Austin HIMSS Chapter Sponsorship

Reach More Than 600+ Health Tech and Healthcare Professionals

Thank you for your interest in becoming an Austin HIMSS Chapter sponsor.

Sponsors play an important role in the Austin Chapter by supporting the monthly membership meetings, networking events, and other activities. 

The Austin Chapter consists of more than 600 members representing a diverse group of health IT stakeholders from government employees, health plans, technology companies, firms, and the provider community. consulting

Contact Us

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, questions, or instructions to pay by check, please contact the Austin HIMSS Sponsor Chair,  Neda Hiller by emailing or calling (202) 570 3454

  • A company logo – suitable for the Austin HIMSS website.
  • Contact information of company representative that chapter members can contact.  Please include: name, email, and phone number of company representative.
  • A company description that is approximately 100 words.  Click here to see where it will be placed and samples from other companies.

Pay sponsorship fee through the Austin HIMSS PayPal Account. 

Premier Sponsors:

Contact: Elissa Pate       (979) 219-1835

Company description: Healthcare professionals across the globe trust the ClearDATA HITRUST-certified cloud to safeguard their sensitive data and power their critical applications. We offer our customers the most comprehensive Business Associate Agreements (BAA) in the industry, combined with market-leading healthcare-exclusive security and compliance solutions.  Our innovative solutions help protect our customers from data privacy risks, improve their data management, and scale their healthcare IT infrastructure, enabling our customers to focus on making healthcare better by improving healthcare delivery.


Contact: Michele Traina, Nutanix Field Marketing Manager,, 832-761-5439 

Company description:  Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform delivers the agility, pay-as-you-grow economics and operational simplicity of the public cloud, without sacrificing the predictability, security and control of on-premises infrastructure. Nutanix solutions leverage web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution that delivers any application at any scale.


In today’s connected world, businesses need to be available to their customers, 24/7/365. Zerto provides Resilience for Evolving IT™,ensuring enterprises and their customers always have access to applications without any IT interruption, downtime or delay. Zerto’s award winning Cloud Continuity Platform, protecting thousands of enterprises worldwide, is the simplest, most reliable BC/DR software solution built to protect applications on any virtualized IT environment, be it public, private or hybrid cloud. Zerto’s proactive approach to recovery gives companies confidence in their ability to withstand any disruption, incorporate new technology easily, and quickly adapt to accommodate evolving IT priorities. Learn more at



Bob Copeland   (512) 439-1608

Serving the medical community for over 60 years.

Clinical Pathology Laboratories, Inc. (CPL) has over 1850 employees work at our 100,000 square foot main laboratory facility and at our remote  laboratory operations located across the Southwest. CPL has  adopted a pathology-involved philosophical approach for each market  served. That is, CPL has affiliated with over 150 pathologists  throughout the Southwest. The CPL-affiliate pathologist strategy allows  CPL to provide a seamless operation, offering clients "Local"  cytology/histology services combined with pathology directed clinical  testing.  CPL believes that it is better positioned to offer clients the cost efficiencies available through a large independent  laboratory while sustaining the continuum of care of local  pathology. 


Rich Fletcher (512) 728-1167

Dell Healthcare connects people to the right technology and processes

Hospitals, physicians and other providers are focusing a lot on Health IT to move  healthcare forward. But simply adding technology is not enough. To  create information-driven healthcare, where data becomes knowledge and  patients are empowered, technology must be integrated into the  healthcare ecosystem. When healthcare is driven by interconnected  information, the community of care is empowered to create better patient outcomes. Dell Healthcare connects people to the right technology and  processes to accelerate innovation.


Jason Meland, Account Executive (469) 744-8664

Leidos Health offers a comprehensive range of technology services for health care providers - from vendor selection, strategy, design, implementation, and optimization, across all major health IT systems. Our professional services help providers meet regulatory requirements, safeguard data and optimize technology for their clinical, revenue cycle, ERP, HCM and business intelligence systems and workflow.Leidos Health is a leading healthcare IT consulting firm with deep clinical and technical expertise to support our customers in selecting, implementing, and optimizing information technology investments.



Contact: Jaime Hargrave, Director of Student Affairs,

The mission of The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics (SBMI) is to educate future scientists and professionals in biomedical informatics and health information technology, conduct informatics research to improve health care and advance biomedical discovery and develop advanced informatics tools to solve problems in health care. We pursue this mission in order to advance the quality of human life by enhancing the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease and injury, as well as promoting individual health and community well-being.


Contact: Jake Dayley, Account Executive, Healthcare, (801) 816-3294,  

Proofpoint is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations' greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber-attacks. Leading organiztions of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint to mitigate their most critical security and compliance risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web. More information is available at


Contact: Sandy Cooley, Sr. Account Executive, (913) 481-8010,

Datrium, the multicloud data platform company, provides the leading software platform for disaggregated hyperconverged infrastructure (DHCI) and disaster recovery (DR) done right. Datrium natively converges primary, backup, disaster recovery, mobility and encryption into a single platform called Automatrix. Central to the Datrium Automatrix platform is Datrium DVX, the industry's fastest and most resilient DHCI system. It combines the durability of SANs with the simplicity of HCI, delivers 10x the performance of traditional systems and integrates seamlessly with Datrium Disaster Recovery as a Service for VMware Cloud on AWS (DRaas).



Corporate Sponsors:


Dan Pucci, VP of Life Sciences

Allscripts is the largest ambulatory electronic health record (EHR) company and one of the largest health information technology companies in the United States. Allscripts OPEN technology network allows industry healthcare  technology developers to utilize open API and FHIR  technologies to integrate innovative healthcare applications  with Allscripts EHR systems.  This OPEN technology brings  cutting-edge healthcare applications to providers, patients,  consumers, payers and the pharmaceutical industry to help  drive better outcomes for patients.  Allscripts welcomes  innovation partners through this innovative business  process.

JoRel Nye, Executive Director Product Management


A leading provider of cloud-based healthcare services and mobile applications for medical groups and health systems across the U.S.

athenahealth is a leading provider of cloud-based healthcare services and mobile applications for medical groups and health systems across the U.S.  More Disruption Please (MDP) is athenahealth’s innovation and partnership program. Since 2010, MDP has been committed to disrupting the status quo in health care by delivering health care providers access and connectivity to innovative solutions. By leveraging the power of athenahealth's cloud-based platform, the MDP program has built an open, API-based ecosystem for entrepreneurs to connect, scale, and ultimately succeed in health care. To this end, MDP works to lower the barriers of entry and speed the introduction of high-value, innovative companies and their solutions to health care.


Francisco Ochoa



Centerlogic, Inc has been exceeding our client’s technology needs since 1997. Centerlogic offers customized managed IT services, support or augmentation of existing IT services. If your current IT solution does not provide total knowledge in: compliance, EMR applications, Security-as-a-Service, reducing cost and IT budgeting, we can help! Our goal is to learn about what matters to your business the most, then provide a solution that either reduces cost or solves your IT headaches. We partner with you to build a relationship that you can count on. Think of us as the Swiss Army Knife for your technology needs.

Mary Burgeson (512) 619-3881

A more sustainable, personalized & patient-centric system focused on value

IBM's healthcare solutions, technology and consulting enable  organizations to achieve greater efficiency within their operations; collaborate to improve outcomes; and integrate with new partners for a  more sustainable, personalized and patient-centric system focused on value.



Curtis Gattis, Director of Healthcare Solutions (512) 804-8300

Leading Reach Creates a Better Patient Experience

Define and Score Patient Engagement Video:

Referral Management Video:

Leading Reach is a web based software platform that defines and  scores patient engagement based on Four Core Metrics of the patient  process: Pre Appointment, Patient Education, Patient Satisfaction &  Social Media, and Referral Information. From the simplest task of  getting a patient to an appointment on time and prepared for treatment,  to delivering critical educational information during diagnosis and  treatment, and facilitating satisfaction surveys social media responses  and relevant referral information, Leading Reach creates a better  patient experience through effective communication and simple to use web based applications.

Kirk Wright, Vice President of Marketing, 512-579-4037,

Since 1994, We have helped  customers Succeed in their data center operations

OnRamp is a HITRUST-certified data center services company that specializes in high security and compliant hybrid hosting. Our solutions help organizations meet compliance standards including, HIPAA, PCI, SOX, FISMA and FERPA. As an SSAE 16 SOC 2 Type 2 and SOC 3, PCI-DSS certified, and HIPAA compliant company, OnRamp operates multiple enterprise-class data centers to deploy cloud computing, colocation, and managed services. Visit or call 888.667.2660 to learn more.



Adam Tallinger, R.Ph. | Vice President 

503.428.8474 | |

Carl Ferguson, Jr. | Vice President 

214.695.4227 | 

IMPACT ADVISORS is dedicated to creating a positive impact in healthcare through technology and process improvement.  Our Best in KLAS® strategic advisory, implementation and clinical and Revenue Cycle optimization services drive sustainable increases in financial performance, technology utilization, and employee and patient satisfaction. For more information, visit our website at

Peter Ravalico, Business Development Manager

Taylor Healthcare is a software technology company servicing the healthcare industry with a broad spectrum of tangible solutions primarily in the acute, long-term care and payer markets.We help our customers standardize and manage communications across the continuum of care, enabling them to engage the right person with the right information at the right time to influence behavior and achieve desired outcomes. Our technologies facilitate automation through the Registration Process, the Consent Form Process and in Patient Engagement and Patient Follow Up.

Blake Traywick, Senior Account Executive


The Leading Technology Staffing and Services Company

In a single year, TEKsystems provides over 70,000 technical  professionals to support critical IT engagements at more than 5,500  client sites, including 82% of the Fortune 500. With 90 offices and over 2,200 recruiters throughout North America and Europe, our reach grants  us access to 81% of the technical professional workforce. It also enables us to speak with over 10,000 technical professionals a week and  meet with more than 2,600 of them face to face when recruiting top talent.





The local rep is Randy Rawlinson;; 800-466-1152

Voice Products Inc. represents Dolbey’s Best In KLAS Speech for the last 4 years in a row!

Just in the last year Voice Products Inc. has converted over 1,000 physicians using over 15 different EMR’s from other speech platforms to the Dolbey Fusion Speech EMR product.  We are so confident that you will save 1-2 hours a day even if you’re currently using another speech product, we will let you try ours free for 2 weeks in your EMR!  Dolbey’s latest solution, CQM (core Measures Reporting) is a software that can reduce staff with real time reporting,  identifying charts upon admission using skip logic to reduce qualifying questions and by electronically submitting to CMS and JCAHO.