OUINC client Munetrix receives “Game Changer” recognition from Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce
Munetrix, a public sector solutions provider offering data analytics and transparency tools for state and local governments and public school districts, and client success story of OU INC, a business incubator, 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. The award 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.”
“It is such a point of pride when we can celebrate with clients like Munetrix as they grow, develop and find their niche in the business world,” added Amy Butler, executive director of OU INC. “This company is definitely a thought leader in data analytics.”
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. The company also received “Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products for 2016” recognition from District Administration magazine, which is geared to leaders in K-12 education. 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.
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. 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.
OU INC is a SmartZone Business Accelerator, in collaboration with the City of Rochester Hills, Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), and various industry partners. OU INC’s focus is in the Energy, Medical Device, and Information Technology sectors. The incubator provides entrepreneurial resources and strategic business solutions for developing business ventures like Munetrix.