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CEO

Gary Kovacs

CEO Approval Rating

88/100

ACCELA TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

RANK

COMPANY

CEO

CEO RATING

EMPLOYEES

FUNDING

REVENUE

Gary Kovacs

CEO

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500
$231.5M
$100M
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1

Mia Holshouser

CEO

79/100
12
- -
$5.2M
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2

Mark Hynes

CEO

92/100
850
$10.4M
$132.5M
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3

Chris Bullock

Founder & CEO

70/100
30
$8.6M
$5.2M
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4

Brian Rempe

President & CEO

88/100
330
$290M
$36.3M
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5

David Nachman

CEO

41/100
68
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$7.3M
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Granite Sky is Accela's #1 rival. Granite Sky is a Private company that was founded in Mooresville, North Carolina in 1990. Like Accela, Granite Sky also works within the Internet Software field. Granite Sky has 488 fewer employees vs. Accela.

Granicus is perceived as one of Accela's biggest rivals. Granicus was founded in 1999, and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Granicus competes in the Scheduling Software field. Granicus generates $32.5M more revenue vs. Accela.

ClearGov is a top competitor of Accela. ClearGov is a Private company that was founded in 2015 in Maynard, Massachusetts. Like Accela, ClearGov also competes in the Application Software space. Compared to Accela, ClearGov has 470 fewer employees.

Accela Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
PublicStuff, LLC

May 2015

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undisclosed
PublicStuff is a digital communications system for residents to submit real-time requests on their neighborhoods in New York.

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Apr 2015

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undisclosed
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SoftRight, LLC

Apr 2015

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undisclosed
SoftRight offers cloud-based financial management services to municipal Government to streamline their accounting, treasury and payroll process.
Decade Software Company, LLC.

Nov 2014

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undisclosed
Decade is a software firm that offers software solutions for regulatory government agencies.
Government Outreach Inc

Oct 2014

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Accela has acquired. Accela has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was PublicStuff, LLC in May 2015. PublicStuff is a digital communications system for residents to submit real-time requests on their neighborhoods in New York.

Accela Funding History

Since Accela was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Accela has raised $231.5M. Accela's last funding round was on Feb 2015 for a total of $183.5M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series E
Feb 2015
$183.5M

ABRY Partners

Equity
Jun 2014
$8M
Series D
Oct 2013
$40M

Since Accela was founded in 1999, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Accela has raised $231.5M. Accela's last funding round was on Feb 2015 for a total of $183.5M

Accela Investments

No recent investments found related to Accela

Accela News

May 4, 2021Martech News

Cloud-based Solution Accela Announces Quarter of Customer Wins

Accela®, the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for government, today announced continued mome... See more »
April 30, 2021PV-Tech

NREL and Accela launch residential solar permittting platform

Software company Accela is joining forces with the US Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable... See more »
January 21, 2021Markets Insider

Accela Launches New Civic Application for Occupational Licensing to Help State and Local Governments Digitize Issuance Process, Improve Public Health and Safety

SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela®, the leading provider of cloud-based solutio... See more »
November 3, 2020ExecutiveBiz

Accela Expands 2020 Lineup With New Data Visualization Tool, Other Products

Accela has launched a new data visualization tool designed to assist agency staff in developing moder... See more »
October 22, 2020Benzinga

Ohio Department of Health Selects Accela Civic Application for State & Local Environmental Health Inspection and Data Management

SAN RAMON, Calif., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Accela announces that the Ohio Department of ... See more »
October 5, 2020Markets Insider

Government of Jordan Selects Accela Cloud Technology to Safely Reopen Businesses Amid COVID-19 Pandemic | Markets Insider

Amman, the capital and largest city of Jordan, adopts Accela software to enhance public safety enforc... See more »
July 17, 2020Markets Insider

Accela Recognized as 2020 Microsoft US Partner Award Winner for Community Response During COVID-19 | Markets Insider

SAN RAMON, Calif., July 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based solution... See more »

Accela Blogs

December 8, 2020Accela Blog

Accela Recognized as Inc. Best in Business Award Winner

The past year has been extraordinary in countless ways. As a technology partner for governments acros... See more »
November 19, 2020Accela Blog

Foundational Excellence - How a 'Connected Government' Strategy Can Support IT Needs

Government can no longer afford to pursue monolithic, exquisite technology solutions. Given residents... See more »
November 16, 2020Accela Blog

Dale Wilhelm of Accela: 5 Things You Need To Know To Optimize Your Company's Approach to Data Privacy and Cybersecurity

An Interview With Jason RemillardAs a part of our series about "5 Things You Need To Know To Optimize... See more »
November 6, 2020Accela Blog

How to Empower Communities by Creating Resident-Centered Online Experiences

These days, our interactions are taking place mostly online. With the rise of Amazon Prime, Uber Eats... See more »
October 22, 2020Accela, Inc. Blog

Foundational excellence - How a 'Connected Government' strategy can support IT needs

Government can no longer afford to pursue monolithic, exquisite technology solutions. Given residents... See more »
October 13, 2020Accela Blog

Reimagining Leadership in Public-Sector IT

Against the backdrop of COVID-19 and ongoing social unrest in the U.S., three leading women in govern... See more »
October 9, 2020Accela Blog

Highlights from Accelarate 2020: Best Practices, Partnership, Leadership in Times of Transformation, and the Future of Connected Government

Accelarate 2020, Accela's annual conference and training event, took place this week for all changema... See more »

Accela Press Releases

January 5, 2021PR Newswire

Government Technology Recognizes Accela for Sixth Consecutive Year on its GovTech 100 List

SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela®, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions ... See more »
November 13, 2020PressReleasePoint

Accela Migrates Over 200 Data Center Customers to Microsoft Azure to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Govtech provider announces the completion of its upgrade program, consolidating hosting on Microsoft ... See more »
November 5, 2020PR Newswire

Accela Announces Continued Quarterly Growth Bolstering Government Resilience and Responsiveness with New SaaS Solutions, Strategic Partnerships and Global Customer Go-Lives

SAN RAMON, Calif., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela®, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions ... See more »
November 2, 2020PR Newswire

Accela Announces Fall 2020 Product Release to Help Governments Meet Growing Demand for Digital Services Through Modern Citizen Experiences and Analytics

SAN RAMON, Calif., Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela®, the leading provider of cloud-based solution... See more »
September 29, 2020Business Wire

Forte Partners With Accela to Deliver Cloud-Based Payments Solutions for State and Local Governments

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forte Payment Systems®, a CSG® (NASDAQ: CSGS) company, tod... See more »
September 24, 2020PR Newswire

Accela Announces Keynote Presenters and Engaging Line-up for Highly Interactive Virtual Accelarate 2020

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based solutio... See more »
September 22, 2020PR Newswire Asia

Surging Australian Wine Exports Powered by Accela

New federal-level initiative marks the govtech SaaS leader's first project with new strategic partner... See more »

Accela Videos

December 17, 2020Accela Youtube Channel

"Accela Holiday Greetings" on YOUTUBE

July 30, 2020Accela Youtube Channel

"Alcoholic Beverage Control" on YOUTUBE

July 28, 2020Accela Youtube Channel

"Accela Environmental Health" on YOUTUBE

March 30, 2020Accela Vimeo Channel

"Accela Fire" on VIMEO

See how fire departments can streamline and simplify their fire inspection and permitting process wit... See more »
March 25, 2020Accela Youtube Channel

"Accela Planning" on YOUTUBE

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Accela Headquarters

2633 Camino Ramon Suite 500

San Ramon, California94583

925-659-3200

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Accela Summary

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Overview

Accela is a provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions to government organizations. Accela was founded in 1999. Accela's headquarters is located in San Ramon, California, USA 94583. It has raised 231.5M in 3 rounds. The latest...

CEO

Accela's CEO, Gary Kovacs, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Accela's primary competitors are Granite Sky, Granicus & ClearGov.

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accela.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Accela

  1. When was Accela founded?

    Accela was founded in 1999
  2. Who is Accela's CEO?

    Accela's CEO is Gary Kovacs
  3. How much revenue does Accela generate?

    Accela generates $100M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Accela have?

    Accela has historically raised $231.5M in funding
  1. Where is Accela's headquarters?

    Accela's headquarters is in San Ramon California, USA
  2. How many employees does Accela have?

    Accela has 500 employees
  3. What sector does Accela operate in?

    Accela is in Internet Software, Application Software
  4. Who are Accela's competitors?

    Accela's top competitors are Granite Sky, Granicus, ClearGov