Press Release: Unicoi Systems Chosen as Top 10 Most Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia on February 24, 2009

Press Release

Unicoi Systems Chosen as Top 10 Technology Company:

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Selects Unicoi Systems as one of Georgia’s Top 10 Most Innovative Technology Companies

TAG Top 10ATLANTA, GEORGIA – February 24, 2009 – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) has selected Unicoi Systems (Unicoi) as one of the Top 10 Most Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia for 2009. Competition winners were selected from among the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia with criteria based on this year’s summit theme, The Energy of Innovation. The Top 10 winners will deliver presentations as part of TAG’s fifth annual Georgia Technology Summit on March 3, 2009.

“It is a tremendous honor to be recognized as one of Georgia’s Top 10 Innovative Technology Companies,” said Greg Coonley, Unicoi’s Chief Executive Officer. “We appreciate the opportunity to join our colleagues in celebrating success through technological innovation in our region.”

The "Top 40", from which “Top 10” contestants were selected, was awarded based on specific criteria including: degree of innovation, scope and financial impact of innovation, likelihood of success, and promotion of Georgia's innovative efforts nationally and internationally. Half of the TAG Top 40 companies were selected to compete in a presentation tryout for the right to be recognized in the TAG Top 10. Eligible companies must be Georgia-based and directly involved in technology development.

Unicoi Systems was chosen for the global success of its Fusion Embedded Software product lines and its innovations in IP-based communications devices. Unicoi’s Fusion TCP/IP software is the most widely deployed embedded networking stack in the world, providing network connectivity to the majority of the set-top-boxes and networked printing devices in deployment. Unicoi Systems is the only company in Georgia providing embedded software solutions on a global scale, with multiple offices in the U.S. and sales distribution centers worldwide.

About TAG

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support its members by generating opportunities for personal, professional and business growth. By forging strategic alliances, TAG serves as a primary catalyst to foster a rich environment for economic development in Georgia’s technology community.  For more information, please visit www.tagonline.org, email info@tagonline.org or call (404) 817-3333.

About Unicoi

Unicoi Systems is a leading provider of VoIP and multimedia software and reference designs to embedded device developers and OEMs worldwide. More than 300 companies rely on Unicoi to power their solutions, including Fortune 500 companies Motorola, Sharp, Raytheon, Cisco Systems, and Sony. For more information, visit www.unicoi.com, email sales@unicoi.com, or call +1-678-208-2250.

Contact

Unicoi Systems
Jeremy Mason
Director of Marketing
+1-678-208-2250 x325
www.unicoi.com

Phone: +1-678-208-2250 E-mail: sales@unicoi.com