GovQA Acquires GovHelper and FoiaView
Woodridge, Illinois, February 24, 2016 (Newswire.com) - WebQA Inc. announced today that its GovQA division has acquired GovHelper, a technology company offering local government and public safety transparency products for populations ranging over 500,000 residents. GovHelper’s premium product, FOIAView, helps agencies stay compliant with Public Records laws.
“This second acquisition in the FOIA processing space represents our continued commitment as the market leader in new technologies that help the federal, state, and local government facilitate open government at all levels,” stated Greg Pengiel, Chief Technology Officer, WebQA.
With the purchase of GovHelper, GovQA’s government portfolio grows to almost 800 contracts with states, counties, cities and other organizations to manage requests and transparency for more than 100 million residents nationwide.
"GovQA's capabilities will help extend the GovHelper functionality and provide our customers with an even richer growth path to open government," said Dan Puuri, GovHelper CEO.
The GovHelper product lines will join GovQA’s portfolio of intuitive web and mobile offerings that run in a Software as a Service environment on a hybrid-tenant architecture to achieve required security for public sector solutions. Effective immediately, WebQA will provide best in class support to all GovHelper customers and will assume responsibility for maintaining all GovHelper software.
To learn more about GovQA’s innovative solutions, please visit www.govqa.com.
GovQA is a division of WebQA Inc., one of the world's leading providers of Customized Customer Service Platforms for global 1000 institutions, top universities, and state and local governments. GovQA's product suite offers a comprehensive set of multilingual and multichannel inbound and outbound service, information, communication, collaboration and payment capabilities. GovQA solutions support citizen-to-government interaction including initiatives around Open Records Processing, 311 Request Management and Public Safety Reporting.