Sun. Dec 4th, 2022

Black-owned companies throughout Georgia will quickly be capable to harness the procurement energy of the Expertise Affiliation of Georgia (TAG).

“TAG is a vital element of Georgia’s innovation ecosystem. As such, it’s our duty to advertise social justice and fairness in tech.” stated TAG president and CEO Larry Williams.

On Nov. 16, TAG introduced its inaugural TAG Join occasion. TAG Join will present a brand new venue for black tech entrepreneurs to entry helpful assets for his or her ventures.

The occasion will run just like the TV present Shark Tank. Designers will pitch their ideas to a panel of consumers.

“With TAG Join, we sit up for unleashing the ability of procurement to help the expansion of black-owned companies throughout our state,” Williams stated.

The occasion was orchestrated by TAG Bridge Builders, an initiative that goals to carry collectively the enterprise and expertise sectors to drive change and enhance the generational wealth of black households.

“By leveraging instruments to create wealth, domesticate future leaders, and strengthen communities, our mission is to broaden entry to buyer acquisition and enterprise capital to realize equality amongst Georgia’s numerous sphere of entrepreneurs,” stated Loretta Daniels, director of TAG Bridge Builders.

A number of Georgia expertise leaders will chair the occasion, together with:

Ann McDonald, director of enterprise improvement at Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

Louis Gump, president of Digital Present, LLC

Stephen Hassett

Larry Williams, president and CEO of TAG

TAG Join will happen on Jan. 24 from 1 to six p.m. at The Battery in Truist Park. Will probably be hosted by Comcast and people serious about attending are requested to register.

For extra data or to register, click on right here.

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