iMIS is the most widely used member/donor management solution in the world due in part to the inventiveness of our partners who develop add-on solutions that mold the iMIS system to fit specific niche requirements within the not-for-profit community.
Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) April 11, 2012
Advanced Solutions International (ASI), the largest, privately-owned global provider of software for member and donor-based not-for-profits, today announced that its 14th annual iNNOVATIONS partner conference boasted a record number of attendees, including more than 100 ASI partners from around the world. At this year’s conference, ASI provided details on new and improved programs for its global channel of Authorized iMIS Solution Providers (AiSPs) and Consultants (AiCs) and previewed the latest release of iMIS, which features expanded social media integration and mobile accessibility.
Each year, the conference program includes the highly anticipated announcement of the prestigious “President’s Club” awards, which recognize the best applications developed for iMIS by ASI partners. This year’s winners—judged to be the most innovative, successful, and productive—included:
- iMIS Innovation of the Year: Employee Edge from Get Efficient
- iMIS Technology Innovation: Visual Antidote Fast Forms from Visual Antidote Inc.
- iMIS New Markets Innovation: Case Management Entry and Tracking from McGladrey
- iMIS Productivity Innovation: Word Merge iPart from BSCI
- ASI Consulting Innovation of the Year: PEAT 2 for Law Society of Scotland, Alexander Kopetzky
“iMIS is the most widely used member/donor management solution in the world due in large part to the inventiveness of our partners who develop add-on solutions that mold the iMIS system to fit specific niche requirements within the not-for-profit community,” said Bob Alves, ASI Chairman and CEO. “This year’s crop of President’s Award entries was incredible and I’m continually amazed by the ingenuity that partners demonstrate when responding to our customers’ needs.”
The two-day conference included more than 20 enhanced educational breakout sessions covering technical, implementation and product-related topics. ASI also inducted the following 20 partners into its “Chairman’s Circle,” which recognizes overall outstanding performance:
- Armstrong Enterprise Communications
- Ascension Technology Solutions
- Association Technology Solutions
- Avant-Garde Consulting Services
- BroadPoint Technologies
- Bursting Silver
- (C) Systems
- Computer Systems Innovations
- enSYNC Corporation
- Fisher Technology
- Get Efficient
- Intuitive Business Concepts
- ISG Solutions
- Lane Services
- TSL Solutions
- Visual Antidote
In addition to the President's Club and the Chairman's Circle awards, ASI recognized several partners for specific outstanding achievement in 2011:
- AiSP of the Year Award: ISG Solutions
- iMIS 100 AiSP of the Year: Avant-Garde Consulting Services
- New Account Leader of the Year Award: enSYNC Corporation
- Customer Sales Leader of the Year: ISG Solutions
- Customer Satisfaction Leader of the Year: Accounting & Association Software Group
- Customer Satisfaction: Avant-Garde Consulting Services, Computer System Innovations, and NimbleUser
iMIS currently has more than 100 hand-selected, committed partners who enjoy valuable benefits, including access to extensive training, documentation, technical support, and APIs. The ASI partner program is the largest, most expansive network serving the needs of the not-for-profit community.
The program consists of:
Authorized iMIS Solution Providers (AiSP): A limited number of companies that are authorized to independently promote, sell, and support iMIS solutions.
Authorized iMIS Consultants (AiC): Independent companies authorized to service and support iMIS solutions.
Fundraising Partners: AiSPs and AiCs specifically selected for their advanced knowledge of fundraising best practices and success/experience in implementing and supporting iMIS for donor-based customers.
iXtend Partners: Partner companies that offer a complementary product or service to the iMIS customer base and demonstrate "best-of-breed" capabilities. Participants are provided with the training, tools, and promotional opportunities they need to integrate their solutions with iMIS and market them to iMIS customers worldwide.
Advanced Solutions International (ASI) is a recognized industry thought leader that focuses on helping associations and not-for-profits increase operational and financial performance through the use of best practices, proven solutions, and ongoing client advisement. Since 1991, ASI has served nearly 4,000 clients and millions of users worldwide, both directly and indirectly through a network of over 100 partners worldwide, and currently maintains corporate offices in the USA, UK, Canada, and Australia.
ASI is the developer of iMIS not-for-profit software, association software, member software, donor software, and fundraising software. iMIS is the most widely used association software in the world with three times the global market share of the nearest solution and a popular choice of larger charities and not-for-profits.