ATLANTA, GA. — Sixteen emerging Georgia-based technology companies will make presentations at the ION Venture Forum on Oct. 17-18.

The investors’ showcase is put on by the Atlanta CEO Council.

Presenting companies are: Broadband National, BroadRiver, ContactAtOnce!, Emcien, Hotel Booking Solutions, ICM Corporation, IDology, Invirtus, Nexidia, Recordant, RentBureau.com, Rentmoney.com, ThePort Network, Trusted Network Technologies and Vendormate.

More than 40 companies applied to present.

A cwof of more than 100 investors from venture capital firms are expected to attend. Firms registering to send members include Sierra Ventures, Intel Capital, JMI Equity, Arcapita, H.I.G. Ventures, Imlay Investments, Noro-Moseley Partners, Atrium Capital, Battery Ventures, and Grotech Capital Group.

More than $250 million has been raised by companies that have presented at the ION Forum.

ION Venture Forum: www.ionventureforum.com