Over $6.5 billion in funding awarded to date; leading tech investment conference continues to select large and diverse lineup of innovators from the Southeast’s hottest tech markets
ATLANTA – September [Insert date], 2022 – [Insert company name] announced
today that it has been chosen out of a record-breaking 450-plus applicants as one
of the top technology companies in the Southeast to present at Venture Atlanta
FORWARD 2022 to be held October 19-20. For 15 years, the annual conference
has been selecting the most promising tech companies and bringing in the top
investment firms from across the nation to hear them pitch. Venture Atlanta
has helped launch more than 700 companies and raise $6.5 billion in funding to
date, spinning out $17 billion in successful exits.
As in previous years, Venture Atlanta FORWARD 2022 is anticipated to be a sold-
out event, with over 1,200 entrepreneurs, founders, investors, and business
leaders expected to be in attendance. A new venue for this year’s Venture
Atlanta—the Woodruff Arts Center at 1280 Peachtree Street—reflects the growing
intersection of art and technology.
“Venture Atlanta has established itself as the authority for recognizing technology
innovation across the Southeast and beyond, connecting the best and brightest
innovators with top-tier, national investors and other leaders in the tech
ecosystem,” said Venture Atlanta CEO Allyson Eman. “We again set a new record
with nearly 500 applicants for Venture Atlanta Forward 2022—it’s our most
competitive year yet in terms of presenter quality. With an impressive slate of 87
presenting and showcase companies, a record number of sponsors, and a brand-
new venue, we’re continuing to raise the bar for what will be our 15 th anniversary
Venture Atlanta boasts a roster of highly successful alumni, including CallRail,
Car360, Flock Safety, Florence Healthcare, Kabbage, ParkMobile, Pindrop
Security, Salesforce Pardot, Salesloft, SingleOps, Stax, and Terminus.
To learn more about Togal.AI, visit www.togal.ai. For additional information about
Venture Atlanta, to register for the event, or to view the conference schedule,
please visit www.ventureatlanta.org.
Venture Atlanta, the Southeast’s technology innovation event, is where the
region’s most promising tech companies meet the country top-tier investors. As
the Southeast's largest investor showcase helping launch more than 700
companies and raise $6.5 billion in funding to date, the event connects the
region’s top entrepreneurs with local and national investors and others in the
technology ecosystem who can help them raise the capital they need to grow their
businesses. The annual nonprofit event is a collaboration of the Atlanta CEO
Council, Metro Atlanta Chamber, and the Technology Association of Georgia
(TAG). For more information, visit www.ventureatlanta.org. For updates, follow us
on Twitter and LinkedIn, and visit our blog.
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