TAG Smart Energy Society Names Award Finalists


The Awards Banquet celebrates the achievements of individuals, businesses and institutions in 2015.

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Smart Energy Society announced the six finalists for the 2016 Awards Banquet today. The event celebrates successes in growing Georgia’s Smart Energy sector and showcases the contributions of each finalist. The banquet is inside the Georgia Tech Wardlaw Building (177 North Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30332) on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 6-8 pm Eastern.

Awards will be given out to individuals, businesses, and institutions that have shown dynamic leadership in the past year.

The finalists are (by category):

Company of the Year Award:


Green Power EMC

Professional of the Year Award:

Mike Dudgeon - Georgia House of Representative for District 25 & CTO for Hirez Studios

Kimberly Greene - Chief Operating Officer and EVP at Southern Company

Institution of the Year Award:

Georgia Institute of Technology

Emory University

In addition to the Awards presentation, special guests who participated as either a panelists or speaker at previous TAG Smart Energy conferences will be recognized. This event is an excellent forum to network with like-minded leaders and enthusiast in the smart energy sphere.

For more information, contact Joseph Santoro at Joseph@tagonline.org or 404.526.6049

Thank you to our event sponsor: Oglethorpe Power Corporation

For registration and more information on each award, visit: http://bit.ly/1QZ4JhZ

About TAG Smart Energy

The mission of the Smart Energy Society is to drive the Smart Energy Economy and job growth in Georgia. The society serves as a platform to educate, promote and accelerate the implementation and development of energy efficient solutions through cooperation and innovation.

Learn more at: http://www.tagonline.org/chapters-and-societies/smart-energy/

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 http://www.tagonline.org/

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