Inside Foundant – the Blog

Moving Forward

This year our organization took a step forward in its grantmaking practices by implementing the use of electronic grant agreements. I’d heard about electronic grant agreements at Grant Managers Network conferences and through discussions on GMN’s online community. Having successfully transitioned to online grantmaking in 2011 via Foundant Technologies, I felt confident in being able to implement this change and that our grant partners would …     Continue Reading »

Grant Elliott Named Foundant’s Director of Sales

I am pleased to announce that Grant Elliott has been named as Foundant’s new Director of Sales. In Grant’s prior role as Product Engineer, his primary responsibilities were to support the sales team by providing expert technical product demonstrations. This new role will take that support to a whole new level, and we are highly confident that he will excel just as he has in …     Continue Reading »

Catching up with Releases: A Client Webinar with Grant and Sammie

  First off, a big thank you to all who attended the “Catching Up with Releases” webinar on August 28th. To date, this was our largest client webinar! We know taking an hour out of your day isn’t always easy, but it really is the most effective way for us to reach out to so many clients—in this case all 180 of you! This webinar …     Continue Reading »

The Foundant ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

The Foundant Team was recently challenged to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by our very own Suzie Boyer (the finance person here at Foundant). Since we have learned from our clients about the personal nature of philanthropy, everyone in this video volunteered to participate. Most everyone had already been challenged by another friend or had their own reasons to participate. Foundant, as a …     Continue Reading »

Meet Aaron Spevacek – Client Success Manager

Aaron Spevacek has been a Client Success Manager (CSM) with Foundant Technologies for almost a year and a half. Aaron was a client for several years before starting in a role called “proactive customer service,” which evolved into the CSM role. Aaron’s favorite moments in the CSM role are when he can make a suggestion or show someone something in the software that will make …     Continue Reading »