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Atlanta Groundbreaker Awards

John Yates
Furman University Board of Trustees member John C. Yates

Furman University Board of Trustees member John C. Yates has blazed a trail for Atlanta’s tech ecosystem for more than 30 years. He cofounded the Southeastern Software Association, the Southeastern Medical Device Association, and the Technology Association of Georgia. He serves as chair of technology practice at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP. The genesis of his career is featured in Atlanta magazine, which also named Yates among its 2018 Groundbreakers.

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