There are 600 technology companies within the borders of Alpharetta and a further 300 only a short distance from it. Alpharetta is making strides to claim the title of “Technology City of the South.”
However, much of the regional technology conferences and events are still centered on downtown Atlanta.
“We all share the same challenge, trying to get to some excellent programming in downtown or in Buckhead,” said Karen Cashion.
While there may be quality programs available downtown, it can be a trial for a worker in the northern suburbs to make it downtown for a 7 p.m. event…