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Naviant, Inc. Acquires Business Process Automation Provider in Memphis, TN

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Naviant, Inc. Acquires Business Process Automation Provider in Memphis, TN.

Naviant Inc., a leading provider of intelligent automation solutions by Hyland and ABBYY, announced today that it signed an agreement to acquire Imaging Solutions and Services, Inc.’s (ISSI) OnBase and ABBYY software division. ISSI is a business process automation provider based in Memphis, TN.

As a top Hyland partner, Naviant has been named an OnBase Platinum and Diamond Support partner consistently year after year with a thriving and happy client base. “We are committed to providing the same outstanding support and delivery of services our clients have grown to expect, and we look forward to personally welcoming ISSI clients and staff into the Naviant community,” said Michael Carr, President & CEO, at Naviant.  

“Hyland is in full support of this acquisition, and we see Naviant as an exemplary model of a partner that provides excellent delivery and support to their clients. Recently, Naviant was honored by Hyland with the Premier Solution Provider Designation and Low Code Application Development for OnBase Competency Status,” said Eric Miller, Assistant Vice President of channel sales at Hyland.  

Neil Murphy, ABBYY’s Chief Sales Officer, says “Naviant is a top partner with ABBYY with an ideal support and delivery model that accelerates ROI for clients, and we look forward to their continued investment in the Intelligent Process Automation market.  

Jay R. Barrow, Owner & CEO of ISSI, says “Our clients are in great hands with Naviant’s strong industry reputation and core commitment to client success. Naviant brings extensive resources with expanded capabilities to help clients grow and succeed through their intelligent automation journey.” 

Michael Carr added, “We are extremely pleased to bring ISSI’s exceptional client base and talent into the Naviant team. As we continue to grow, we believe that this acquisition allows us to better support and deliver solutions to our clients.” 

About Naviant

Naviant is a nationally recognized intelligent automation solutions integrator and business process consulting organization with over 30 years of experience. We help our clients do more with less by using technology to streamline processes and gain visibility into the data they need to make better decisions.

Our “process-first” approach emphasizes the importance of process improvement before implementing technology solutions such as OnBase, Brainware, the ABBYY intelligent capture platform, and Hyland RPA.

We are proud to be a top-tier partner for Hyland’s OnBase, a single enterprise information platform for managing content, processes, and cases. OnBase combines ECM, case management, business process management (BPM), records management, compliance, and capture functionality on a single platform. To learn more about Naviant, please visit Process focus. Excellence.

About Hyland

Hyland is a leading content services provider that enables thousands of organizations to deliver better experiences to the people they serve. Find us at

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Spare Time Madison Now Open!

For Immediate Release

Contact: Rachel Crowder
Phone: (802) 655-3468 ext. 81020

Spare Time Madison Now Open!

Spare Time Entertainment is proud to open their latest state of the art Entertainment Center in Madison, WI on Thursday, October 12th. The brand new luxury entertainment venue has been under construction at 7415 Mineral Point Road in Madison since early summer. This location will mark Spare Time’s eighteenth location, and first in Wisconsin.

The new 50,000 square-foot facility is the perfect place for friends and family to come together, relax, and celebrate. The venue is features amenities and entertainment for groups of all sizes, ages, and abilities, including:

  • 21 Luxury bowling lanes with plush couches and massive HD Video walls, including 14 in the main area and 7 in the private Elite Suite event space
  • The Elite Suite also features a private bar, bowling lanes, and dining area.
  • State-of-the-art Laser Tag arena with heart-pounding music, fog, and special effects.
  • Massive Game Zone arcade with more than 80 state-of-the-art arcade games and redemption prize store.
  • 2 “Mind Games” Escape Rooms, designed to entertain and puzzle groups of up to 2-8 guests at a time for each one-hour or 30-minute adventure.
  • Full-service restaurant and bar, featuring hand-tossed pizza, hand-breaded chicken, signature burgers, craft cocktails, and much more.

Corporate and private event guests will surely be surprised and delighted by Spare Time’s beautiful venue, crave-worthy catering, and exceptional service, which will leave them talking about their event for years to come.

“We’re so excited to be opening Spare Time in Madison, Wisconsin. Family is important to us and our brand is perfect for young children, teenagers, parents and grandparents. We offer something for everyone. Spare Time’s family-friendly environment is a place to bond. Whether you’re planning to host your child’s birthday party, corporate executives, girl’s night out or a school spirit night – events are our specialty. We take great pride in Creating Memorable Experiences. Every Guest, Every Visit.” said Heather Provost, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Spare Time Entertainment.

With sixteen existing locations throughout the Northeast, Southeast and now growing in the Midwest area, Spare Time Entertainment looks forward with excitement to being an active member of each of the communities. They will continue to demonstrate that they care about the places where their employees and guests live.

Spare Time Madison | 7415 Mineral Point Road, Madison WI, 53717
Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday 11AM-11PM, Fridays 11AM-12AM, Saturday 10AM-12AM, Sundays 10AM-11PM
Instagram: @sparetimemadison

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Vogel Bros. Building Co.: Hickory Hill Academy Expands to Offer Enhanced Educational Opportunities

MADISON, WIS. – Hickory Hill Academy is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its highly anticipated new building expansion. A ribbon-cutting ceremony, which took place Tuesday, September 19, 2023, marked a significant milestone for the school. The expansion, designed to provide a more comprehensive educational environment, adds an impressive 50,000 square feet of cutting-edge facilities.

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Accuray Moves HQ to Madison

Accuray – a global leader in precision radiation therapy and makers of CyberKnife, TomoTherapy and Radixact – now with FDA VitaHold Breast Package has just moved its headquarters to Madison, WI.

The company is expanding its footprint in Madison with expansion of its manufacturing facility and a new, state-of-the-art training center where it will train customers on its latest technology and radiotherapy platforms.

Accuray held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, August 29. Accuray CEO Suzanne Winter and Secretary Missy Hughes, CEO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, made brief remarks, and Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway and State Senator Kelda Roys were on site, in addition to Accuray staff, business leaders and other dignitaries.

The event marked the completion of two projects at their Madison location – the expansion of its manufacturing facility and the completion of a new, state-of-the-art training center where it will train customers on its latest technology and radiotherapy platforms.

This announcement reinforces the company’s commitment to Madison’s health tech sector with 289 employees in Madison and 319 in Wisconsin.

Accuray develops, manufactures, and sells radiotherapy systems for advanced cancer treatments, enabling patients to live longer and better lives. Accuray is the only major U.S. manufacturer exclusively manufacturing its systems in the U.S. for export around the globe. The company is committed to building our business in Wisconsin and contributing to the state’s growth as a global leader in biomedical and healthcare technology. Accuray is devoted to fighting cancer with innovative treatment options that can provide lifesaving and cost-effective therapy to patients.

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Habitat for Humanity of Dane County’s Central Campus Grand Opening

Habitat for Humanity of Dane County is proud to announce the grand opening of its new 45,000-square-foot central campus at 6201 Odana Road in Madison.

Formerly the Odana Antiques Mall, the entirely remodeled space will serve as Habitat’s administrative office, ReStore West location, and ReStore warehouse – all under the same roof for the first time ever!

The event will start with a ribbon cutting and Habitat office tours on Thursday, June 29 from 4 – 6 p.m., including a short presentation and appetizers at 5 p.m.

The celebration will continue with ReStore West’s Grand Opening on Friday, June 30 and Saturday, July 1 with refreshments, coupon offers, and the opportunity to meet Habitat homeowners.

“It’s amazing to be under one roof for the first time. Shoppers can feel good about shopping at the store that builds homes,” explained Habitat CEO Valerie Renk. “Proceeds from our two Madison ReStores fund Habitat homes for families right here in Dane County. When you purchase that great set of kitchen cabinets or a new couch at Habitat ReStore, you are directly impacting a local family. We have always had a deep and direct connection and we are excited to now physically work alongside each other as well.”

In addition to its central campus, Habitat will continue to operate ReStore East on Madison’s east side at 4207 Monona Drive.