Author: Elizabeth Ress

In transactions totaling $497 million, GTY Technology Holdings is acquiring six government-serving technology companies at once, three of which hold spots on the GovTech 100 list. [button size='medium' style='' text='Read the Full Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='http://www.govtech.com/6-Gov-Tech-Companies-Acquired-by-GTY-Technology-Holdings.html' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align=''...

CityBase, a Chicago startup that develops software for local governments and utilities, has been acquired by an Austin, Texas, firm for $160 million in cash and stock. CityBase was one of six companies acquired this week by GTY Technology Holdings. All of the acquired companies...

One of life’s frustrations for people who drive is getting a parking ticket or citation. Local governments can ease the time and financial burden for residents by making it easy to pay or contest a parking ticket online. As part of their Shift Indy project,...

The software company, which helps cities such as Chicago do business with constituents, went looking for funding and found a buyer instead. CityBase, a Chicago software startup that helps governments connect with the residents and businesses they serve, has been acquired for $160 million by an...

Chicago startup CityBase is being acquired by publicly traded GTY Technology Holdings for $160 million. The deal includes Austin-based GTY also acquiring five other companies to create a combined business focused on the public-sector market. [button size='medium' style='' text='Read the Full Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.politico.com/newsletters/illinoisplaybook' target='_blank'...

CityBase will operate as a wholly owned business unit of GTY, which will eventually include six companies that all serve the public sector, the company said. “This company was born and funded in Chicago by Chicagoans, and it’s a great win for this city’s tech community and our...

Once voted the sexiest startup (in public sector technology), CityBase gets hitched Sept. 12, 2018 (CHICAGO) — GTY Technology Holdings Inc., a special purpose acquisition company created by former top Accenture and EMC executives, has agreed to buy CityBase, Inc. for $160 million in cash and...

"CityBase, another Chicago-based startup, is doing cool work for the public sector. While some startups are scrambling to improve digital technology, CityBase’s backend software is revamping old payment kiosks to make it easier for un- and underbanked people to pay their utility bills without going...

See how the Consolidated City of Indianapolis/Marion County made their property services accessible digitally. [button size='medium' style='' text='Watch the On-Demand Webinar Video' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://hubs.ly/H0dxmr10' target='_blank' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin='']...

County staff spend valuable hours correcting inaccurate, unclear, or incomplete information their residents provide on paper forms. And residents incur real costs, like transportation and lost wages, to receive services in person.  Putting information online is an important step forward – but it's only the tip of...

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