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Success Stories

Over the past 20 years, SBS has been busy customizing thousands of election and survey projects for member organizations. Here are just a few of the success stories from across the industries we serve. Contact us if you’re interested in additional case studies or if we can help with your member project.


Success Story: State Bar of Georgia

“It is nice to have an ‘election problem solver’ in your corner when issues with the process arise or when we just want advice on how to handle […]

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Success Story: Sun City Community Association of Huntley

“I work with some vendors who say “I’ll get back to you” and fall short – this is not SBS. SBS delivers on the plan they provide and […]

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Success Story: Bourns Employees Federal Credit Union

SBS’ ability to implement an effective process and provide post-event reporting not only added value to Bourns EFCU’s election, but strengthened our organization’s governance process as a whole. […]

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Success Story: American Society of Radiologic Technologists

“I sleep better at night knowing SBS is there to handle the election and trust them to provide a great voting experience for ASRT.” ~ Dana Aragon, Director […]

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Success Story: American Foreign Service Association

“AFSA leadership was pleased with SBS election solutions. The 2012 bylaw vote achieved 26% voter participation – AFSA’s highest election response rate ever.” ~ Janet Hedrick, Director of […]

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Success Story: American Geophysical Union (AGU)

“Outsourcing the election to SBS was a success. AGU achieved 21.9% voter participation, its highest election response rate.” ~ Cheryl Enderlein (CAE), Assistant Director, Volunteer and Leadership Services, […]

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Success Story: Dakota Electric Association

“Between SBS, Dakota Electric and the Minnesota Rural Electric Association, we managed to get a bill passed to allow online balloting for cooperatives.” ~Margaret Schreiner, Board Member, Dakota […]

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Success Story: Frontier Natural Products Co-op

“Working with SBS was a pleasure. During the project, communication with SBS was phenomenal; they reacted quickly to our election’s tight time frame and responded rapidly to our requests.” […]

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Success Story: Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association

“PVREA staff has nothing but high praise and positive marks for SBS’ work. Relationships are important to our organization and we feel that we have that with the […]

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Success Story: Kootenai Electric Cooperative

“We significantly increased our election response rates – going from just a couple hundred votes with our previous process to 3,575 ballots returned with our new mail-in voting […]

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Success Story: OPEIU Local 107

“We were completely satisfied with the online voting process and the professional service provided by SBS.” ~ Pete Catalano, President, OPEIU Local 107 Client Profile: Established in 1996, […]

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Success Story: 4-County Electric Power Association

“In our business, some companies are just vendors, while others are part of the team. SBS is definitely part of the 4-County team.” ~ Jon Turner, Manager of […]

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Success Story: Medina Electric Cooperative

“At Medina EC, no vendor is held in higher regard than SBS – working with them has been fantastic.” ~Brian Bell, Member Relations and Communications Supervisor, Medina Electric […]

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Success Story: FHLB Des Moines

“SBS is quick to react and always accurate. Whatever the adjustment, SBS makes it happen for our election.” ~ Kim Cross, FHLB Member Financial Services Client Profile: Founded […]

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Success Story: American Physical Society

“The voting process has become an effortless, worry-free operation thanks to SBS election services.” ~ Ken Cole, Special Assistant to the Executive Officer Client Profile: The American Physical […]

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Success Story: ONCC

“SBS’ attention to detail and customer service continues to surpass my expectations.” ~ Pam Asfahani, Product Manager, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation Client Profile: The Oncology Nursing Certificate Corporation […]

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Success Story: BPA-Dallas

“The system (myDirectVote) worked great for our first online election. We had rave reviews from our members.” ~ R. Franklin, Elections Committee Chairman, Black Police Association of Greater […]

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Success Story: San Isabel Electric

“There is no way our organization could duplicate the value SBS brings to our election process – SBS makes the process so much easier!” ~ Ashley R. Valdez, Communications […]

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Success Story: South River Electric

“I could not have asked for more professional assistance in dealing with our first time experience of elections at our annual meeting.” ~Kathy McPhail, Manager of Human Resources […]

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Success Story: AOG – USAFA

“The SBS staff is quick, pleasant and smart. As long as I’m here, we are SBS clients.” ~Gary Howe, Executive Vice President Client Profile: The Association of Graduates […]

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Success Story: AASA

“Managing voting has become a piece of cake!” ~ C.J. Reid, Associate Director of Governance, Membership and Affiliate Services Client Profile: The American Association of School Administrators (AASA), […]

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Success Story: AAACN

The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) is the association of professional nurses and associates who identify ambulatory care practice as essential to the continuum of accessible, […]

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Success Story: SMECO

“We had a wonderful SBS experience and would highly recommend them to others in search of an election management partner.” ~ Elaine McConkey, Finance and Accounting Manager, Hughesville, […]

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Success Story: ASHRAE

“From the moment we partnered with SBS I said to myself, ‘They get it.’” ~ Ashley Pruett, Manager of Membership and Customer Service, ASHRAE Founded in 1894, the […]

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Success Story: CHS

Simplifying the Complex: CHS Inc. is owned by farmers, ranchers, cooperatives and preferred shareholders from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from the Canadian border to […]

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Success Story: ASCE

Challenge: Our overall challenges were to increase the election response rates among our 92,000 eligible voters and lower our costs. An additional challenge in our most recent election […]

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Success Story: Rio Grande Electric Cooperative

Client Challenge: Prior to working with SBS, we conducted our elections by mailing out paper ballots—a system that was time-intensive for our staff. Our challenge was two-fold: We […]

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SBS Success Story

“The ballots were tallied before our guest speaker finished his presentation! SBS stood with us every step of the way..”

Myles L. Jenson, Member Services Manager, Poudre Valley Electric Cooperative

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