WELCOME TO GATN

Welcome to the Greater Alpharetta Tech Network, your new connection to the local technology scene in North Fulton and South Forsyth. We are your locally based, nonprofit technology association dedicated to the growth and prosperity of technology companies and professionals in the Greater Alpharetta area.

More than 900 technology companies call the Greater Alpharetta area home. Until now there has not been a local association committed to providing education, thought leadership and peer networking to this vibrant technology cluster.

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Many Things to Be Thankful for in 2016

Many Things to Be Thankful for in 2016

2016 has been quite a year for GATN, and in between the turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce, we have many things to be thankful for. First and foremost, we are grateful for the enthusiasm and support of our members and our local tech community, which have grown GATN into the local tech organization of choice for North Fulton and South Forsyth. Conner Ford, GATN Board member and Co-Founder behind Spirit App LLC., says, “I’m thankful for the READ MORE

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GATN Membership Survey – We’d Like to Hear from You!

GATN Membership Survey – We’d Like to Hear from You!

It’s been three years since we founded GATN, and two and a half since we officially launched by holding our first event in Alpharetta. Since that time, we’ve proud to have become the local tech organization, helping to grow and connect our local tech ecosystem in the cities of North Fulton and South Forsyth by hosting dozens of educational, thought leadership and networking events, right here in your proverbial backyard, including READ MORE
Coke likes to play ‘fast pitch’ with tech start-ups

Coke likes to play ‘fast pitch’ with tech start-ups

Can be shortcut to finding new technologies And when the angel goes by the name Coca Cola, you know you’re playing in the big leagues. But what’s in it for Coke and other angels playing in the fast-pitch league? Executives sitting down to talk were: Coca Cola Global Commercialization Manager Tom North, Industry & Investor Catalyst Betsy Plattenburg of Advanced Technology Development READ MORE
Atlanta’s ‘Transaction Alley’: US Payment Processing Capital

Atlanta’s ‘Transaction Alley’: US Payment Processing Capital

Every time you swipe, tap or insert your card and even pay with your phone, there’s a good chance the transaction will be processed here in Georgia. That’s because nearly 70 percent of all payment card transactions are processed here, and more than half of U.S. financial technology firms are based in the Atlanta area. Tino Mantella, president of the Technology Association of Georgia, said you can expect to see more financial tech READ MORE