Partners

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BarkleyREI logo

Key Contact

  • Andrew Carlton, Senior Business Development Executive
  • Ph: 816.492.9954

BarkleyREI is a 43-person, award-winning digital marketing agency that specializes in higher education. The company takes pride in their custom, user-centered website design approach and offers a full range of digital solutions from branding and digital strategy, content strategy, SEO, online media planning, and search marketing. In addition, BarkeyREI works closely with higher education clients by providing them with the latest in-house research on Gen Z and Millennials.

Specialities

  • Branding and Digital Strategy
  • Content Strategy and Copywriting
  • Website Design and Development
  • Digital Marketing

Beacon

Key Contact

  • Emily Ledbetter, Senior Account Executive
  • Ph: 866.964.5590

Creative Design. Powerful Web Technology. Smarter Marketing. That’s Beacon – a recognized leader in web design, development, and analytics for higher education for over 20 years. Their unique “Brains. Beauty. Brawn.” approach consistently delivers websites that truly engage visitors, and support the goals of colleges and universities.

Specialities

  • Web Design + Development
  • Digital Marketing
  • Web Strategy + Analysis
  • Web Health Management
  • Content Strategy
  • ADA Compliance Auditing + Reconciliation
  • Web Hosting + Support

Converge logo

Key Contact

  • Connor Kelly, Associate Director of Marketing
  • Ph: 856.630.3404

Converge is the digital agency for education. Converge leverages data-driven story-telling and new and next digital marketing practices to connect the next generation of learners with their best-fit programs and institutions.

Specialities

  • Digital Advertising
  • Content and Communications
  • Data Analytics and Reporting
  • Website Strategy and Optimization
  • Strategic Consulting

Donoughe Design

Key Contact

  • Don Donoughe, Owner & Creative Director
  • Ph: 650.458.8959

Donoughe Design is a design and web development studio located in San Mateo, CA. We have deep experience in web design for higher education and have been a partner with OmniUpdate since 2004. Our projects have ranged from full website redesign to being an extra pair hands for a small team.

Specialities

  • UI Design
  • Updating Templates
  • Information Architecture
  • Website Development
  • Content Updates in OU Campus
  • Site Validation (HTML, 508, WCAG 2.0)
  • Image Processing
  • OU Campus Troubleshooting

Modern Tribe logo

Key Contact

  • Tess Dailey, Business Development Lead
  • Ph: 715.554.3578

Modern Tribe designs and develops custom solutions for some of the world’s top companies in higher education, government, Fortune 500, and startups. They believe in a class of artisans and craftsman in control of their work who solve people problems rather than just building more stuff. They’re committed to excellent product design and content strategy and pride themselves in their ability to bridge people and technology, bringing the passion and dedication of an entrepreneur to every project.

Specialities

  • Strategy + User Experience
  • Design
  • Development
  • Mobile + Devices
  • Prototyping + R&D

mStoner

Key Contact

  • Mallory Willsea
  • Ph: 802.457.9234

mStoner, Inc. is a digital-first agency committed to tailored solutions that deliver real results. They agency crafts powerful, tailored, human-centric experiences to illuminate your brand and allow you to tell the story only you can tell. Since 2001, they have worked with more than 350 colleges, universities, and professional schools.

Specialities

  • Research + Brand Development
  • Integrated Marketing + Communications
  • Content Strategy + Development
  • User Experience + Design
  • Website Implementation
  • Ongoing Measurement + Analytics
  • Website Governance 
  • Website Maintenance + Support

nuCloud

Key Contact

  • Nick Catto, Co-founder and UX Designer
  • Ph: 864.237.3913

nuCloud specializes in providing highly customizable interactive campus maps. Through their platform you can easily add and edit points of interest to produce a map that lets you serve all your users' devices.

Specialities

  • 2D and 3D Map Illustrations
  • 360 Panoramas
  • 508/ADA Compliance
  • Responsive Layouts
  • Directions and Location
  • Contact Forms
  • Custom Branding
  • Facebook Ready
  • Google Analytics Integration
  • Google Tag Manager Integration
  • Aerial Photography

Stamats

Key Contact

  • Sandra Fancher, Chief Innovation Officer
  • Ph: 319.654.5466

Stamats is recognized and respected as the nation’s higher education marketing thought leader—pairing insightful, research-based strategic counsel with compelling and engaging creative. Our approach: recognize the unique needs and expectations of each client and draw on more than 60 years of higher education experience for every engagement we undertake. Our promise: the highest level of professional service and attention to our clients’ goals and needs.

Specialities

  • Higher education website redesign including research, information architecture, content strategy, visual design, HTML development
  • Digital marketing audits and plans
  • Google Analytics review and implementation
  • SEO audit and implementation
  • Digital content strategy/governance
  • Brand strategy
  • Market research

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