies for Innovation and Contributions to the State’s Technology Community"
ATLANTA — (January 22, 2019) — The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced Apptega as one of its Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia. TAG will recognize Apptega at The Summit 2019 event on February 11-12, 2019, at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
TAG’S Top 40 Awards recognize Georgia-based technology companies for their innovation, financial impact, and their efforts at spreading awareness of Georgia’s technology initiatives throughout the U.S. and globally.
“Apptega is honored to be recognized for the hard work of our colleagues, customers and partners who are passionate about transforming the cybersecurity industry,” said Armistead Whitney, CEO of Apptega. “Receiving this prestigious award is truly amazing.”
“The 2019 Top 40 finalists are an elite group of innovators who represent the very best of Georgia’s Technology community,” said Larry K. Williams, President and CEO of TAG. “The 2019 Top 40 finalists are shining examples of what makes our state such a hotbed for technology, and we applaud them for standing out as leaders in Georgia’s technology community.”
This year’s Top 40 were selected from among over 90 applications submitted by companies from across Georgia. Companies selected for the “Top 40” will be showcased in an exhibition at The Summit 2019.
“This year’s Top 40 was more competitive than ever,” said Dennis Zakas, chairperson of the Top 40 Selection Committee. “In our quest to showcase the most innovative companies in Georgia, we had to select from an incredibly impressive lineup of contenders. The companies that we selected this year are truly outstanding.”
This year’s event – the state’s largest technology showcase – will feature internationally recognized keynote speakers, including Guy Kawasaki, while honoring each of the Top 40 Innovative Georgia Companies along with 30 breakout sessions on global tech trends, and a two-day exhibitor showcase.
Apptega is committed to making cybersecurity easier and more accessible for everyone. By using technology to unify, track and report cybersecurity processes, we help organizations of all sizes stay protected and compliant. Apptega was founded in early 2017 by American entrepreneur Armistead Whitney and is headquartered in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.apptega.com.
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, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that fuels the innovation economy.
Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive. For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org or TAG’s community website at http://www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed