Sponsors


Diamond Sponsor
Conversant

Conversant

conversantmedia.com | @conversant | LinkedIn | Facebook

Conversant® is the digital media arm of Epsilon and a leader in personalized digital marketing. They help the world’s biggest companies grow by creating personalized experiences that deliver higher returns for brands and greater satisfaction for people. Conversant offers a fully integrated personalization platform, personalized media programs, and one of the world’s largest affiliate marketing networks — CJ Affiliate™ — all fueled by a deep understanding of what motivates people to engage, connect and buy.



Platinum Sponsors


EDCi

EDCi

edci.com | @EDCi_IT | LinkedIn | Facebook | Google+


In September of 1979, Electroline, Inc. opened its doors, serving as a local distributor of electrical wire, cable and specialty products. Over the next decade, Electroline’s customer base grew significantly, and in 1989, Electroline Data Communications, Inc. (EDCi) was established to meet an emerging need in Wisconsin.

Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, EDCi grew and adapted to maximize efficiency and customer satisfaction, as technology continuously changed. From a core expertise of LAN/WAN computer communications, EDCi specializes in aligning information technology with the enterprise business strategy. Through their partnership and certifications with leading technology providers, including Citrix, Cisco, Genesys, IBM, Microsoft and Vertiv, EDCi’s customers receive the highest quality products and services the industry has to offer.

Now, in 2018, EDCi has grown into an enterprise-wide solution provider, supplying product and services to corporations in Wisconsin, across the country and the globe. EDCi has proven excellence in strategic needs assessment, project management, design, installation, risk management, training and post sales support, setting them apart from the competition and ensuring business needs are met today and in the future.


OneNeck

OneNeck IT Solutions

oneneck.com | @OneNeck_IT | LinkedIn | Facebook | YouTube | Google+

OneNeck IT Solutions LLC delivers hybrid IT solutions, including cloud and hosting solutions, managed services, ERP application management, professional services, IT hardware and top-tier data centers in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Oregon and Wisconsin. OneNeck’s team of technology professionals manage secure, world-class, hybrid IT infrastructures and applications for businesses around the country. Through thought leadership and innovative engineering, OneNeck helps customers reduce costs, improve service levels, increase revenues and gain local-to-global competitive advantage. OneNeck customers span multiple industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, retail and government. They choose OneNeck because the tenured and experienced team leverages ITIL based practices to manage mission-critical data centers, cloud and customer infrastructure 24/7. In addition, OneNeck has successfully completed Type 2 SSAE 16 (SOC 1) examination, PCI Data Security Standard validation, ISO 27001 certification and HIPAA and HITECH examination. This helps assure customers that their data is secure, available and meets their compliance requirements. OneNeck is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems whose businesses also include U.S. Cellular and TDS Telecom.


WMEP

WMEP

wmep.org | @WMEP_News


The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) enhances the success of Wisconsin’s small to midsize businesses by expanding their capabilities to grow, be innovative and achieve operational success. Their talented consultants, world-class approaches, diverse partnerships and unique engagements created more than $3 billion in impact for manufacturers across the state. WMEP would be honored to assist with your organization’s achievement of its goals whether they are top or bottom line, people or certification focused.



Gold Sponsors


AHEAD

AHEAD

thinkahead.com | @ThinkAheadIT | LinkedIn | Facebook


AHEAD is a consulting company that helps enterprises transform how and where they run applications and infrastructure. From strategy, to implementation, to ongoing optimization services, AHEAD creates tailored cloud solutions for enterprises at all stages of the cloud journey. Every company is evaluating how to apply the cloud operating model to their business, both on and off-premise, and AHEAD offers expertise by building enterprise cloud solutions that bridge this gap. AHEAD combines the latest capabilities in virtualization, containerization and hyper/converged infrastructure to bring cloud-like performance to your data center — while managing the critical touch points with the rest of your enterprise cloud. Most importantly, AHEAD leads with the outcome in mind, taking into account the entire security ecosystem encompassing not only tools, but how processes leverage those tools to achieve outcomes of security and policy compliance. AHEAD’s unique value is in the integration across the enterprise cloud, allowing them to offer an end-to-end portfolio of services, with total flexibility.


eGain

eGain

egain.com | @eGain | LinkedIn | Facebook


eGain customer engagement solutions make digital transformation easy for leading brands. Based on a unified omnichannel platform for AI knowledge-powered customer engagement, eGain’s top-rated cloud applications for web, mobile, social and contact centers help deliver connected customer journeys across touchpoints, while enabling the business to optimize those journeys and contact center performance.


New Relic

New Relic

newrelic.com | @newrelic | LinkedIn | Facebook



New Relic provides the real-time insights that software-driven businesses need to innovate faster. New Relic’s cloud platform makes every aspect of modern software and infrastructure observable, so companies can find and fix problems faster, build high-performing DevOps teams and speed up transformation projects. Connect with them today and learn why more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 trust New Relic.


Skyline Technologies

Skyline Technologies

skylinetechnologies.com | @skylinetweets | LinkedIn | Facebook


When business leaders are pressured to get results fast, Skyline Technologies’ 150+ technology consultants and advisors can make their vision a reality through software development, mobile apps, web design & development, productivity and collaboration, project leadership, cloud solutions and data analytics.

Need a clear path to the right solution? Since 1992 Skyline Technologies has partnered with organizations like yours by providing flexible delivery options, including professional services and outsourced project delivery. You can engage their talent at your direction either on-site or remote. Or you can have them manage your project’s scope, schedule and budget for end-to-end project delivery. When you work with their associates, you gain the expertise of their entire company.


Sprinklr

Sprinklr

sprinklr.com | @Sprinklr | Facebook | Instagram


Sprinklr’s mission is to help the world’s most loved brands create happy customers. Sprinklr does this with the world’s first Customer Experience Management (CXM) platform, which enables one-to-one, human connections — at scale — across 25+ different communication channels such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Headquartered in New York City with 1,400 employees in 22 offices, Sprinklr works with more than 1,200 of the world’s most valuable brands, including: Allstate, McDonald’s, Lenovo, Microsoft, Nike, Philips Lighting, Procter & Gamble, Samsung, Santander, SAP, Shell, Verizon and Visa. Sprinklr’s partners include Accenture, Deloitte, IBM, Microsoft and SAP.


Zilker Technology

Zilker Technology

ztech.io | @ztechus | LinkedIn | Facebook




Zilker Technology (ZTech) is an expert digital consultancy and systems integrator that combines the agility of a start-up with the experience and expertise of a global consulting firm. ZTech specializes in unlocking the value of your data and delivering it to new digital platforms. ZTech has a highly trusted team of industry experts that can create powerful web and mobile solutions for your customers, and at the same time, has the deep technical chops to integrate into very complex back-end systems whether they’re on-prem or in the cloud.



Silver Sponsors


Cherwell

Cherwell

cherwell.com | @Cherwell | LinkedIn | Facebook

Cherwell empowers organizations to transform their business through the rapid adoption and easy management of digital services. Cherwell’s adaptable platform offers customizable, enterprise-wide service management, automation and reporting.


Fiserv

Fiserv

fiserv.com | LinkedIn | Facebook


Fiserv is a global leader in financial services technology solutions, headquartered in Brookfield, WI. They're helping more than 12,000 clients worldwide create and deliver experiences for a digital world that's always on. Solutions that enable today's consumer to move and manage money with ease, speed and convenience. At the point of thought.

Their approximately 24,000 associates worldwide are driving quality and innovation in payments, processing services, risk & compliance, customer & channel management, and insights & optimization with one thing in mind: to move money and information in a way that moves the world.

Their values are straightforward: Earn client trust every day. Create with purpose. Inspire and achieve excellence. Do the right thing. And continue to deliver on the promise of Fiserv.

That kind of clarity, combined with a belief that change always brings opportunity, is what has made Fiserv a trusted fintech leader and innovator for more than 30 years. It's what fuels their passion for being partners in possibility with their clients, and for providing innovative solutions and expertise that help their clients deliver financial services experiences in step with the way people live and work today


Heartland Business Systems

Heartland Business Systems

hbs.net | @HBSTech | LinkedIn | Facebook

Heartland Business Systems (HBS) is a premier provider of technology integration, consulting, infrastructure, business automation and networking solutions. HBS employs more than 400 technical engineers and business consultants throughout the Midwest servicing customers within the education, government, healthcare and commercial markets.


Marketo

Marketo

marketo.com | @marketo | LinkedIn | Facebook


Marketo, Inc. offers the leading engagement platform that empowers marketers to create lasting relationships and grow revenue. Consistently recognized as the industry’s innovation pioneer, Marketo is the trusted platform for thousands of CMOs thanks to its scalability, reliability and openness. Marketo is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices around the world, and serves as a strategic partner to large enterprise and fast-growing organizations across a wide variety of industries. To learn more about the Marketo Engagement Platform, LaunchPoint® partner ecosystem and the vast community that is the Marketing Nation®, visit marketo.com.


Verascape

Verascape

verascape | @verascape | LinkedIn | Facebook

Verascape’s value proposition is very simple; help companies reduce contact center costs and improve the customer service experience with cloud-based IVR and Chatbot self-service solutions that are on-demand, easy-to–use, personalized and intelligent.

Verascape’s Automated Customer Engagement Platform (ACE) provides a suite of integrated IVR and Chatbot self-service solutions across all customer communication channels including phone, automated chat, SMS, Facebook Messenger and other emerging channels. Verascape’s solutions are diverse and include customer service, order processing, payments, outbound notifications, intelligent call routing and virtual digital assistant.

ACE is powered by artificial intelligence, real-time data integration, natural language processing, machine learning and advanced analytics. Verascape's cloud-based solutions quickly and seamlessly integrate with your existing systems with minimal impact on your IT resources.

Some of the many benefits of working with Verascape include; the highest success rates in the industry, on-demand 24x7x365 reliability, 99.9 percent uptime, no up-front development fees, performance-based pricing and cloud-based redundancy. Verascape is PCI and HIPAA certified. Contact Verascape today for a 30-day free trial at 847-919-8150 or send an email to info@verascape.com.

Questions about the conference? Contact UWEBC Member Services and Events Director Jennifer Anderson at 608-890-1406 or jen.anderson@wisc.edu.

Questions about sponsoring the conference? Contact Marketing and Communications Director Lori Wilson at 608-890-2449 or lori.wilson@wisc.edu.

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Contact Lori Wilson, Marketing and Communications Director
lori.wilson@wisc.edu | 608-890-2449