Nominees included a long list of prominent tech businesses vying for the prestigious award’s recognition
Atlanta, Ga – July 10, 2019 – TruckIT, a construction technology startup specializing in the innovation of on-demand hauling and fleet/dispatch management, was awarded first runner-up by the Technology Association of Georgia’s Southeastern Software Association 2019 Impact Awards (TAG SSA Impact Awards) in the Independent Software Vendor category.
TAG’s SSA Impact Awards recognize companies and their teams that have demonstrated outstanding leadership in bringing new technology solutions to the market. The official awards page notes the SSA Impact Award winners “have built outstanding software solutions that deliver a significantly positive impact on both their customers and business community.”
The TruckIT team attended the SSA 2019 Impact Awards reception at the Georgia Aquarium on Thursday, June 27th. TAG’s President, Larry Williams, and TAG SSA Board Chairman, Brian Benn, were present to congratulate TruckIT as the first runner-up, beating out 13 other applicants and three awards finalists within the Independent Software Vendor category. TAG’s SSA board members personally nominated a total of 40 Georgia-based tech businesses – all of which varied in offering,size, and annual revenue - to apply for the 2019 Impact Awards.
Pace Davis (left) with all awards finalists in the Independent Software Vendor category.
“We strive to hire team members who have an innate moral compass and who are passionate about applying it to their work in order to build the best products available,” said Pace Davis, CEO of TruckIT. “Because of that, the entire TruckIT Team feels both rewarded and motivated knowing our technology is actually improving industry workflows. And we’re beyond privileged to see those results first-hand from a granular, human level as well as from an enterprise-business level. When we were nominated for the Impact Awards, we knew this was the story we wanted to tell the world.”
TruckIT’s apps directly facilitate job creation and fulfillment for hauling companies, drivers, material producers, and general contractors. The technology offers real-time insights and automates manual processes, which allows users to earn back critical hours and focus on scaling their businesses. TruckIT faces the challenge of delivering practical tech solutions for all demographics working within the extremely diverse construction industry. The company keeps all construction professionals in mind when developing their products.
A group of TruckIT's stakeholders attended the awards reception at
the Georgia Aquarium to accept the first runner-up award.
(From left) Pace Davis - CEO/Cofounder, Steve Harvell - VP Data Science, Andrew Lindsay - Cofounder,
Colby Buell - VP Ops, Yogi Patel - Director Technology, Will Jourdan - Director Strategic Partnerships,
Nick Dahm - CFO, Erin Kadzis - Director Product Marketing
Tired of the frustration tied to antiquated hauling methods, a General Contractor & Fleet Owner launched TruckIT in 2014 to solve his own problems by providing turnkey tech solutions for every side of the industry. TruckIT’s comprehensive platform is designed to solve everyday hauling challenges through easy-to-use applications. TruckIT seamlessly unites contractors, haulers, and material producers to facilitate material pick-up and delivery. TruckIT streamlines fleet management and dispatching, improves workflow efficiencies through increased visibility and communication, and automates manual processes through paperless ticketing, analytics, and real-time reporting – all of which accelerate customer growth by centralizing and simplifying business operations. TruckIT is headquartered in Midtown Atlanta - the epicenter of the Southeast's booming tech hub.
Erin C. Kadzis
Director of Product Marketing