The Road to a More Connected Gwinnett County

All images via The Great Exchange. A major suburban county in the Atlanta metro region, Gwinnett County boasts a population of around 900,000 people, spread out over a vast area. As is typical in the suburban United States, cars are the dominant form of transportation in Gwinnett, and other options for getting around are limited.… Read more »

GovDelivery Launches Enhancements to Interactive Text Messaging Solution to Improve the Citizen Experience

Originally posted by Michelle Lee on the Textizen blog here. For more information on GovDelivery’s acquisition of Textizen, read this post. GovDelivery’s Interactive Text Messaging solution from Textizen provides technology for all levels of government, and as the technology grows, we’re seeing firsthand the very personal relationships agencies using the solution have with the citizens… Read more »

Why we’re thinking small in Civic Tech in order to make a big impact on government

By Scott Burns, CEO and co-founder of GovDelivery Civic Tech is getting a new wave of investor attention. In a recent Tech Crunch piece, Omidyar Network’s Stacy Donohue wrote how Civic Tech is ready for investment.  New funds have popped up, traditional VCs are calling into Civic Tech, and larger companies have started to make… Read more »

Introducing: Interactive Text Messaging from Textizen

By Scott Burns, GovDelivery CEO and Co-Founder I’m thrilled today to share that we have acquired Textizen in order to help government organizations transform mobile engagement. We love Textizen for three reasons: The team is brilliant.  They are technology innovators who understand government’s needs well. They fit perfectly with our team at GovDelivery. Textizen is proven… Read more »