(July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018)
Click the link below to access the
2017-2018 Corporate Sponsor Package
If you have any questions about sponsorship,
please contact Stan Whitlock
Tel: (404) 558-1079
GISA truly appreciates the following Corporate Sponsors
and all they do to support our Member Schools!
Be sure to contact them to assist you with any of their fine products and services.
|PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSORS|
|EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants
Lighthouse Counsel partners with independent schools to increase mission awareness, organizational effectiveness and philanthropic support. Its core services include fundraising counsel (from campaign studies and counsel to advancement plans) and strategic planning.
Jeff Jowdy, President
|Mauldin & Jenkins, CPAs
Aleisa Howell, Partner
| Parker School Uniforms
Parker School Uniforms has been providing superior uniforms for 85 years. We service over 1000 schools, with 6 convenient retail locations in Georgia. We partner with our schools to create the brand they want. We do our best to be the best …. to every customer, every day.
SchooLinguist, a cloud-based digital recording solution, assists K-12 schools in improving student communication and collaboration skills. By providing an innovative two-way platform, SchooLinguist’s provides experiential learning opportunities by allowing students to record, listen, re-listen and submit audio of any nature to teachers any time. Teachers can listen, re-listen and respond any time. And it all takes place within the same application! No extra emails or files to transfer. SchooLinguist is currently used in Foreign Language, Fine Arts, and Debate programs, but the use of SchooLinguist is limited only by your imagination.
|GOLD LEVEL SPONSORS|
|Bennett Thrasher, LLP
Bennett Thrasher Technology Services offers powerful and flexible managed services that deliver the reliability and performance your school demands, as well as defend against the loss of productivity due to unplanned interruptions. We work with your to develop a technology road map and master plan customized to fit your school’s needs.
Jim Dougherty, Director
For 30+ years, EdwardsCo has worked with independent day and boarding schools to develop and launch meaningful brand strategies, compelling communications, and beautiful design to ensure your institution STANDS OUT. We specialize in increasing demand, selectivity, and alumni engagement through exceptional educational branding and strategy, enrollment communications, and advancement communications.
|FACTS | RenWeb
FACTS | RenWeb is committed to enhancing the financial stability and affordability of educational institutions. FACTS | RenWeb offers a comprehensive suite of services that includes tuition management, financial aid assessment, a learning management system, donor management, and online application and enrollment.Jana Kane
Regional Vice President
Firestorm is the nationally recognized leader in school preparedness, crisis planning, crisis management, and consequence management. Firestorm has provided hundreds of schools support both onsite and virtually, since 2005. Preparedness is an continuous improvement process, not a budget constraint.
|Gilbane Building Company
Gilbane provides a full slate of construction-related services — from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services — for clients across various markets. Gilbane, a family-owned company, is ranked the #1 K-12 Builder by Building Design and Construction (2016).
For 18 years we have provided global and domestic student tours that are designed to open a student’s heart through service and to expand their global worldview. Our tours include Cultural and Language Immersion, US/World History, Senior Class Adventures, Global Missions and International Student Travel.Michael Mauk, Director of Business Development
|Matific K-6 Math
Matific K-6 Math is conceptual and rigorous interactive learning. Embedded alignments allow for flexible use within any curriculum and teacher guided instruction individualizes the content for each student’s particular need. Learners explore and discover leading to real understanding.
Joseph DuLaney, Regional Vice President
|Our Fundraising Search
The mission of Our Fundraising Search is to assist non-profits with their fundraising needs in order for them to have a lasting impact on those they serve. Comprehensive services include: annual fund counsel, board training, capital campaign counsel, development assessment, planned giving basics, and development search.
Dr. Linda McNay, Consultant
School Growth is a global K-12 education training and services company that leverages learning as a competitive advantage for schools. We believe talented, energized, engaged educators change the world, and that such an ideal team can be achieved through more strategic human resources and professional development.
Tammy Barron, Senior Partner
|Smith & Howard, PC
With an unusual mix of technical expertise, business savvy and private school knowledge, Smith & Howard fulfills dual roles of accountants and business advisors to private schools. Providing information and guidance on trends and fundamentals for governing and operating your organization, we can help you see the big picture, while working with you to make the best day-to-day business decisions.
Misty Olive, Marketing Coordinator
|Southern Teachers Agency
Southern Teachers Agency is the premier placement agency for independent schools in the South. Our mission is to help schools in the south hire talented teachers and leaders so that our member schools may offer the best possible education to their students.
Carey Goodman, Director
|State Bank & Trust
State Bank is one of Georgia’s best capitalized banks, serving businesses and educational institutions in greater Atlanta and Middle Georgia with the perfect combination of high tech solutions and high touch service.
|Wilson Sporting Goods Co.
Wilson Sporting Goods Co. is designated as the “Official Ball Supplier of the GISA.”
Craig Kalb, Territory Manager
SILVER LEVEL SPONSORS
|Georgia Student Finance Commission
GSFC assists Georgia student in achieving their educational goals by administering financial aid, state aid, and advocating for Georgia students. We also administer HOPE Scholarship along with other state aid.
|Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
Benjamin J. Brooks, Partner
|BRONZE LEVEL SPONSORS|