Tampa, FL – February 8, 2017 – Government Technology and e.Republic Labs named Citizinvestor to the GovTech100 for the second year. The GovTech 100 includes the leading 100 U.S. companies that are delivering innovative technology solutions or disruptive offering to improve or transform government.
Chief Content Officer at e.Republic, Paul Taylor said “GovTech companies are the new face of digital government. Alone and in partnership, they are proving to be nimble in responding to and anticipating the needs of public agencies in a season of rapid change — technologically, socially and politically.”
Citizinvestor’s crowdfunding and civic engagement platform is used by municipalities across the United States empowering citizens to invest in their community by providing tools to propose and crowdfund municipal-backed public projects. More than seventy percent of our projects have been successfully funded, nearly double the rate of other crowdfunding platforms.
“Empowering citizens to create real change has been the driving force behind Citizinvestor” said Joy Randels, CEO of Citizinvestor. “We are transforming how public projects are discovered and funded. Our platform allows citizens to easily communicate ideas for civic projects to government and leverage our civic crowdfunding to make them a reality.”
Citizinvestor is proud to be a part of the GovTech 100 working alongside this dynamic group of innovators collectively focused on helping governments serve their communities better. We are truly honored to have received this distinction in 2016 and 2017. You can view the entire GovTech100 list here.
Citizinvestor empowers citizens to invest in their community by providing them a platform to propose and crowdfund public projects. Any government entity can post a project to Citizinvestor.com where citizens can make tax deductible donations to projects they care about most. No money changes hands unless a project reaches 100% of its funding goal. Citizens can also leverage Citizinvestor to propose ideas to improve their community to their local government. To learn more visit citizinvestor.com.
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