2016 Annual Conference Sponsors
CivicLive - Grand Sponsor
provides industry-leading communication and engagement solutions that empower governments to better serve their citizens. Our fully-customized, responsive websites are built on our award-winning CMS platform with extensive government-specific tools and functionalities to serve your community, enhance citizen experience, and market your city or county as a vibrant place to visit, do business, and call home. Our portfolio of eGovernment solutions also includes a robust mass notification system that is trusted by governments across North America for citizen engagement, staff notifications and emergency messages and alerts.
Siteimprove - Savvy Awards Sponsor
Siteimprove's Web Governance Suite, helps government agencies and organizations manage and maintain their websites through quality assurance, policy, accessibility, analytics, SEO analysis, and performance response - all in one tool | Siteimprove.com
Granicus - Welcome Event Sponsor
Granicus provides the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for government efficiency and transparency, with software that helps more than 1,200 organizations and 63,000+ government staff members streamline their workflows and establish more meaningful connections with citizens — online, over social networks and on mobile devices. Granicus’ solutions include live webcasting of public meetings and video archival, complete agenda and legislative management software, a website content management system built specifically for government, as well as tools for automating boards and commissions management and online feedback platforms for citizens. Visit www.granicus.com
for more information.
Sprout Social - Innovation Forum Sponsor
Sprout Social offers social media engagement, advocacy and analytics solutions for leading agencies and brands, including Hyatt, Microsoft, Uber, Zendesk and Zipcar. Available via web browser, iOS and Android apps, Sprout’s engagement platform enables brands to more effectively communicate on social channels, collaborate across teams and provide an exceptional customer experience. Bambu by Sprout Social, a platform for advocacy, empowers employees to share curated content across their social networks to further amplify a brand’s reach and engagement. Headquartered in Chicago, Sprout is a Twitter Official Partner, Facebook Marketing Partner, Instagram Partner Program Member, LinkedIn Company Page Partner and Google+ Pages API Partner. Learn more at sproutsocial.com
Vision - Thursday Luncheon Sponsor
Vision is a national leader in government website development with more than 700 government, non-profit and education clients in the U.S. and Canada. For more than 20 years, Vision has created cost-effective solutions that increase government efficiency, transparency and interactive communications with citizens. The company’s powerful, easy-to-use visionLiveTM content management system continues to evolve with feedback from hundreds of municipal clients. In 2016, Vision was named to Government Technology magazine’s GovTech 100, a listing of leading companies developing innovative or disruptive offerings to improve or transform government. For more information, please call 888.263.8847 or visit visioninternet.com/inforequest
RUSHWORKS - Digital Media Sponsor
has been providing integrated PTZ production and automation systems to city, county and other government organizations since 2001. Our mission is to provide low cost, high performance solutions for managing the audio and video media requirements for your community. In addition to our VDESK and REMO touch screen, multi-camera PTZ production systems - and A-LIST Automation System with MultiZone display - we’ve introduced our TalkingPoints Presentation Recording and Streaming System. It uses Picture-in-Picture technology to aggregate individual shots of the presenter, panelists, audience and slideshow presentation into one HD file for distribution on DVD, USB, and Video On Demand.
CitySourced - Notebook Sponsor
With deployments in 13 countries and coverage of over 50 million citizens worldwide, CitySourced
is the most widely used enterprise civic engagement platform on the planet. Our advanced routing and workflow rules, along with integrations into leading back-office software systems, ensure that data and information are routed seamlessly between departments, agencies, and the public. Our mobile and web applications streamline interactions between government and the communities they serve.
CivicPlus - Tote Sponsor
is a cloud-based solutions company dedicated to making technology work better for local government. Through the power of our CivicEngage, CivicHR and CivicReady product suites, we’ve partnered with over 2,000 local governments, streamlining their work and helping them better connect with citizens. Our solutions are backed by responsive service and support 24/7/365, because we know that the more we give you, the more you’ll achieve.
GovDelivery - Charging Station Sponsor
is the number one referrer of traffic to hundreds of government websites, and the only digital marketing platform that exclusively connects national, regional and local governments with over 100 million citizens in order to promote usage of services, enhance public awareness, and increase the contributions and involvement of citizen communities. More than 1,000 public sector agencies use GovDelivery to increase digital engagement, grow their digital audience by cross-promoting content, build communities around data, and create modern training experiences.
Granite Sky Civic - Pre-Conference Luncheon Sponsor
Granite Sky Creative Group
is a full service marketing firm with over 25 years experience. Taking the time to understand your municipality, as well as your citizens and businesses, results in effective marketing solutions and long-lasting partnerships. Whether you need a new website, branding, a campaign around a new service or program or print collateral, we can give a consistent, concise voice to the information you want to distribute. Our non-proprietary CMS has a proven track record in government websites. For 15+ years we have helped municipalities achieve their website goals while keeping within budget and on schedule. Granite Sky is 100% woman owned and operated and HUB Certified.
JustFOIA by MCCi - Super Supporter
Public records can be difficult. We make managing them easier. JustFOIA
, created and provided by MCCi, is an affordable, easy to use, completely web-based hosted service that was created specifically to help you manage and track public records requests. We are passionate about helping organizations run their office more efficiently – saving time, money and resources.
ArchiveSocial - Super Supporter
is a civic tech company that specializes in helping public agencies archive and manage risk related to social media. ArchiveSocial is the leading provider of technology for ensuring compliance with public records requirements as agencies utilize social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. Additionally, ArchiveSocial’s technology enables agencies to actively enforce social media policy and avoid legal situations via alerting and analytics capabilities. ArchiveSocial was selected for the prestigious Code for America accelerator in 2013, recognized as a Cool Vendor in Government in 2014 by leading analyst firm Gartner, and honored as GovTech 100 Company in 2016. ArchiveSocial government customers span across more than 35 states in the US and include the City of Chicago, State of North Carolina, and the US Department of Justice. The company is based in Durham, North Carolina.
Net Tango - Super Supporter
creates web solutions to help organizations address complex technology needs and achieve their business goals. Founded in 1996, we specialize in application development and system integration, custom web design and development, database solutions, and web strategy consulting.
Swagit Productions, LLC - Super Supporter
Swagit Productions, LLC
specializes in providing hands-free video streaming® and broadcast solutions to local, state and federal government agencies as well as other online entities.
North Star - Super Supporter
North Star Destination Strategies
is a leader in the field of community branding, having worked with more than 200 communities from coast to coast. Dedicated to making communities more competitive, North Star specializes in research, strategy building, creative development, community outreach and brand identity implementation.
TCU CPC Program - Super Supporter
The Certified Public Communicator© Program at TCU offers leadership training and rigorous post-baccalaureate education for public information managers and communication professionals working for cities, counties, school districts, and other public and public-private agencies and organizations. Offered in a residential setting on TCU's beautiful Fort Worth campus, the program encompasses the complexities, challenges, and importance of public communication to citizens and stakeholders. Students in the program develop three-year communication plans for their organizations before graduating. For more information, please visit www.certifiedpubliccommunicator.org
Bang the Table - Super Supporter
Bang the Table provides software to help you connect with your community and to build community capacity by repeat engagement. Our platform EngagementHQ is used by over 200 government organisations worldwide and was used for over 2500 online engagement projects in 2015 alone. http://bangthetable.com
CASTUS Corporation - Super Supporter
produces Broadcast Automation Servers and Video On Demand Streaming solutions that are web based and easy to use. CASTUS is built on a Linux operating system to ensure it's reliability for future growth. We provide complete out of the box solutions that enable customers to get their stations up and running in HD or SD while streaming live to the internet. CASTUS can record incoming video signals, make edits on the fly, play clips with 0 transcoding, stream in HD to the web, chapterize meetings for easy viewing and more all at an affordable price! Our systems are designed and engineered by broadcast technicians and video professionals. Come check out our booth to see a demonstration. We are excited to be part of 3CMA as a Super Supporter!