Corporate Sponsors for 2023-2024
The IPMA thanks the following Corporate Sponsors (listed below alphabetically) for their support:
Adobe Inc. formerly Adobe Systems Incorporated, is an American multinational computer software company incorporated in Delaware and headquartered in San Jose, California. It has historically specialized in software for the creation and publication of a wide range of content, including graphics, photography, illustration, animation, multimedia/video, motion pictures, and print.
Contact: Elaine Weichsel (830)-708-9900
Start building on AWS today. Whether you’re looking for compute power, database storage, content delivery, or other functionality, AWS has the service to help you build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability, and reliability.
Contact: Jason Caffery (503)-816-2650
Avanade is a global professional services company providing IT consulting and services focused on the Microsoft platform with artificial intelligence, business analytics, cloud, application services, digital transformation, modern workplace, security services, technology and managed services offerings. It is headquartered in Seattle.
Contact: Dennis Simmons (206)-380-0736
CGI Technologies and Solutions Inc. provides information technology and business processing services. The Company offers information technology outsourcing, infrastructure, application management, system integration, and consulting services. CGI Technologies and Solutions serves customers worldwide.
Contact: Laura Roth (530) 306-2207
At City Innovate, we’re truly mission-driven. Our people are passionate about procurement, contracts, grants and budgeting; functions that are essential to making government effective and efficient. Our work helps millions of people get what they need from government agencies every day: to update their drivers’ licenses, access healthcare, and vaccines, or apply for low-income housing and other services. We get up every day and go to work knowing that what we do really matters. The company is structured as a public benefit corporation so we can focus on maximizing our impact in the government sector. 60% of our team previously worked in government, many in procurement or technology-acquisition roles. Everyone at City Innovate shares the belief that government deserves access to technology needed to solve urgent problems with unprecedented speed.
Contact: Tracey Reliford (916) 534-0071
CodeSmart Inc was formed to meet the Information Technology needs of both private and public sector clients. We offer a variety of services, from project management to architecture, from system design to training, and of course, systems development and testing. We strive to develop the most efficient solutions, leveraging existing technologies while integrating them into your environment. Our experienced staff can guide you through the myriad of choices toward a solution that makes the most sense to you, a smart solution.
Contact: Nick Nortelli (415) 577-5187
Scalable and seamless data networking. Get ready for whatever comes next with high-performance networking from Comcast Business. Our solutions can link your locations, data centers, cloud services, and mobile networks and connect you with the public Internet.
Contact: Karen Dhillon (253) 302-0232
Commvault is an American publicly traded data protection and data management software company headquartered in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. Commvault enterprise software can be used for data backup and recovery, cloud and infrastructure management, retention and compliance.
Contact: Paul Harrison (253) 500-4521
CompuNet, Inc. is an engineering-led national information technology (IT) solution provider that offers consulting, design, and implementation services built on-premise or in the cloud. Founded in Grangeville, Idaho. Our offices are primarily located in the Western United States, headquartered in Boise, Idaho. Our engineering-led approach is to understand our clients' business needs, engineer IT solutions that solve those needs while deploying those solutions on time and on budget. In other words, we architect technology solutions that solve business problems.
Contact: Lance Fort (206) 696-3678
Cradlepoint is a Boise, Idaho, company with a mission of enabling customers to Connect Beyond the limits of wired networks. We unlock the transformative power of today’s LTE and 5G cellular networks to provide an agile, reliable, and pervasive Wireless WAN edge.
We call it Elastic Edge. You will call it amazing.
Contact: Kimberly Blake (360) 697-2880
Dell Technologies Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Round Rock, Texas. It was formed as a result of the September 2016 merger of Dell and EMC Corporation (which later became Dell EMC). Dell's products include personal computers, servers, televisions, computer software, computer security and network security, as well as information security services. Dell ranked 35th on the 2018 Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.
Contact: Grant Goldsby (360) 259-1642
Connecting innovation, transformation, and leadership. If you’re ready to innovate and transform your business, Deloitte can help you imagine, deliver, and run your future, wherever you compete, using the latest technologies, from strategy development through implementation. Because impact isn’t created alone. Together we can make history.
Contact: Sam Park 360-522-2540
DocuSign pioneered eSignature, to the point that "to DocuSign" has become the verb for trusted electronic signing. With the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, we’re doing it again, for the entire agreement process. The DocuSign Agreement Cloud for Government lets public servants focus more time on their mission, bringing together a comprehensive set of applications and integrations to modernize government agencies’ systems of agreement. DocuSign Agreement Cloud customers are empowered to digitally transform end-to-end processes for all agreements, including signing, approving, and managing complex documents. The result is government entities that are faster, simpler, smarter, and greener. DocuSign continues to grow its base of 300,000+ customers, 200 million users in 188 countries, and 70% market share in the space, while also putting an increased focus on our government customers by offering FedRAMP and GovCloud environments. By modernizing your system of agreement with the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, you’ll do business faster with less risk, lower costs, and better experiences for citizens and employees.
Contact: Katrina Inch (208) 631-5021
Eight Eleven Group is a leading human capital solutions firm specializing in technology and business support across a variety of industries. Comprised of three divisions (Brooksource, Medasource, and CalculatedHire), Eight Eleven Group has quickly become one of the top 10 largest staffing and consulting firms in the United States. With physical locations in 28 markets across the country, we have partnered with clients for all of their project and staff augmentation needs utilizing our national network of expert consultants.
Contact: Trevor Yarnell (949) 547-7968
As an expert technology adviser, innovation partner and managed service provider, Ensono serves as a relentless ally to organizations across industries and geographies who are looking to optimize, evolve and innovate their businesses to secure ongoing success no matter what the future may hold.
Contact: Dean Johnson (404) 314-1633
Esri (Environmental Systems Research Institute) is an international supplier of geographic information system (GIS) software, web GIS, and geodatabase management applications. Esri supports organizations everywhere with the most powerful mapping and spatial analytics technology available. ArcGIS provides Esri users with a scientific-based approach to solving problems in real-time.
Contact: Ashlee Llewellyn (253) 651-3566
FirstRule Group was founded by three women rooted in service to healthcare and the public sector. We are management consultants, thought leaders and change agents ready to tackle anything. Whether virtual or in-person, we are distinguished by our supportive presence, deep observation, personal connections, and bold action. Our signature move is to learn and listen. To you. First.
Contact: Stacey Steck (360) 280-6735
Gartner, Inc is technological research and consulting firm based in Stamford, Connecticut that conducts research on technology and shares this research both through private consulting as well as executive programs and conferences. Its clients include large corporations, government agencies, technology companies, and investment firms.
Contact: Kristina Matull (813) 597-5393
Google Cloud Platform (GCP), offered by Google, is a suite of cloud computing services that runs on the same infrastructure that Google uses internally for its end-user products, such as Google Search, Gmail, file storage, and YouTube. Alongside a set of management tools, it provides a series of modular cloud services, including computing, data storage, data analytics, and machine learning. Google Cloud Platform provides infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, and server less computing environments.
Contact: Parker Mills (561) 346-2004
GORDON THOMAS HONEYWELL - GOVERNMENT RELATIONS (GTH-GOV) is a dynamic group of individuals offering comprehensive professional consultancy services including governmental affairs, government research, strategy consulting, and association management to a diverse client base. With three offices (Washington, DC; Tacoma, Washington; Seattle, Washington), GTH-GOV’s global team of experienced professionals is prepared for any challenge.
Contact: Mary Gould (360) 464-7332
The Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is an American multinational information technology company based in Spring, Texas, United States. HPE was founded on November 1, 2015, in Palo Alto, California, as part of the splitting of the Hewlett-Packard company.
Contact: Mark Bleakley (206) 794-8416
ImageSource can make any business process faster, simpler, and smarter. Our affordable solutions enable you to capture, process, automate, protect, manage, and deliver your critical business information and extend the capabilities of existing hardware and software.
Contact: Kristina Linehan (360) 239-4877
nformatica's product portfolio is focused on data integration: extract, transform, load, information lifecycle management, business-to-business data exchange, cloud computing integration, complex event processing, data masking, data quality, data replication, data virtualization, master data management, ultra messaging, and data governance. These components form a toolset for establishing and maintaining data warehouses. It has over 9,500 customers
Contact: Clayton Lewis (714) 267-4072
ISG provides organizational change management services as a critical component for success. The transition of people and organizations to the new environment is the true testament of success. ISG specializes in project management, quality assurance consulting, technical services and advisory services within a high-risk environment. We have the professional maturity to optimize your business.
Contact: Tom Boatright (360) 915-3965
LexisNexis® Risk Solutions is the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks, find opportunities and improve results. We deliver targeted solutions that empower well-informed decisions while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy.
We leverage our industry-leading big data computing platform with vast data assets, proprietary advanced linking technology, and a sophisticated analytics platform to drive decision intelligence for our customers, enabling businesses of all sizes to turn their data into actionable insights and improve decisions and time-to-results.
Contact: Deborah Smith (214) 212-5180
Microsoft is the largest vendor of computer software in the world. It is also a leading provider of cloud computing services, video games, computer and gaming hardware, search, and other online services. Microsoft's corporate headquarters is located in Redmond, Wash., and it has offices in more than 60 countries.
Contact: Steve Kirchoff (425) 882-8080
Model Solutions is a mission-driven government affairs and marketing firm focused on building a better world by sharing best practices. Our team has decades of experience in working with all 50 states, hundreds of municipalities and leading corporations and governments throughout the world. As trusted advisors to industry leaders and every level of government, we have guided decision makers for over two decades.
Contact: Noah Reandeau (253) 973-1892
Netskope, a global cybersecurity leader, is redefining cloud, data, and network security to help organizations apply Zero Trust principles to protect data. The Netskope Intelligent Security Service Edge (SSE) platform is fast, easy to use, and secures people, devices, and data anywhere they go. Netskope helps customers reduce risk, accelerate performance, and get unrivaled visibility into any cloud, web, and private application activity. Thousands of customers, including more than 25 of the Fortune 100, trust Netskope to address evolving threats, new risks, technology shifts, organizational and network changes, and new regulatory requirements.
Contact: Karey Wilms (415) 309-2570
Okta, Inc. is an identity and access management company based in San Francisco. It provides cloud software that helps companies manage and secure user authentication into applications, and for developers to build identity controls into applications, website web services and devices
Contact: Brandon Fischer (805)801-6045
Outlook Insight LLC offers the comprehensive capabilities and deep industry knowledge necessary to help you solve the most complex issues of your organization. Since opening our doors in 1999, we’re proud to say that each year we have a bigger list of returning and new clients.
Our mission is to provide best-in-class business and technology consulting services that achieve customer goals.
Contact: Sven Akerman Jr. (360) 970-7606
Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, maintaining trust in the digital age by helping tens of thousands of organizations worldwide prevent cyber breaches. Our innovative security platform with game-changing technology natively brings network, cloud, and endpoint security into a common architecture. By doing this, we safely enable applications, users, and content; deliver visibility, automation, and control; and detect and prevent threats at every stage of the attack lifecycle, so organizations can securely and efficiently move their businesses forward.
Contact: Pierre Newsome (206) 227-5386
Presidio is a leading global digital systems integrator developing innovative technology solutions to help clients digitally transform their business. We specialize in simplifying IT by modernizing data, applications and infrastructure. Our full lifecycle model of professional and managed services power resilient cloud, security, infrastructure modernization and workforce transformation solutions for 7,000 middle market, enterprise and government clients. With an industry-leading 3:1 ratio of engineers to salespeople, we are uniquely positioned to develop and manage world-class business solutions at consumer speed. Partnering with Presidio allows organizations to capture new digital revenue streams while focusing on their core business. We handle the technical complexity and match spend to business value through flexible payment and consumption solutions.
Contact: Leanna Aurioles (206) 883-8391
Right Systems, Inc provides multi-vendor IT solutions and services to clients in the Pacific Northwest. We specialize in Managed Services, IT Consulting, Project Services, Lifecycle and Renewal Services, Staff Augmentation, Carrier Services, IT Financing, Help Desk Support, and IT Environment Assessments.
Contact: Candace Davis (360) 739-7160
Roboyo is the world’s largest Hyperautomation professional services company, with locations in 24 cities, across 15 countries and 4 continents. Our clients include many of the Fortune 500 and 22 of the DAX 40 companies. We hail from 22 countries and speak at least as many languages. We are automation engineers. Solving complex technical problems is what keeps us awake at night and gets us up in the morning. Equal parts vision and precision, we bring the ability to build and to guide. We are big picture thinkers with an eye for detail and a passion for rolling up our sleeves to get the job done. We bring together strategists, technologists, business analysts, and six sigma belt wearers of every color. Together, we have earned a reputation for engineering business outcomes for some of the world’s largest and most dynamic companies.
Contact: William Falquero (678) 733-1528
The Zero Trust Data Management Company™ enabling cyber and operational resilience for enterprises. Rubrik is a company developing cloud data management and enterprise backup software. It offers a platform that delivers backup and recovery, replication, remote and branch offices, data archival, policy-driven automation, ransomware protection, and analytics capabilities.
Contact: Drew Locke (781) 248-9919
SHI International Corp. (commonly referred to as SHI), headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, is a privately owned provider of IT infrastructure, end-user computing, cybersecurity, and IT optimization products and services. SHI has customers in the non-profit, private, and public sectors. It has 6,000 employees across more than 35 offices in the United States, Canada, France, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.
SHI operates two integration centers in Piscataway, New Jersey – 305,000-sq. ft. and Ridge – 400,000-sq. ft.), along with three international integration centers (Nexus in the U.K., Tiel in the Netherlands, and Tampines in Singapore).
Contact: Tom Eisenhower (530) 558-5193
TEKsystems facilitates new ways of thinking and working so you realize and sustain the true value of your technology. We take the complexity out of implementation with our Lean-agile principles, portable and repeatable architecture, and deployment frameworks. From mass cloud migration, to deploying AI and machine learning, to data privacy and security, together we’ll achieve your future-state today.
Contact: Dan Leiter (206) 475-6622
As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. is leading the 5G revolution and redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The Company's nationwide 5G network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to millions of customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile.
Contact: Matt Tighe (206) 853-7723
Tenable® is the Cyber Exposure company. Over 40,000 organizations around the globe rely on Tenable to understand and reduce cyber risk. Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform.
Contact: Susan Foster (301) 908-8974
UiPath is a robotic process automation tool for large-scale end-to-end automation. For an accelerated business change, it provides solutions for businesses to automate routine office activities. It uses a variety of methods to transform tedious tasks into automated processes
Contact: Tommy Jayne (719) 207-5455
At Vivid Co., we have a deep understanding of the needs of Washington State agencies. It’s our mission to bring the personable approach and knowledge you need to achieve your goals in a complex environment. We know you’re spread thin and working hard to make a difference. So we work hard to make working with us easy. While we’ve updated our name and brand, the team you’ve come to rely upon remains the same. Our new brand and name better reflect our focus on strong, distinct, and clear work. We hope you love it as much as we do.
Contact: Heidi Brownell (360) 701-4766
Woodburn is a leading provider of Managed Print Services, Enterprise Content Management, FollowMe Print Solutions, and Printing as a Service. Founded in 1957 and as 2016 Minority Supplier of the Year (NW Minority Supplier Council), Woodburn has proven experience providing the personal and attentive service touch of a local company layered on the foundation of partnership with leading global technology organizations. Woodburn supports Fortune 500, major government, and select other clients with their needs to print, move, and manage information.
Woodburn’s reputation is built on 3 primary principles:
- Good People--Local Service
- Service First--Equipment and Software as a Service
- Single Point of Contact
Contact: Ben Johnson (206) 250-1306
World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a technology service provider founded by David Steward in July 1990. WWT provides technology and supply chain services with a focus on the enterprise commercial, public, and telecom service provider sectors. The company provides planning, procurement, and deployment of IT products and solution selling.
Contact: David McDaniel (280) 321-3319