2018 Sponsors And Partners
Stir Trek wouldn't be possible without the support of our sponsors. A large portion of the conference costs are paid from sponsorships so that we can keep ticket costs affordable. Please take a few minutes to learn about our sponsors and let them know you appreciate their support of our community!
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With nearly 30 years of experience in the energy industry, the IGS family of companies provides the following to over one million customers across the country: natural gas, electricity, and home warranty products; power generation solutions off the grid; clean, domestic alternative fueling options; and solar solutions. We focus on empowering consumers to make choices that best fit their energy needs. Our community investment program, IGS Impact, provides employees with opportunities to get involved with causes that are meaningful to both the company and to them personally.
OCLC, a worldwide library services organization headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, is a leader in information technologies and innovative online services. With office locations around the globe, OCLC employees are dedicated to offering premier services and software to help libraries cut costs while keeping pace with the demands of our information-driven society.
Leading EDJE helps our partners solve their most complex business challenges by building them the highest quality custom software….and we do it better than anyone else! Since 2007, we have created a unique culture which promotes high positive energy with an entrepreneurial spirit. Our firm is made of exceptionally talented professionals who deliver exceptional results, and our clients are made from a wide array of industries but have a common goal of choosing a partner who provides distinct, creative solutions. We choose to work and live deliberately via our uncompromising core values, of Put Team First, Is Dedicated to Growth, Does the Right Thing…Not the Right Now Thing, Approaches Problem Solving Passionately, and Communicates Effectively.
Cardinal Solutions is a national solution provider with seven locations throughout the Midwest and Southeast, and clients across the U.S. Over the course of 20+ years, we have continually evolved our solution offerings to adapt to the changes in technology and the needs of customers. We lead with our experience and expertise in digital solutions across mobile, web, analytics, and cloud, while collaborating with clients through an agile process that allows organizations to be more creative and flexible in responding to user and stakeholder feedback. Cardinal also provides strategic guidance, training, and mentoring for our clients.
We are an IT services company delivering business value through industrialized solutions with sector expertise–one client at a time. With over 45 years of experience, Sogeti offers a comprehensive portfolio of services including Insights & Data, Digital Transformation, Digital Manufacturing, Applications & Cloud Technology, and Digital Assurance Testing. At the heart of our team is a passion for technology and people. Armed with our comprehensive, standard-defining portfolio of solutions, and hyper-focused, client-centric model, we leverage cutting-edge technology to deliver innovative results and best-in-class service to our clients.
HMB is a professional services firm that specializes in software & product development, and infrastructure solutions. We hire full-time, salaried consultants in Columbus, OH & Louisville, KY. If you want to develop your career and have fun, join us! :)
CapTech is a national IT management consulting firm that bridges the gap between business and technology. We partner with some of the world's most successful companies to design, develop, and manage technical and digital solutions that delight customers, drive insights, and meet strategic objectives.
Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners, farm and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; excess & surplus, specialty and surety; pet, motorcycle and boat insurance. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.
MPW offers a variety of industrial cleaning, water treatment, facility management, environmental management and container management services to thousands of clients throughout North America. Our diversified industrial services are applicable to a wide array of customer needs and enable clients to prosper in today’s competitive environment. MPW improves operating reliability and profitability by coupling the best trained professionals with the most innovative technologies. MPW’s in-house engineers and fabrication technicians customize proprietary tooling and mobile operating systems to accommodate specialized industry requirements and ever changing environmental demands.
At Dynamit, we create web and mobile applications. Together with our clients, we identify big opportunities and solve big problems. We serve our clients as strategists, creatives, and engineers. We shine in situations where simple, graceful web and mobile experiences can make a big difference in the way our clients do business. We believe that — done right — technology should simplify. It should make life easier for our clients and their customers. Clients include: Hilton Worldwide, NiSource, La Quinta Inns & Suites, M/I Homes, Panda Express, Donatos Pizza, BJ's Restaurants & Brewhouse, Mercy Health, Kindred Healthcare, Tire Discounters, White Castle and Thorntons.
User First. Data Driven. Technology Development. ICC is changing the way companies solve their business challenges, and the above principles dictate our solutions. This approach inspires intelligent, precise technology that addresses the human need. Three practice areas give ICC the necessary latitude to overcome the complex challenges that businesses face.
Kroger Technology’s vision is to be the most valued technology organization in retail. In many ways, Kroger is a technology company that’s in the business of selling groceries. We deliver leading-edge technology and innovative solutions that improve the customer and associate experience. Kroger is an industry leader in leveraging data science to personalize the shopping experience for our customers. We also use The Internet Of Things in our stores to automate processes, reduce operation costs and improve quality. Kroger Technology associates are passionate about revolutionizing the grocery retail business through innovation.
We write, speak, and dream in code. Our global team is maniacal about making the world amazing for developers of all backgrounds. Connect with us, write code with us, and let's meet up and talk cloud and all things developer!
Improving is a technology management and consulting services firm deeply rooted in our commitment to establishing trust — not only with each other but with our clients, partners, communities, and others. We aspire to do this through creating transparency, delivering results, continuously improving, clarifying expectations, and keeping our commitments.
ComResource is one of Central Ohio’s top IT consulting companies solving IT problems for growing businesses for over 25 years. ComResource is a unique player in the IT Consulting industry because of its expertise and experience in delivering a diversity of solutions, not only Professional Services Staffing (Project Management, Business & Data Analysis, AppDev, DevOps and QA), but also Information Security, Cloud & Virtual, Data Quality, B2B Integration, Systems & Network, Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity, VoIP, Wireless, and Storage. ComResource has built Centers of Excellence to fully engage and motivate over 220 employees and to ensure the highest level of innovation for more than 200 clients. On multiple occasions, ComResource has been recognized as a “Best Places To Work”, “Corporate Caring Award Finalist” and a “Fast Fifty 50” award winner. In 2017, ComResource was named the US SMB Rising Star Heartland Partner of the Year by Microsoft’s US Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) Group.
AWH is a 23-year old digital product consulting, user experience, and software development firm located in Dublin, OH. From startups to enterprise, we collaborate with clients to build great digital products through strong product management. Our team of experts helps organizations make product decisions driven and validated by customer/user focus and deliver products that solve high-value problems. Areas of expertise include user experience (UX), application and data architecture, APIs, data and analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), and artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Enjoy Code. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our mission statement, our code of conduct, our mantra, our obsession, - our ethos. For over 20 years Manifest consultants have been making a difference in some of the most esteemed businesses in Columbus. Our commitment to training enables our consultants and clients to continuously adapt and grow with the advancement of new technologies. Our areas of expertise include: Java & .NET Development, Acceptance Test Driven Development, Test Automation, Project Management, Business Analysis and Agile Mentoring. Come see why Manifest was honored again in 2017 by Columbus CEO magazine as a Top Workplace in Central Ohio. We invite you to visit the Manifest booth and start a conversation about how we may help you on your path to career happiness. Enjoy.
CoverMyMeds is one of the fastest growing healthcare technology companies in the US. We help prescribers and pharmacies submit Prior Authorization requests for any drug and nearly all health plans - 100% free - to get millions of patients on their medications every single year. Our team of highly-productive healthcare enthusiasts with a passion for helping others is the best thing about working here. On-site chef and paid benefits? Yeah, we have those too. But don’t take our word for it. We’ve been named to Glassdoor's top 50 places to work in the nation, Inc. 500’s list three times, were awarded one of the top places to work by Modern Healthcare and three times won best places to work in Columbus, Ohio.
We're a technology consulting powerhouse rooted in extreme programming and flourishing in rock-solid code, design thinking and marketing. We breathe life into big ideas, delivering industry-disrupting opportunities at lightning speed.
For more than 18 years, CareWorks Tech has been delivering technology solutions that drive results. As your advocate, the common thread across our associates is crafting the right tech-savvy solutions. Whether it’s IT Consulting, Infrastructure Services, Security, Enterprise Service Management, or Interactive, we’re all about finding solutions that advance your business. Our ongoing client relationships speak to our collaborative partnerships.
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, with $104 billion of assets and a network of 966 branches and 1,848 ATMs across eight Midwestern states. Founded in 1866, The Huntington National Bank and its affiliates provide consumer, small business, commercial, treasury management, wealth management, brokerage, trust, and insurance services. Huntington also provides auto dealer, equipment finance, national settlement, and capital market services that extend beyond its core states. Visit huntington.com for more information.
JumpMind is a commercial open source software company specializing in data replication and integration software for the enterprise. SymmetricDS is a flexible data replication server that syncs databases and files in near real time across a heterogeneous environment. Metl is a lightweight, web-based integration platform for building and running data flows between disparate systems. As open source software developers, we value openness, innovation, passion for our work, and having fun while working hard. We provide consulting, development, training, and 24/7 support for our software.
Doc Halo’s clinical communication platform, Halo Spectrum, is transforming patient care by streamlining real-time communication among physicians, nurses and staff. The mobile app and online console provide secure, HIPAA-compliant texting. Robust care coordination tools integrate with hospital systems to allow instant access to EHRs, critical and clinical teams, on-call schedules, call centers, labs and directories. Exclusively designed for healthcare, the Doc Halo clinical communication platform is used by several of the most prestigious organizations in the country.
Alliance Data’s card services business develops market-leading private label, co-brand, and business credit card programs for many of the world's most recognizable brands. Through our branded credit programs, we help build more profitable relationships between our partners and their cardmembers, and drive lasting loyalty. We uphold our Know more. Sell more. promise by leveraging unmatched customer insights, advanced analytics, and broad-reaching innovative capabilities. It's how we deliver increased sales to our partners, build enduring loyalty to their brands, and provide more value to our cardmembers.