Press Release

Higher Logic Joins Blackbaud Partner Network as a Technology Partner

Leader in online community platforms joins network of companies providing applications and solutions to complement Blackbaud products

Washington, D.C. — October 26, 2016 — Higher Logic a leader in cloud-based community platforms, today announced the company has joined the Blackbaud Partner Network as a Blackbaud Technology Partner. With this partnership, Higher Logic joins a network of companies that provide applications and solutions that extend Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) product functionality in new ways.

Higher Logic’s community software is a great fit for many of our products and solutions,” says Chris Clinton, vice president, Global Channels and Partner Ecosystem at Blackbaud. “Coupled with their extensive experience working with associations and nonprofits, we believe Higher Logic’s community offerings will further enhance any nonprofit’s cache of resources.

The partnership brings Higher Logic’s community software and Blackbaud’s fundraising and constituent relationship management solutions together, enabling more nonprofits to improve member interactions and engagement, as well as gather behavioral data for better reporting.

The community platform’s granular permissions and powerful tools, including automated workflows and consolidated email digests, empower users to create interest-based communities, schedule and manage events, and participate in volunteer and mentoring programs.

Our technology partnership with Blackbaud provides great opportunities for nonprofits to implement effective and long-lasting member engagement and fundraising strategies,” says Mark Lowry, CRO of Higher Logic. “Both Higher Logic and Blackbaud offer innovative software and services for any nonprofit looking to improve the overall member experience. We are also excited about Blackbaud’s SKY API(TM) that will allow a robust integration to their products.

Higher Logic will be at bbcon 2016, Blackbaud’s annual conference for the social good community, and available at booth #205. To learn more about Higher Logic’s online community platforms, visit http://www.higherlogic.com.

The Blackbaud Partner Network is a group of leading technology and services firms providing nonprofits with the solutions, applications and strategies they need to make a difference in their local communities and worldwide. To learn more about Blackbaud’s Technology Partner program, visit: http://www.blackbaud.com/partners.

About Higher Logic

Higher Logic is an industry leader in cloud-based community platforms. Organizations worldwide use Higher Logic to bring people all together, by giving their community a home where they can interact, share ideas, answer questions and stay connected. Learn more at www.higherlogic.com.