Industry Innovators Recognized in Technology Association of Georgia's Hub Magazine
ALPHARETTA, GA. — August 13, 2015 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, is proud to announce that Jim Dennedy, president and chief executive officer of Agilysys, has been included in the Technology Association of Georgia's 'Georgia Who's Who in Hospitality Technology' list featured in the latest issue of the organization's Hub Magazine. The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is one of the nation's largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation.
Dennedy manages an experienced team of industry visionaries who are focused on Agilysys customers' success and company growth. Under his direction, Agilysys has taken the lead in moving hospitality solutions to next-generation Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and mobile capabilities across customers' properties. And, with its new rGuest platform, Agilysys provides the first fully integrated hospitality solution that focuses on optimizing the guest experience through a single comprehensive view of each guest in every interaction.
"I am honored to work with a remarkable team, driven to deliver the best software, solutions and services for our hospitality industry clients," said Dennedy. "For everyone on the Agilysys team, it is both humbling and exciting to be recognized by a renowned innovation awards program."
The 'Georgia Who's Who in Hospitality Technology' list identifies key players from the state's hospitality and travel-related companies who are leading the way in leveraging technology in the industry.
Lodging, restaurants, travel and tourism represents a $53.6 billion hospitality industry in Georgia. The high-tech hospitality issue of Hub Magazine offers a glimpse into the wide variety of innovators and technologies that are fueling the industry throughout the state. The magazine was unveiled in front of a crowd of contributors and sponsors at a special ceremony held at the OFS Brands Showroom in Atlanta.
View the digital version of Hub Magazine at http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/952026.
Agilysys is a leading technology company that provides innovative point-of-sale, property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. The company's solutions and services allow property managers to better connect, interact and transact with their customers by streamlining operations, improving efficiency, increasing guest recruitment and wallet share, and enhancing the guest experience. Agilysys serves four major market sectors: Gaming, both corporate and tribal; Hotels, Resorts and Cruise; Foodservice Management; and Restaurants, Universities, Stadia and Healthcare. A significant portion of the company's consolidated revenue is derived from contract support, maintenance and subscription services. Agilysys operates throughout North America, Europe and Asia, with corporate services located in Alpharetta, GA, and offices in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. For more information, visit www.agilysys.com.
About Hub Magazine
Hub Magazine features timely news, ideas, people and trends that are at the intersection of Georgia's emerging technology community. The publication is the print component of Hub Media ─ the multimedia brand of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), one of the nation’s largest state trade organizations dedicated to technology and innovation. Reaching more than 28,000 technologists each issue, Hub Magazine is the only statewide publication exclusively dedicated to Georgia's technology community. For more information, visit www.hubga.com.
About Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 28,000 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 more than 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies. For more information, visit www.tagonline.org.
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