Georgia’s Leading State-Wide Technology Association Presents NanoLumens® Director of Global Marketing with its Coveted 2017 Marketing Executive of the Year Award

Georgia’s Leading State-Wide Technology Association Presents NanoLumens® Director of Global Marketing with its Coveted 2017 Marketing Executive of the Year Award

ATLANTA, GEORGIA, November 16, 2017 — NanoLumens®, award-winning creators of uniquely compelling interactive LED visualization solutions, today announced that Director of Global Marketing Joe’ Lloyd was named Marketing Executive of the Year by The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Marketing Society. The winners were announced at the association’s annual awards event that celebrates the brightest minds and best technology projects in Atlanta’s marketing community. Finalists from agencies and tech companies convened at the Cobb Energy Center on Monday, November 6, to honor their colleagues and peers.

“I am honored and humbled to receive this award, given the wealth of talent in the Georgia technology community,” Lloyd said in accepting the award. “Obviously, a recognition of this nature has to be shared with the outstanding marketing and business development team at NanoLumens. Ours is a team effort every single day. Were it not for their contributions I would not be standing here this evening to accept this award.”

This year’s TAG Marketing Awards also featured an engaging fireside chat with three industry luminaries:

Dana Barrett, Radio Host, The Dana Barrett Show
Monique Elliot, Global Digital Commerce Director, GE Power
Arnold Huffman, CEO, Digital Yalo

“The TAG Marketing awards cultivates nominations from Atlanta’s marketing tech ecosystem,” said Scott Williford, TAG Marketing board chair. “It is our pleasure as a society to continuously highlight and bring together Atlanta’s top marketing leaders.” The prestigious awards were presented to Georgia-based individuals who have achieved breakthrough results for their businesses using marketing in the following seven categories.

This year’s winners include:

Up and Coming Marketer of the Year

Shauna Ward – Terminus

Non-profit Marketing Award

The Empty Stocking Fund

Marketing Technologist of the Year

Ashley Coleman – UserIQ

Marketing Innovator of the Year


Marketing Executive of the Year

Joe’ Lloyd – NanoLumens

Best Digital Marketing Agency of the Year

Digital Yalo

Best Integrated Marketing Campaign of the Year

Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products LP – Take Notice Integrated Campaign

Congratulations to this year’s TAG Marketing Awards finalists, representing several of Atlanta’s top marketing agencies and teams.

About TAG Marketing

TAG Marketing Society’s mission is to build a vibrant community of innovation and knowledge sharing for technology marketing professionals. We conduct quarterly forums designed to foster exchange of ideas around relevant and practical topics in technology marketing. We also host the annual Tech Marketing Awards to recognize innovators and celebrate successes. Marketing, when executed correctly, leads to higher sales and greater profits. That’s the focus of TAG Marketing, the only statewide association that is 100% focused on serving a membership of technology marketing professionals.

About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 35,000 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 33 professional societies.