Georgia is headquarters or a major operations hub for many of the world's leading smart grid related companies and organizations. Through the efforts of the TAG Smart Grid Society and this all volunteer board, TAG will seek to foster a growth environment that will accelerate Georgia's leadership role in the global Smart Grid marketplace.
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 30, 2009
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) announced that Brendan Thompson, General Manager of CTS, joined the Board of Directors for its newly formed Smart Grid society. The mission of the TAG Smart Grid society is to educate, enlighten, and accelerate the development of Smart Grid in Georgia by exploring key technologies and collaborations necessary to drive Smart Grid systems into reality.
Regarding the formation of the Smart Grid Society, TAG President Tino Mantella remarked, "Georgia is headquarters or a major operations hub for many of the world's leading smart grid related companies and organizations. Through the efforts of the TAG Smart Grid Society and this all volunteer board, TAG will seek to foster a growth environment that will accelerate Georgia's leadership role in the global Smart Grid marketplace."
The TAG Smart Grid Society presented the society's goals, objectives, board members, and calendar of events at an informational breakfast briefing on September 30, 2009. The board also provided a summary introduction to the drivers and major components of the Smart Grid at this event.
About Technology Association of Georgia:
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is a 6,000 member-strong organization whose mission is to support its members by generating opportunities for personal, professional, and business growth. By forging strategic alliances, TAG serves as a primary catalyst to foster a rich environment for economic development in Georgia's technology community. TAG is made up of members from over 1000 Georgia-based companies, affiliated technology and business organizations. For more information on TAG, visit http://www.tagonline.org/.
CTS is an IT professional services firm headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama with offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Mobile, Alabama.
Our vision is to build a world-class Information Technology Professional Services organization. We expect every experience with our clients, employees, and other stakeholders to reflect our passion for excellence.
Founded in 1993, CTS has built a reputation on a focused engineering approach to building software solutions and emphasizing quality in all project activities.
Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, CTS also operates offices in Mobile, Alabama and Atlanta, Georgia. Our 150 employees, 100 of whom are engineers and 120 clients together comprise a formidable technology partnership network.
From the beginning, our Software Quality Assurance (SQA) function has been considered as important to the success of the company as our software development function.
CTS looks forward to expanding our service territory in future years by strategically targeting other geographies and establishing local offices in those regions.
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