About OpenGov - The Leader in Local Government Software
OpenGov was founded in 2012 by Zachary Bookman, Joe Lonsdale, and technologists from Stanford University, who studied government budgeting in the aftermath of the Great Recession.
Today, OpenGov is an industry-leading government software company, providing the following local government cloud services:
Our Brand Pillars
Powering More Effective and Accountable Government
OpenGov’s founders observed dedicated public servants struggle against outdated technology that prevented them from accessing timely spending information and communicating their priorities to citizens and elected officials.
Believing there was a better way, the team set out to build a modern cloud ERP designed exclusively for the unique budgeting, financial management, and citizen services needs of the public sector in order to power more effective and accountable government.
Today over 1,100 public agencies nationwide form a growing network leveraging OpenGov to become more collaborative, digitalize mission-critical processes, and enable best-in-class communication with stakeholders.
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