2023 Conference Sponsors

Municipal Captioning - Grand Sponsor

Municipal Captioning Opens in new windowMunicipal Captioning Inc. helps Cities and Counties add human and automated solutions for captioning all of their meetings for television, live streaming, social media, and more. We also provide “GOV Meeting Makeovers” where we can help hybridize meeting workflows that need to accommodate both in-person and virtual participants, and can update old PEG facilities with low-cost but effective replacement components. We have 2 decades of experience and local government customers across the country, and we always provide a GOV Discount and Free Shipping for all Gov entities.

Citibot - Savvy Awards Sponsor

Citibot_LogoLocal government communications professionals can increase citizen engagement while reducing the amount of communications their staff handles everyday with Citibot. Citibot builds AI-powered chatbot platforms for citizens and their governments to use for efficient and effective communication and civic change. Using smart text messaging and web chat technology, Citibot helps residents get answers to questions, report issues, send messages directly to staff, and receive real-time alerts. For more information visit http://citibot.io or connect with Citibot on Twitter (@citibot_io), Facebook (/citibotio) or Instagram (@citibot).

Cablecast Automation - by Tightrope Media Systems - Innovation Forum Sponsor

CablecastWrite once, publish everywhere. This streamlined cross platform media distribution workflow eliminates redundant tasks to capture, cablecast, stream, caption and publish in all the places your viewers are watching. Ask us about integrated meeting solutions, community bulletin board, turnkey streaming apps and new cloud workflows! cablecast.tv

North Star Place Branding & Marketing - Welcome Event Sponsor

NS_Logo_THICKENED Opens in new windowNorth Star Place Branding + Marketing is a national community marketing agency, passionate about the matchless qualities that define and shape each and every place. Using two decades of experience and perspective, North Star helps client communities uncover and express their authentic story and inspire local action to achieve their preferred future. With offices in Jacksonville and Nashville, North Star brands and markets downtowns, towns, cities, counties, developments of regional impact, regions and states for the purposes of economic development, tourism, talent attraction, citizen engagement and unification of community-wide public entities and partner organizations. For more information, please visit northstarideas.com.

CASTUS - Closing Session Sponsor

CASTUS Logo - Color Small Opens in new windowCASTUS has become the solution of choice for broadcasters and stations across the US, leading the way in cloud technologies and connectivity with the entirely cloud-based CASTUS Cloud Services (CCS). Connect your virtual meetings to your channel, chapterize meetings, caption live events and files, connect any number of HLS live feeds all in the cloud with Adaptive Bit-Rate, and more.

Upload, Schedule and Stream with CASTUS on-premise QuickRoll and QuickCast! Our scheduling solutions are easy to use, reliable and built to last. Schedule your programs and live events in seconds while streaming them LIVE to your website and social media platforms, all from one box! Learn more at castus.tv or email us for a demo at sales@castus.tv, we look forward to learning about your operations and showing off CASTUS in action!

Granite Sky Creative Group - Lanyard/Badge Holder Sponsor

Granite Sky Creative Group Opens in new windowGranite Sky Creative Group is a full-service marketing firm specializing in municipal communications. For over 22 years, our focus on details and team-player approach has helped our customers connect with their citizens effectively and efficiently.

Clients rely on us for turn-key solutions to a variety of projects, including branding, website development, periodic newsletters or magazines, program guides, and multi-channel public information campaigns. They trust our strategic planning and depth of experience to ensure the success of each project. 

In addition, we offer a convenient online print management portal for multi-department organizations. Users can easily order a range of collateral (i.e., business cards, envelopes, forms, etc.) while enforcing brand consistency and enjoying simplified proofing, easy order tracking and customized billing. 

CivicPlus - Notebook SponsorCivicPlus - Notebook Sponsor

At CivicPlus®, we work with thousands of local government leaders, and they tell us they need to improve how residents access and experience municipal services, but they struggle with budget cutbacks and technology constraints. We enable civic leaders to solve these problems by delivering technology that enables municipalities to optimize the experiences they deliver to residents. Over 7,500 local governments use our solutions when serving their 340 million residents. We deliver the industry’s only Civic Experience Platform. It enables local governments to drive more revenue, operate more efficiently, and generate positive recognition for the many services they provide every day. 

Pagefreezer - Pen Sponsor

PagefreezerWhether it be for web modernization, streamlining records requests, improving transparency, or adhering to regulations, over 600 federal, state, and local government agencies rely on Pagefreezer’s SaaS solution to capture records of their online communications, including all changes, edits, and deletions.

With Pagefreezer, you can permanently preserve your website, social media, enterprise collaboration, and mobile text archiving content in real-time and then quickly search, export, or share those records in its original format.

Learn more at Pagefreezer.com.

Granicus - Session Break Sponsor

Granicus_2023More than 6,000 global government agencies have chosen Granicus to modernize their online services, website & CMS, digital communications strategies, public meeting experience, and records management.

FlashVote - Pre-Conference Luncheon Sponsor

FlashVote is the scientific way to survey and engage residents - so you can serve the many, not just the noisy. You get statistically valid community input in 48 hours on whatever topics you want. 3CMA members across the country rely on FlashVote data to solve problems, inform decisions, avoid mistakes and stretch their dollars.FlashVote Opens in new window

Carousel Digital Signage - Super Supporter

Carousel Digital Signage - Super Supporter Opens in new windowCarousel has been helping communities thrive with digital signage for 25 years. We make Digital Signage Content Management Software that empowers people to create and consume visual information within their organization. 

Cooksey Communications - Super Supporter

Cooksey CommunicationsWe engage audiences, solve problems and deliver results.

Founded in 1994, Cooksey Communications is a Texas-based, strategic communications firm specializing in Public Sector clients including local governmental entities and educational institutions, as well as planning and advocacy groups dealing with critical infrastructure issues such as transportation, water supply, flooding and energy.

Working as an extension of your team, Cooksey’s professionals regularly serve as trusted communications counselors to senior executives in the industry.

Cooksey has repeatedly been named one of the top PR firms in North Texas by the Dallas Business Journal. Cooksey is SBE-certified.

Droplet - Super Supporter

Droplet Opens in new windowDroplet is a software platform that helps organizations replace manual processes with powerful digital forms and dynamic workflow automation tools. Create robust, mobile-friendly web forms to collect accurate data, automate approvals with detailed business logic, and add secure electronic signatures.

Neighbors by Ring - Super Supporter

NPSS QR BY RING copyNeighbors by Ring is a free app designed to help communities stay connect and informed about what's going on around them - whether they own a Ring device or not. Always know whats happening in your neighborhood with real-time, hyper-local safety information from your neighbors, local new sources and public safety agencies.
Neighbors Public Safety Service by Ring is an interface that allows public safety agencies to join in on the Neighbors App conversation. Public Safety agencies can connect with their residents and broadcast real-time safety information to keep their communities informed.

It's free to join and you can learn more by watching our 3 minute video. https://youtu.be/XNvfpH5e7uE

If you would like to join Neighbors, visit the Neighbors by Ring https://communityprograms.ring.com/ps

ENCO SYSTEMS, INC. - Super Supporter

ENCO Blue Horizontal LogoENCO is the premier global provider of radio and television software solutions, including automation, playout, captioning, visual radio, audio compliance, instant media playout, remote contribution, and cloud-based web streaming. ENCO delivers world-class broadcast solutions to thousands of television and radio broadcasters on six continents. Our solutions range from large multinational radio and television broadcast applications to the needs of the small market or community radio or television station. In January 2023, ENCO acquired RUSHWORKS a leader in automation, streaming, and robotics. Together we bring our customers flexible solutions that improve workflows and increase efficiency while delivering exceptional value, performance, and reliability. Learn why thousands of broadcasters rely on ENCO solutions every day.

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Catalis is North America’s leading government Software as a Service (SaaS). We offer solutions to connect citizens and their municipalities with products like mass communication, websites, and citizen request management systems.