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Strength Through Partnerships

We are all strengthened by the alliances we make, the partnerships we develop and the company we keep. For this reason we have selected the following companies to help us and our clients prosper and grow. 

Applied Technology Solutions, Inc.
ATS, based in North Carolina, was founded in 1996 with a technological vision that became the standard for change within utilities nationwide. ATS OpenOne suite of solutions has revolutionized the way electric distribution utilities function in this new century. Along with the OpenOne suite of solutions, ATS brings to its clients today’s best practices for the electric, water, waste water, propane, and environmental management industries.

Argos Risk
Argos Risk helps companies proactively monitor the financial and business health of their third-party relationships. Financial institutions and companies that must manage a supply chain, meet regulatory requirements, or assume financial risk protect their organizations with Argos Risk. Their solutions bring together thousands of data points on each monitored company and process them via proprietary algorithms, called Argonomics™, that normalize and distill the data to produce meaningful information and predictive analytics that reflect the current and future state of suppliers, vendors, originators, customers, partners, and competitors.

Bank Assetpoint
Bank Assetpoint is the only nationwide marketplace for a variety of bank assets that brings more than 1,300 banks together with each other and with 9,000 other buyers and sellers. It offers opportunities to diversify asset holdings and supplement organic loan originations in target locales or industries. Bank Assetpoint is brought to you by Promontory Interfinancial Network, LLC, a trusted partner to ~3,000 financial institutions.

Bankers’ Bank of Kentucky
The Bankers’ Bank of Kentucky, chartered in 1988 has become the only locally owned, non-competitive correspondent bank in the region. Today, The Bankers' Bank enjoys relationships with more than 200 community banks throughout Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Tennessee, and West Virginia. The bank has achieved this success by understanding what is important to the community bankers they serve: innovative products and services, competitive pricing, and solid customer service.

BankLabs is a national provider of innovative mobile technology products that help community banks improve efficiency , increase time for relationships with customers and create marketplace options that expand business opportunities. The company’s OREO product automates the Other Real Estate Owned management process, while Construct automates construction loan management. BankLabs believes that community banking is a way of doing business, not a size.

BITS (ACBB-BITS, LLC), a subsidiary of Atlantic Community Bankers Bank (ACBB), is a best-in-class telecommunications services provider exclusively serving community based financial institutions. They offer a complete hosted and managed platform of next generation telecommunication services, specifically developed based on our customers' technical, operational, security, and regulatory requirements. Services provide cost savings, unmatched efficiencies, risk reduction, streamlined solutions, and peerless, always-on customer support. BITS is funded and owned by several bankers' banks as well as community bank investors. Their services include hosted and managed; voice with centralized SIP, call center applications, WAN (Fiber over Layer2, Layer3, Broadband), routing/switching, centralized firewall, and much more. BITS is SOC 2 Type II compliant and endorsed by multiple State Banking Associations.​ ​

Built is the leading provider of secure, cloud-based construction lending software. Built's collaboration platform brings the draw management process online and helps reduce construction loan risk, increases loan profitability, transforms the borrower experience, and simplifies compliance. Built serves small, regional and national lenders coast-to-coast. Join Built Technologies on LinkedIn or follow Built on Twitter @BuiltTechnology.

CU Business Group
CU Business Group, LLC, provides a wide array of business lending, deposit, and consulting services to credit unions nationwide. CU Business Group provides products and technical expertise to credit unions with advanced business programs, and all the basics for those just starting out. Based in Portland, Oregon, with offices in the West, Southwest and Eastern U.S., CU Business Group has a staff of 36 professionals and is the largest business services CUSO in the industry, serving more than 500 credit unions in 46 states.

CUSI - Continental Utility Solutions, Inc.
Continental Utility Solutions, Inc. provides innovative enterprise solutions to utilities, local governments, and sub-metering companies. In 1984, CUSI pioneered the concept of a standardized, feature-rich, PC-based utility billing software at a time when mainframes dominated the industry. CUSI’s successful business model affords them the resources to invest in a continuing development cycle that addresses the needs of customers today and tomorrow, leveraging state-of-the-art technology with the best integrated solutions.

Data Center, Inc.
Established in 1963, DCI is one of the most trusted, experienced, and innovative developers of bank core processing technology today.

Data West Corporation
Data West was founded in 1975 as a service bureau serving the billing and customer information needs of the utility industry. Their commitment to excellence and innovation is reflected in their state-of-the-art computer center, which supports an active, ongoing software research program. They are a quality leader in utility billing software and work hard every day to deliver superior products and outstanding customer service.

FGI is a full-service trade credit insurance brokerage and risk advisory, servicing enterprises and lending institutions globally. With its patented T.R.U.S.T.™ software, FGI Risk also offers the market a solution for proactively monitoring insurance policies and ensuring collection on all claims. This powerful, cloud-based credit insurance compliance platform automates the management and administration of credit insurance policies, giving you the ability to effectively manage any number of clients and polices across multiple carriers.

Focus Financial Systems
Focus Financial Systems is a Minnesota-based company that markets “best-in-class” products available to the financial industry for all areas of technology utilized by today’s independent community bank. They strive to provide customers with high quality technology solutions to enhance operations and increase information availability while reducing overall costs.

Harris Computer Systems
Harris means choice – choice among industry-leading software solutions for their municipal, utility, and school customers. Harris provides choice by building or acquiring solutions and through their Software for Life program, all of which provide customers with a solid return on their investment and the ability to choose the best solution for their unique needs. The company combines customer choice with profitable growth and an environment of openness and credibility.

Holtmeyer & Monson
Holtmeyer & Monson provides comprehensive out-of-house SBA and USDA lending services for community banks. A Preferred Service Provider of the Independent Community Bankers of America®, Holtmeyer & Monson covers every stage of the process — from loan application preparation and closing, to securitization and sale, through portfolio servicing. Now your bank can offer small businesses access to capital while significantly enhancing your earnings with non-interest fee income from the sale of loan guarantees. Holtmeyer & Monson’s experts do all the work, at no net cost to your bank.

HubTran is a leading provider of back office automation technology for factoring and transportation companies. HubTran's SaaS platform dramatically streamlines invoice processing, document management, and exception handling. Customers increase productivity up to 4 times, reduce errors, and increase capacity. HubTran's innovative technology leverages Optical Character Recognition and Artificial Intelligence to streamline and simplify back office work without requiring massive investments of your time in training and integration. Per-transaction pricing makes it as economical as it is easy. Get your back office moving with HubTran. ​

IBT is an information technology company specializing in payments processing with its headquarters in Cedar Park, TX, and offices in Des Plaines, Ill., and Denver, Colo. IBT serves community financial institutions as an application service provider (ASP). Their commitment to the needs of community financial institutions has solidified IBT as a premier financial solutions provider. IBT’s applications are installed in community financial institutions across the country and Canada. During the Microsoft Gold certification process, IBT achieved a 99-percent customer satisfaction rating. This is a direct reflection on IBT’s capability to deliver on application performance and quality client support.

The Independent Community Bankers of America® creates and promotes an environment where community banks flourish.​ ICBA Preferred Service Providers (PSPs) are among a select group of service providers to the community banking industry that have earned the ICBA "Stamp of Approval." ICBA PSPs are selected by the ICBA Bank Services Committee. The committee, comprised of community bankers, seeks solutions to critical member needs. Service Provider selection criteria includes financial strength, commitment to the community bank market, reference checks with existing community bank customers, and national distribution capabilities. In addition, ICBA PSPs offer unique benefits to community banks. Click here to learn about our PSP solutions.

Jwaala, a privately held software company based in Austin, Tex., was established in 2006 with a simple goal in mind – to use innovative technology to create a new generation of online banking services. Built on a modern and open systems framework, Better Online Banking™ provides a platform unmatched in functionality and flexibility. Going beyond balances, transaction lists and bolt-on feature sets, Better Online Banking™ delivers a highly functional, fully integrated online experience consumers love.

Microsoft® (NASDAQ: MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services, and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. JHA/ProfitStars has a strategic relationship with Microsoft to ensure that the ProfitStars suite of solutions fully leverage the Microsoft framework, solutions, and databases. Through the strategic partnership, JHA/ProfitStars has embraced Windows® Azure™ as Jack Henry’s choice for Cloud-based deployment of ProfitStars product offerings and has been recognized as Microsoft’s Windows Azure Partner of the Year 2012. ProfitStars also leverages Microsoft’s latest data platform technology including support for SQL Server 2012 in the upcoming release of Budget Manager, Margin Maximizer and Relationship Profitability Management (RPM). And with the release of Windows 8, ProfitStars has developed modern touch versions of Hub, Optimizer, and Margin Maximizer that will run on Windows 8 RT and Pro devices.

Modern Banking Systems
Modern Banking Systems was founded in 1975 and has established itself as a single-source provider for all core data processing needs. MBS is continuously researching new technology for the development of advanced software and hardware, ongoing maintenance services, network data communication installation and training, customer support services, and IT security services.

My CU Services​
MY CU Services, LLC is a leading provider of electronic payment and technology solutions for credit unions and currently provides services to more than 750 credit unions. MY CU Services is a CUSO with Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union as the majority owner.

Nicola Banking System
NBS, founded in 1975, takes a unique approach to banking software: insight. The Nicola Banking System was, and continues to be, developed by bankers for bankers. Every member of the NBS support team has extensive banking experience. They understand your processing needs and are proud of their product. After all, their name is on it.

NISC, a leading provider of information technology products and services, offers integrated software and hardware solutions to utilities and telecommunications companies as well as other infrastructure industries and Fortune 100 and 500 businesses. The NISC community –comprised of members, associate members, customers, partners, and employees – collaborates to provide enterprise business solutions that continue to set the industry standard. As valued members of the NISC community, users enter a partnership based upon trust, a commitment to excellent service, continuous support, as well as opportunities for professional learning.

PaySimple is a privately held company based in Denver, Colo.. They create cloud-based receivables automation technology that is designed especially for small businesses to simplify the lives of business owners. Easy to setup and easy to use, their products help businesses spend less time chasing, sorting, and monitoring payments.

PCS - Professional Computer Systems
PCS is an Iowa-based software company specializing in delivering high-tech application software to the utility industry. PCS offers multi-company, multi-service capable customer information systems, financial accounting systems including work orders, and e-commerce software solutions. A primary goal of PCS is to function in partnership with its clients, assisting them in managing their computerized software needs.

Q2 eBanking​m​
The company’s solution leverages electronic banking software and security across a single technology platform, giving any financial institution a better way to deliver electronic banking services.

SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at more than 70,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®

Shelby Systems
Shelby offers specialized software for the organization and management of churches and non-profit organizations.

Springbrook Software
SpringBrook Software, Inc. develops, markets, installs, and supports a range of integrated accounting solutions for local government, special districts, and not-for-profit organizations. The company offers financial applications, including accounts payable, application server, automated clearing house interfaces, bank reconciliation, budget forecasting, cash management and POS, fixed assets, general ledger, inventory, project management, and purchase orders, as well as customer information system applications, including accounts receivable, building permits, licenses and permits, special assessments, and utility billing. They also provide human resources and payroll solutions; plus web solutions, including application service provider and online utility billing payments. SpringBrook was founded in 1985 and is based in Portland, Oregon.

As a service provider owned by credit unions, and serving only credit unions, Synergent has provided comprehensive solutions to its credit union partners for more than 40 years. A subsidiary of the Maine Credit Union League, Synergent provides credit unions with Technology Services, offering the Episys Core Processing Platform by Symitar. Synergent also provides credit unions with Shared Branching, Statement Processing, Debit/ATM Card Services, Check Processing, and Direct Marketing Services, dedicated to helping credit unions develop deeper member relationships through targeted marketing with Episys data mining.

Think Ministry
Think Ministry provides a single solution for membership, group involvement, check-scanning, contributions, event management, check-in, and public website integration called MinistryPlatform. They understand that large, multi-site churches are complex entities and have designed their system to help each church operate more efficiently.

Tyler Technologies
From financial management and property taxes to courts and education, Tyler creates, delivers and supports software solutions and services that make it easier for local governments and schools to manage their complex, day-to-day business functions. They have a unique vantage point due to their singular focus on serving the public sector with a broad product portfolio.

Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union
Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union was established to fulfill the credit union industry's need for lending and investments solutions, which it continues to provide today to its 1,200+ credit union member/owners. The Corporate is dedicated to the success of the credit union industry and continues to add services, companies and partners to assist credit unions with their ever-evolving needs and requirements.