The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced that Smoke Cartel has been chosen as a Finalist for the 2018 Excalibur Awards.
Winners are selected from among the finalists and will be officially recognized at the 2018 Excalibur Awards ceremony on October 19, 2018 at the Georgia Aquarium located at 225 Baker St NW, in Downtown Atlanta.
The Annual Excalibur Awards celebrates Georgia companies and organizations that have taken advantage of technology to conquer the competition.
Smoke Cartel was selected from a variety of applications submitted by companies and organizations from across the state. Smoke Cartel built Warely, a proprietary custom cloud ERP system that manages the company’s inventory, purchasing decisions, logistics, customized business logic, and detailed analytics used to improve customer retention rates and enhance marketing success. Warely provides industry insights by tapping into large datasets of consumers, allowing Smoke Cartel to make data driven decisions in a rapidly changing industry.
“It is an honor to have our technology recognized by TAG as we continue to bring technological innovation to Georgia,” said Smoke Cartel President and CTO Sean Geng. “Warely has been paramount to providing Smoke Cartel a competitive advantage in the tech-driven e-commerce and dropshipping space, and has the potential to do the same for other e-commerce businesses.”
“We are truly pleased to honor the recipients of the 2018 Excalibur Awards,” said Larry K. Williams, president & CEO of TAG. “TAG is fueling the innovation economy. In celebrating these tech-enabled companies and organizations, we strengthen our message of Georgia’s emerging position as a national leader in technology.”
Register today to attend the Excalibur Awards breakfast! Don’t miss your chance to be in the room with leading companies, organizations and institutions that are using technology to innovate – and the technology partners that are making those innovations happen! Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Follow the conversation on Twitter by following the hashtag #TAGExcalibur.
Smoke Cartel, Inc. (Ticker: SMKC) is one of the leading online retailers of glass water pipes, vaporizers, bubblers, spoons, oil and dab rigs, smoking accessories, and cannabis accoutrements. The Company provides a wide variety of high quality products, reliable customer service, and rapid dependable shipping. Smoke Cartel offers 24-hour support and online chat services to ensure the customer experience is timely and professional. Smoke Cartel operates a transparent business model which is important in an industry with varying state regulations and significant scrutiny. The Company’s website at www.smokecartel.com offers fast load times and optimizations, making the product search process quick and seamless.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 30,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia, and Savannah. TAG’s mission is to educate, influence, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to fuel the innovation economy.
TAG 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 27 professional societies. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.
For more information visit the TAG website or TAG’s community website at www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit www.tagedonline.org.