MAGIQ Software is pleased to announce it has formed an Elite Partnership with the Association of Local Government Information Management (ALGIM).

ALGIM is a peak body representing the national and international interests of the information, communication and technology (ICT) sector within the New Zealand local government industry.

ALGIM LogoALGIM was initially founded in 1975 and has a long history of supporting industry best practice through thought leadership, award programs, professional development and best practice toolkits. ALGIM also develops and maintains international alliances with local government sister organisations overseas to facilitate exchange of information and participation in joint initiatives.

MAGIQ Software is a wholly New Zealand owned and headquartered software Company providing enterprise-wide, financial and administration software for the Public and Social Sectors. The Company is growing rapidly and has more than 480 customers throughout Australia, New Zealand, the USA, the UK, Singapore and South Africa. A significant presence has been established within the local government sector with more than 260 Councils using the MAGIQ product suites.

The Elite Partnership agreement between the two organisations follows a business relationship of more than 30 years. Indeed Pat Benson, MAGIQ Software Non-Executive Director is a Lifetime Member of the Association.

“ALGIM actively promotes ICT innovation and improvement within the local government sector and provides excellent value to its member community through a rich variety of professional activities and resources,” said Colin Lillywhite, Chief Executive Officer, MAGIQ Software.

“We have had a long and enjoyable business relationship with ALGIM and we’re delighted to extend our Partnership and continue to support their initiatives within the Local Government sector,” said Colin.

ALGIM Chief Executive, Mike Manson said, “MAGIQ Software is a long-time supporter of ALGIM and the local government sector. Like us, they see the real potential for technology to revolutionise the way we work, and create efficiencies within councils that bring benefits to the organisation and the communities they serve.”

“By joining us as ALGIM Partners, MAGIQ Software has demonstrated their commitment to this sector, and we look forward to a strong and mutually beneficial relationship.”