Sat, March 02, 2024

Local leader recognized as one of Top 100 in the state

Augusta Technical College President, Dr. Jermaine Whirl has been recognized as a 2024 Georgia Titan 100. Dr. Whirl was the ONLY Augustan selected for this honor. The Titan 100 program recognizes Georgia’s Top 100 CEOs & C-level executives. They are the area’s most accomplished business leaders in their industry using criteria that include demonstrating exceptional leadership, vision, and passion.

It’s really no surprise as Augusta Tech employees have high praise for Dr. Whirl. Many stories covered by ABD, include him as a catalyst for revitalizing parts of the city that have been neglected and also for his role in workforce development.

Collectively, the 2024 Georgia Titan 100 and their companies employ upwards of 125,000 individuals and generate over 31 billion dollars in annual revenues.


“The Titan 100 is changing the way that business is done in Georgia. These preeminent leaders have built a distinguished reputation that is unrivaled and preeminent in their field. We proudly recognize the Titan 100 for their efforts to shape the future of the Georgia business community. Their achievements create a profound impact that makes an extraordinary difference for their customers and clients across the nation,” says Jaime Zawmon, President and CEO of Titan.

Dr. Whirl is a nationally sought-after, award-winning, thought leader in workforce and community college education. He was recently recognized as a Top 500 Influential Leader in Georgia Trend Magazine and his impact is felt in Augusta and beyond.

“I’m honored to be selected as one of Georgia’s leading executives as recognized by the Titan 100 organization. This recognition is a direct reflection of the amazing team at Augusta Technical College, and the work we do every day to carry out our vision of becoming a nationally recognized institution of higher education that transforms lives, organizations, and communities,” stated Dr. Whirl.

Dr. Whirl will be honored at the Titan 100 Awards on May 9, 2024, in Atlanta. The awards event will gather 100 Titans of Industry and their guests.

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