Benefits

Fully Managed Election with DirectVote

A fully auditable, defensible process for your election ensures voting results are guaranteed and certifiable every time. Whether done by phone, web, paper or a hybrid method, your votes are safe from tampering thanks to features such as strong TLS encryption and a proven election process perfected by SBS since 1990.

Save time and money

The hands-on approach SBS uses commonly results in savings related to time, money, and staff resources associated with the administration of your organization’s election. You can always be confident your election will be as convenient and cost-effective as possible.

safe voting

Your members can rest easy knowing the voting process is transparent and their vote is anonymous. SBS can help you achieve at least a 97% voter satisfaction rate, thanks to a streamlined voting system and comprehensive options for detailed and timely reporting.

Dedicated Project Manager

A dedicated project manager oversees your election from start to finish. Every stage of the process is monitored through a central project management system to keep it on track. Regular workflow audits and experienced personnel are available to continually improve your election.

Who We serve: Farm credit associations

Full-Service Offerings

Your farm credit association is unique. Your members deserve the best possible tools for facilitating secure, efficient and effective elections that maximize engagement. At the same time, you’re juggling multiple vendors, your elections run on a very tight timeline and high-end security is a requirement.

Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS) brings more than 30 years of experience working with farm credit associations ensuring that everything from your nominations process to member voting are conducted under proper conditions, with ease-of-use and the highest level of security and auditability.

  • SBS offers unparalleled and innovative direct mail support for your multiple mailing needs.
  • Offering members the opportunity to vote online can greatly increase voter participation in your elections. SBS has assisted dozens of FCAs through the process of permitting and implementing online voting, using industry-leading security.