TAG Diversity, Equity 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 – regardless of race, faith, religion, gender, gender identity, military status, sexual orientation, age, disability or culture – to achieve positive outcomes in both the workplace and in the community.

TAG DE&I Awards promotes and celebrates the inclusive technology community throughout Georgia. Applicants are open to any company, organization and leader located in Georgia. Additional consideration is given to current TAG members.

Award winners will be announced at CONVERGE on November 1, 2021


2021 DE&I Tech Impact Leader (Individual)

Recognizes a CHRO, Chief Innovation Officer, Chief Diversity Officer or equivalent throughout Georgia in government, education or non-profit sector who has primary leadership in technology Diversity, Equity and Inclusion programs and projects.

2021 Finalists

  • WINNER: Chloe Barzey, Accenture
  • Adam Moore, Truist
  • Dr. Kendra Lewis Strickland, Georgia Tech

2021 DE&I Emerging Tech Leaders of the Year (Individuals)

Recognizes a rising leader in any type or size Georgia organization who demonstrated leadership in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion technology programs and projects. Applicants are individuals with high potential to be a future leader, but is not currently in one of the top roles in their organization.

2021 Finalists

  • WINNER: Collen Reedy, Accenture
  • Arielle Perez, Cox Enterprises
  • LaShaun Solomon, NBCUniversal

2021 Inclusive Technology Leadership Award (Company)

Inclusive Technology Leaderships will recognize a program or project that promotes diversity, equity and inclusion in technology.

2021 Finalists

  • WINNER: Pyramid Consulting, Inc.
  • Elavon


2021 Sponsors

accenture AT&T now WarnerMedia ATDC Beazer Homes City of Atlanta Comcast Business Earthlink eHire Elavon EY FLEETCOR Genuine Parts Google Improving - Atlanta Jabian Logility Manhattan Associates NCR Pyramid Consulting Southern Company Gas State Farm VMware Xtreme Solutions