LOS ANGELES, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CIO Review magazine announced that Civic Resource Group (CRG) received a notable inclusion on the CIOReview100 list for its innovative programs and solutions that help civic organizations across the U.S. achieve their goals to become “Smart Cities” in 2014.

The annual CIOReview100 issue recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT). CRG, which provides the know-how for E-Governments, was recognized for its leadership in transitioning governments to the Cloud through its innovative IT platform called CivicConnect(TM) – using Cloud based applications, big data and analytics to improve public sector agencies’ ability to serve their constituents and introduce new technologies to drive consumer adoption of E-Government services.

CivicConnect(TM) Brings Digital Government to Customers in the U.S. and Beyond:

Based in Los Angeles, Calif., CRG’s CivicConnect(TM) platform provides proven business solutions for transportation, travel and tourism, arts and recreation, water and energy management services, and regional economic development among others. CivicConnect(TM) is a unique cloud based platform that enables rapid deployment of dynamic database driven mobile and web systems for “smart” government. It connects and integrates structured public data sources, commercial data sources and unstructured data sources providing both powerful backend business intelligence along with a variety of rich public user experiences across unlimited outlets and devices. The platform can be easily scaled for local, entity specific implementations, or for large-scale regional smart city/smart gov applications. CivicConnect(TM) solutions are being deployed in local, regional, state and international settings.

CivicConnect(TM) was designed from the ground up to meet the growing need and opportunity to aggregate, connect, disseminate and analyze data, digital information and e-services across key public sectors, including:
* Municipal/regional e-government services and open data;
* Public transportation including alternative/active transit;
* Public/community health and sustainability (energy, water, environmental);
* Community and culture (events, places, activities);
* Travel and tourism;
* Regional planning and economic development.

“Civic and government organizations everywhere are now clamoring for ‘smart’ city solutions-they want new technologies and tools to better serve their communities, make more informed decisions, identify policy opportunities and optimize their assets. Our CivicConnect(TM) Cloud first, mobile first and data first solutions do just that-deliver ‘smart’ government,” said Gregory G. Curtin, Ph.D., CEO of CRG.

The 2014 CIOReview100 list acknowledges CRG for its innovative use of technology to drive value for customers and make a positive impact on civic organizations and consumers’ lives.

“CIOReview100 has honored the innovative use of technology to deliver genuine business value,” said Christo Jacob, Managing Editor of CIOReview magazine. “Our 2014 listings are an outstanding example of the transformative power of IT to drive everything from revenue growth to public service.”

About CIOReview100:

A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs and analysts including CIOReview editorial board scrutinized many companies and finalized the 100 Most Promising Technology companies. The complete coverage of the 2014 CIOReview100 listings is online at and in the August 2014 issue of CIO Review magazine.

About CIOReview Magazine:

CIOReview is a technology magazine that focuses on the enterprise solutions that can redefine the business goals of enterprises tomorrow. It is the leading source that shares innovative enterprise solutions developed by established solutions providers, upcoming hot enterprises and is a neutral source for technology decision makers. Published from Fremont, California, CIOReview is an excellent platform showcasing innovative solutions. For more information, visit the company’s website at .

About Civic Resource Group (CRG):

CRG is one of the world’s leading providers of digital E-Government solutions. CRG provides Cloud based solutions that touch every facet of citizen’s lives. Since 2000, CRG has been “Fulfilling the promise of technology” for clients in the broad public sector, helping them to harness digital advances to effectively connect with their target audiences. By leveraging the award-winning CivicConnect(TM) platform and deep domain expertise, CRG has delivered impactful, engaging and cutting-edge solutions that facilitate openness, transparency and efficient service delivery for external and internal users alike. CRG is a new breed of Company with a new approach, blending the best of technology, design and communications in the digital age.

For more information, visit the company’s website at or contact CRG at

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