2017 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
municodeWEB - Innovation Forum Sponsor
Government Websites - serving Municipalities large and small. Stunning, Responsive, Mobile Friendly Designs - Easy for Staff - Easy for Citizens - Fanatical Customer Support
Granicus - Welcome Event Sponsor
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. By offering the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to over 3,000 public sector organizations, Granicus helps turn government missions into quantifiable realities. Granicus products connect over 150 million people, creating a powerful network to enhance citizen engagement. By optimizing decision-making processes, Granicus strives to help government see better outcomes and a greater impact for the citizens they serve. For more information on Granicus, visit www.granicus.com
CivicPlus - Lanyard Sponsor
CivicPlus is the integrated technology platform for local government, working with over 2,500 local governments including municipalities, counties, and municipal departments. CivicPlus has been selected by Inc. Magazine as “One of the Fastest-Growing Privately Held Companies in the U.S.” since 2011. For more information visit CivicPlus.com
Revize Government Websites - Tote Sponsor
is the leading authority on Self-Government websites that opens government information for resident engagement, economic development, parks and recreation, and tourism. The Revize Government CMS allows non-technical county staff to edit the website without knowing anything about website programming.
Granite Sky Civic - Session Break Sponsor
Granite Sky Civic, a full service marketing firm, partners with you to solve your communication needs. All Departments...All Communications... Whatever your needs, brand development, websites, annual reports/CAFR, city magazines, Parks and Recreation program guides, Greenway branding and brochures, solid waste and recycling campaigns and more. For more than 17 years we have worked with municipalities to effectively communicate with and educate their citizens, resulting in saved staff time and increased citizen participation. 100% Woman Owned and Operated and Certified HUB vendor in the State of North Carolina.
Net Tango - Audio Visual Sponsor
We make highly engaging, award-winning websites for leading government agencies. Some of our clients include the cities of Irvine, Nashville, and Raleigh. To see our most recent website launch for the Louisville / Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District, visit louisvillemsd.org
. If you’re ready for a website your citizens love to use, let’s talk!
North Star Destination Strategies - Charging Station Sponsor
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.
CASTUS - Super Supporter
CASTUS provides flexible scheduling systems and on-demand streaming servers. Manage your TV stations and all of your digital signs through one interface. CASTUS was developed by broadcast software development and video production professionals, giving us the advantage of knowing what technology is in demand and what is yet to come. Visit us at CASTUS.tv
to learn more.
TCU Certified Public Communicator Program - Super Supporter
TCU's Certified Public Communicator program offers 95 hours of graduate-level instruction and coaching during two one-week sessions in summer on its beautiful Fort Worth, Texas, campus. Designed especially for city, county and school district marketers and communicators, the program allows students to create a communication plan for their organizations giving them both professional development for themselves and takeaways for their employers. Each cohort is limited to 25 students, who study public relations, advertising, marketing, ethics, creativity, public administration and other relevant practices and theories. More information at www.certifiedpubliccommunicator.org
BoxCast - Super Supporter
is an end-to-end live streaming video platform. We work with municipalities to better engage with their residents with an easy-to-use, high quality, online stream of public meetings.
Swagit Productions, LLC - Super Supporter
Swagit Productions, LLC
based in Dallas, TX, provides hands-free video streaming® and broadcast solutions to local, state and federal government agencies. Swagit pioneered the Cosmos™ Broadcast System – a complete package of PTZ (Pan, Tilt and Zoom) cameras and professional video-switching equipment that enables any client to fully outsource the production, operation and distribution of HD or SD multi-camera broadcasts for public meetings. Swagit’s progressive online, mobile and social platform solutions include the Extensible Automated Streaming Engine (EASE™): a hands-free webcasting® system for public meeting indexing, agenda integration, archiving, on-demand playback, closed captioning and the innovative sound search™. Swagit’s focus is on emerging technology and relevant avenues of distribution – for example, Swagit’s PEG (Public, Education and Government Access) portal and app featuring HD viewing, social media integration and on-trend resident engagement.