DENVER, December 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Fast growing technology company and digital workplace provider Invotra is pleased to announce their appointment by Sierra Club, one of the most prestigious environmental organizations in the United States. Sierra Club have selected the innovative SaaS platform to provide a flexible digital workplace to all staff & volunteer supporters.
Founded in 1892, the Sierra Club is now the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization - with 64 regional chapters, 500 staff, 70,000 active volunteers, and more than 3,000,000 members and supporters across all 50 states. To date, Sierra Club have protected tens of millions of acres of land across the US, secured commitments by 50 U.S. cities to move to 100% clean energy, and retired over 260 coal-fired power plants.
Invotra will enable Sierra Club's national headquarters, based in Oakland, CA, to communicate out to staff and volunteers by targeting timely, Chapter specific communications. In addition, it will also enable staff and volunteers to communicate amongst each other to share the critical information needed to do their work, collaborate, and communicate toward meeting Sierra Club's mission to protect and preserve the environment.
Invotra's people directory will allow Sierra Club's staff & volunteers to find and engage one another. The directory seamlessly integrates with Salesforce, a leading CRM platform, & will update nightly to ensure all data is completely accurate.
Invotra Portal, a brand new platform, will allow Sierra Club's volunteers & leaders to access portions of content that are specifically of interest & relevance to them, as well as collaborate with other supporters and deepen their involvement with Sierra Club.
Chris Thomas, Chief Innovation Officer of Sierra Club said of the new partnership, "Invotra's experience as a leader in the Drupal arena was a key selling point for us, as was the flexibility & scalability of the application itself. It easily integrates with our other applications, and allows us the flexibility to scale as future demands require. I'm really impressed with the platform and with the working relationship our teams have established. We're excited for Invotra to bring our staff, volunteers, and supporters further along on their journey with us, and strengthen their relationship with the Sierra Club."
Sinead Hunt, Board Director at Invotra, based out of Denver, "For an organization with such a rich and longstanding heritage, Sierra Club have a really innovative vision when it comes to digital communications and leveraging the latest technologies. We're very excited to help them realize their & improve communications and collaboration to both internal & external audiences."
When fully operational, the Sierra Club's intranet platform will be accessible by up to 70,000 users.