BoardSource and BoardEffect Partner to Offer E-governance Solutions

Jun 09, 2010, 16:01 ET from BoardEffect, Inc.

PHILADELPHIA, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- BoardSource® and BoardEffect, Inc. have entered into a mutually beneficial agreement that will promote the use of online board portals in the nonprofit world. Indeed, through this partnership, BoardSource members will have the opportunity to receive $250 off BoardEffect's annual hosting fee, and free access to educational resources including webinars, whitepapers, and policy samples.

"Our new partnership with BoardEffect is yet another way BoardSource is striving to offer relevant and effective solutions to elevate the performance for nonprofit boards of directors," Mark Doyon, Vice President, Membership & Marketing at BoardSource, said. "Addressing our members' needs is our top priority. We believe board portal systems such as BoardEffect have the potential to help organizations achieve good governance."

The team at BoardEffect, Inc. is equally delighted to work with BoardSource, which has been known for several years as an essential resource for nonprofits worldwide. BoardEffect's CEO Thomas Rottler said: "We are excited to be working with BoardSource on enhancing nonprofit governance through the use of online tools."

Mark Doyon of BoardSource explained that the characteristic of BoardEffect that most appealed to him was its ease-of-use and intuitiveness. "Technology can be intimidating at times, but I was impressed by how easy BoardEffect is to use. I am confident that our members, regardless of how tech savvy they are, will be able to log in to BoardEffect and experience improvements in their governance processes."

BoardEffect provides consultative support that ensures a successful portal implementation. "We are looking forward to serving the e-governance needs of BoardSource members," Thomas Rottler said.

About BoardEffect

BoardEffect®, is a secure, comprehensive web-based tool that helps nonprofits communicate efficiently with their boards, streamline administration, increase accountability, and decrease risk.  E-governance is good governance. To learn more, visit

About BoardSource

BoardSource is dedicated to advancing the public good by building exceptional nonprofit boards and inspiring board service. BoardSource strives to support and promote excellence in board service, is the premier source of cutting-edge thinking and resources related to nonprofit boards, and engages and develops the next generation of board leaders. To learn more, visit

SOURCE BoardEffect, Inc.