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Auburn Hills, Mich. – Dec. 19, 2016 – Munetrix, a public sector solutions provider offering data analytics and transparency tools for state and local governments and public school districts, has received the Game Changer award from the Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce. The award, which was sponsored by Palace Sports & Entertainment, is designated for the person or company changing the way business is done and was announced at the Silver and Gold Holiday brunch at the Townsend Hotel on Monday, Dec. 12. On hand to receive the award was Munetrix President, Bob Kittle.
“Munetrix continues to reshape local government and school finance through expanded use of the Munetrix platform for a variety of reporting, transparency, analytics and budgeting purposes,” Kittle said. “We do view ourselves as game changers in this area and government tech trends. And now this award, so we are very appreciative of the recognition from the Auburn Hills Chamber and its sponsors.”
Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce Director Jean Jernigan congratulated Munetrix on winning the Palace Sports & Entertainment Game Changer Award.
“Munetrix has expanded the scope and audience for data analytics products and services,” Jernigan said. “They have made a significant impact in helping local governments, school districts and others with their forecasting technology. This in turn has helped these agencies make significant changes to their bottom line.”
The Game Changer award tops off an eventful 2016 for Munetrix, which started off the year by earning a distinction from Government Technology Magazine as one of 100 Top Companies making a difference in state and local government markets. Earlier this month, the company received “Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products for 2016” recognition from District Administration magazine, which is geared to leaders in K-12 education. It was the second consecutive year Munetrix was recognized by District Administration readers for providing a top product. In the fall, Munetrix was named an approved vendor to provide data analytics and transparency tools to Michigan public school districts, authorized by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget (DTMB) per Section 102d of Public Act 249 of 2016. The company first received authorization by DTMB in 2015.
Michigan-based Munetrix, with its award-winning cloud-based local government fiscal health analytics tool and other proprietary apps, offers communities a cost effective approach to data-driven decision making and performance management, and is among the nation’s largest aggregators of municipal and school district data. With both a corporate and social mission in the spirit of Open Data, Munetrix allows subscribers and academic and non-profit partners across the country to easily access public sector financial and demographic data and companion tools to make meaningful and reliable budgets, financial projections, trend reports and forward looking decisions. Learn more about your community’s Munetrix Score at the Munetrix website.