Converge will honor top companies and organizations that embrace and embody inclusion and serve as stewards of our community fostering innovation. We will also celebrate one of the highest honors in Georgia’s technology community of Diversity and Inclusion leader of the year. Nomination are open through Oct 23, 2020.

  • Innovations must be targeted at the greater of the company/organization
  • Nominees must be currently present or committed to relocating to Georgia
  • Nominees must be present for virtual Converge event on November 9-10, 2020


Criteria

2020 Inclusion Innovator of the Year

TAG Diversity and Inclusion is committed to honoring those companies who have demonstrated exceptional efforts to advance diversity and inclusion within their organizations, and to embrace the excellence of all employees to achieve positive outcomes in both the workplace and in the community.

2020 D&I Leader of the Year

TAG Diversity and Inclusion is committed to honoring those individuals who have demonstrated exceptional efforts to advance diversity and inclusion within their organizations, and to embrace the excellence of all employees to achieve positive outcomes in both the workplace and in the community.

2020 Finalists

Inclusion Innovator of the Year - Small & Mid-Market

Hire Ground
Holberg Financial
Jabian Consulting - WINNER
Pyramid Consulting

Inclusion Innovator of the Year – Large & Enterprise

Fiserv
MailChimp
Truist Financial
VMware - WINNER

Inclusion Innovator of the Year - Nonprofit & Education

Communities in Schools
INROADS, Inc
Russell Center for Innovation
Tech Sassy Girlz - WINNER

D&I Leader of the Year

Paquel Austin, VP Vice President Engineering and Release Management, Deluxe
Gail Burgos, Senior Diversity and Inclusion Manager, TSYS - WINNER
Maria Lemus, Global Cloud Sales Program Manager & Diversity and Inclusion Leader, VMware

D&I Global Executive of the Year

Charlene Thomas, Chief Human Resources Officer, UPS
will be honored as Diversity and Inclusion Global Executive of the Year for her broad range of accomplishments and contributions across UPS and its global ecosystem.

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2020 Sponsors

accenture ATDC Beazer Homes City of Atlanta Comcast Business Earthlink eHire EY FLEETCOR Genuine Parts Google Logility Manhattan Associates NCR Pyramid Consulting Southern Company Gas State Farm Synovus warnermedia