IASA Joins Forecast5 Corporate Partner ProgramNovember 15, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Eric Smith
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA) has joined the Forecast5 Analytics Corporate Partner Program, the organizations announced today. The relationship will facilitate the growth and use of financial analytics and business intelligence applications in Illinois schools districts.
IASA Joins Forecast5 Corporate Partner Program
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (November 15, 2012) —The Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA) has joined the Forecast5 Analytics Corporate Partner Program, the organizations announced today. The relationship will facilitate the growth and use of financial analytics and business intelligence applications in Illinois schools districts. Forecast5 has developed a unique collaboration platform that embeds sophisticated data tools allowing public school administrators to align financial and strategic plans.
“The IASA is a truly dynamic organization built and driven by thought-leadership,” said Mike English, Forecast5 President and CEO. “This relationship will greatly accelerate the development of business intelligence tools for Illinois schools. But more than just building smart tools, in working with the IASA, the organizations have an opportunity to deliver a transformational analytics platform that will benefit students across the state.”
“I am really impressed with the ‘5Sight’ tool that Forecast5 Analytics has developed,” said Dr. Brent Clark, executive director of IASA and a former superintendent. “This is a tool that can help school districts as they try to become even more efficient in these difficult budget times. This tool can provide some great peer analysis opportunities.”
Forecast5 and the IASA are highlighting 5Sight, a dynamic business intelligence tool which allows schools to drive decisions with competitive and comparative insight. The product will be prominently featured at the upcoming 2012 Joint Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.
Forecast5 Analytics provides powerful analytic tools to help local government leaders drive financial and strategic decisions. The Forecast5 platform includes cloud-based business intelligence software, interactive visuals and a collaborative analytics engine. For more information, visit http://www.forecast5analytics.com.
About Illinois Association of School Administrators
The Illinois Association of School Administrators is the state’s premier advocacy organization for school administrators with more than 2,000 members and a history of promoting excellence in education dating back to 1946. The guiding principles of the IASA are expressed by its vision of “Maximum Educational Success for all Students,” and its mission statement “To support school leaders in the pursuit of educational excellence through continued school improvement.” http://www.iasaedu.org.