Highly-configurable technology platform provides opportunity in adjacent markets, including camps, marathons and activity-based events
August 1, 2017—ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—Community Brands, a technology-driven company which delivers purpose-built solutions for the world’s leading associations and nonprofits, today announced the addition of Configio to its family of brands. The addition of Configio extends Community Brands’ portfolio to serve civic and community organizations and their need for registration and ticketing; membership management and CRM; and event management.
“While membership and event management means different things to different people—be it civic and community membership management or associations—one thing holds true: the need to use technology to serve their unique needs,” said JP Guilbault, president of Community Brands. “Configio is a great addition to the Community Brands family.”
Configio offers cloud-based solutions for event and activity-based organizations to better manage members, clients, participants, marketing data, and more. Features of the Configio platform include: event registration, content management, CRM capabilities, email marketing, staff management, shipping management, and analytics and reporting. Configio is designed to be easily configured and thereby satisfy niche industry requirements and deliver a highly personalized “right-for-me” customer experience. Key clients include Challenger Sports, Kampgrounds of America (KOA), Pikes Peak International Hill Climb and BolderBOULDER 10K.
“We’re excited to be a part of Community Brands family to really grow our business and develop our technology to its fullest potential,” said Bob Bailey, Configio founder. “We look forward to working with the teams across the company to expand our reach and integrate with the Community Brands ecosystem of solutions and services offered to customers and prospects.”
Details of the deal were not disclosed.