ISACS Annual Conference App > Exhibitors

ISACS Welcomes 28 Exhibitors to the
2016 Annual Conference!

Exhibitors are located in the C-Pod foyer.  
Exhibitor Hours: Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. &
Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

(Exhibitors are listed in alphabetical order)

Please visit A Peace of My Mind exhibit in the foyer space between C115 & C125


ARMADA, Ltd. — Table #26
ARMADA, Ltd. brings decades of preparedness and protection expertise to our clients. Headquartered in Central Ohio, our team of experienced professionals provides ISACS member schools with a level of safety, security and preparedness that is second to none. We value our partnership with the ISACS and its members who are already ARMADA clients. These clients have entrusted ARMADA with their most value assets…their students and staff. Our professionals are committed to ensuring that your organization receives nothing short of superior, cost effective safety, security, & preparedness solutions with a focus on prevention and protection.

Barnes & Noble — Tables #7 & 8
Barnes & Noble book sellers from the Columbus, OH store features books by speakers from the 2016 Annual Conference and other books of interest. A portion of the sales proceeds will go to ISACS.

Brookfield Academy — Table #21
Brookfield Academy has developed a program for educators to come to our school to learn how we weave character education into our school day. Each participant will choose an area to study. Then, they will travel to our school to observe and discuss various approaches to character education and write a plan to implement the program in their school. Participants are given a grant to travel to Brookfield, Wisconsin and a small stipend for participating in the program. 

Carney, Sandoe & Associates — Table #6
Carney, Sandoe & Associates is the leader in faculty and administrator placement and leadership search services for independent and like-kind schools around the globe. Founded in 1977, we are adept in finding and matching passionate faculty with independent schools, and our consultants have unparalleled experience in head of school search and providing strategic results-driven support.

Different Drum Educational Sailing Adventures — Table #15
Educational, live-aboard, week-long sailing adventures aboard the sailing vessel Boundless! Trips take place in the Bahamas during the school year November-June and in the Chesapeake and Maine during alternate summers. Experience marine science studies, navigation, astronomy, snorkeling, energy/environmental studies, journal keeping, life skills, and leadership/team-building all within a week that combines learning and personal development with fun and adventure!

Elior North America — Table #18
Elior North America enhances peoples’ lives through culinary innovation and a commitment to providing exemplary service. The family of companies, with over 11,000 employees, provides food services and catering to nearly 900 client accounts in five industry segments across the continental United States. Elior North America is among the top contract food service companies in the United States. The company has a management partnership with European contract catering firm Elior. Learn more at

FCD Prevention Works — Table #25
FCD Prevention Works, an affiliate of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, is a leading international nonprofit provider of school-based substance abuse prevention services. We provide intensive classroom-based education for students, as well as training and consultation for parents, faculty, and staff at schools across the U.S. and around the world in more than 65 different countries on five continents.

Finalsite — Table #2
More than 1500 schools in 70 countries choose Finalsite for its award-winning design, best-in-class web software, and integration with 50+ ed tech partners. We provide an intuitive CMS, a robust, paperless enrollment solution, a learning management system to enable blended learned and flipped classroom, and much more. Learn about how we can be your school’s partner for success at

Flik Independent School Dining — Table #27
At Flik, we're committed to delivering quality foodservice. Our successful partnership with independent school communities is based on our philosophy: Nourishing a Brighter Future.

FolioCollatorative — Table #22
FolioCollaborative is a community of over 100 independent schools working together to enrich the faculty and staff development process. Member schools believe that faculty and staff deserve honest, growth-based conversations every year. While all the FolioCollaborative schools are using the Folio software to manage this growth process, each school is using it in a slightly different way.

Follett — Table #5
Follett provides educationally relevant content, integrated educational technology solutions, and value-added services to PreK-12 schools and districts in the United States and around the world.

Hake Publishing, Inc. — Table #12
Grammar and Writing, from Hake Publishing, is a comprehensive English language arts curriculum for grades 4-8. Students using the program will learn and remember the skills and concepts for them to be successful communicators. Grammar and Writing focuses on student success in English grammar, writing, spelling, punctuation, and vocabulary development.

ISACS Accreditation Services — Table #1.b
Come visit the ISACS Accreditation Services table where Kevin Rooney, Director of Accreditation and Andy Gilla, Coordinator of Accreditation Services will be available primarily between sessions throughout the two days. Catch up on your school’s year in the accreditation cycle, provisional member annual report particulars, and reaction and progress report particulars. Discover more about ISACS Standards of Membership, Department Review Accreditation Cycle (DRAC), Visiting Team participation and Visiting Team leadership opportunities.

ITSCO — Table #17
ITSCO, Instructional Technology Services of Central Ohio, is a nonprofit corporation governed by an all volunteer Board of Trustees. We are dedicated to meeting the educational technology needs of the students and teachers that we serve. Our members include public and private schools. ITSCO, founded in 1962, offers services that have grown to include: Professional Development, Technology Planning, Curricular Integration Consultation, Graduate Credit, Interactive Video Conferencing, Instructional Design, and Instructional Programming. Our mission is to provide educational technology services that enhance teaching and learning. Our courses are taught by our full-time consulting staff, all of whom have classroom experience and believe that professional development should focus on classroom application as well as technical skills. Please contact us for more information about ITSCO service. — Table #9 is passionate about creating better learning environments. By working with over 100 different furniture manufacturers, we focus on the right concept before making our recommendations. Our staff, and our Kay-Twelve Proven Process, will help you find the right solution and coordinate the whole process through delivery, installation, and implementation.

Lands’ End School Outfitters — Table #14
Lands’ End School Outfitters provides old-school value with new-school looks. From uniforms, athletic wear, backpacks and outerwear, Lands’ End School Outfitters has it all to cover you from first bell to first snow and beyond.

Lawrence School — Table #13
Lawrence School is an independent school serving K-12 students with language-based learning differences and challenges focusing attention. With its small classes, unique curricula and personalized instruction, Lawrence provides students from over 85 communities throughout northeast Ohio with an exceptional education that teaches to their distinct learning styles, ignites their potential, and inspires academic and social success.

Level Up Village — Table #10
Level Up Village (LUV) delivers pioneering Global STEAM (STEM + Arts) enrichment courses that promote design thinking and one-to-one collaboration on real-world problems between K-9 students in the U.S. and partner students in developing countries. Launched in 2012, LUV runs courses during school, after-school and in the summer at more than 100 U.S. schools in 16 states, with 30+ Global Partner organizations in more than 20 countries. More information is available at and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @LevelUpVillage.

Magic Hour Communications — Table #24
Magic Hour Communications partners with independent schools to create beautiful and engaging websites that streamline communications with current and prospective families, alumni, faculty and staff. Each school site design is customized and implemented using our consulting services and easy-to-use InfoServe content management system to provide a complete, and flexible communication strategy.

Niteo Tours — Table #4
What if you could enjoy an amazing overseas trip AND know that your travel dollars were helping places like...a mountain village in Vietnam or a children's home in Thailand? Niteo Tours is a tour company that provides full-service, customized tours to individuals and groups. We partner with those making a difference in people’s lives and invest our profits in local communities, so your travel dollars are invested in overseas communities. Your tour does a world of good!

RenWeb School Management Software — Table #28
RenWeb’s power, integration, ease-of-use and affordability are demonstrated daily in more than 3,500 customer schools as the leading provider of next-generation Cloud-based school administration software. Experience RenWeb's 300+ core features, a turn-key data conversion, and unmatched service and integration. Visit for more information.

SAGE Dining Services — Table #19
SAGE Dining Services®, established in 1990, is the leading food service provider for independent schools and colleges throughout North America. SAGE's unparalleled expertise in nutrition, sustainability, and culinary trends produces exceptional dining experiences that delight the senses, inspire minds, and foster community. Learn more at

Senior Systems — Table #16
Senior Systems is a leading provider of administration software for independent schools. Our Advantage software has four primary product groups: Admissions, Business Office, Registrar, and Alumni/Development, along with Web portals, and an assortment of optional add-on modules that extend functionality and enhance integration among these components. Learn more at

SMART Tuition Table #11
Smart Tuition is a premier provider of tuition management and financial aid assessment services for independent and faith-based K-12 schools. We help schools with the on-time collection of tuition and fees and with the processing of one-time and recurring donations and payments. On-time payments improve school cash flow and help maximize revenue for long term sustainability. In business for over 27 years, Smart Tuition continues to excel in technological innovations, mobile accessibility, parent communication, and school support. To learn more, visit our website at

SSS by NAIS — Table #3
For more than 40 years, SSS by NAIS has helped connect hundreds of thousands of students with schools offering an exceptional education. Leading independent schools subscribe to SSS for a full suite of financial aid management tools and professional development services. As the sole nonprofit in the market, we commit any revenue surplus into ongoing technology development and offer free applications to families in need. As a result, our schools are not just customers – they are part of a community committed to the continuous improvement of financial aid administration.

TIAA — Table #20
TIAA is a unique financial partner. With an award-winning track record for consistent investment performance, TIAA is the leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, cultural and government fields. TIAA has $854 billion in assets under management and offers a wide range of financial solutions, including investing, banking, advice and guidance, and retirement services.

Global Brands Group/Tommy Hilfiger School Uniforms — Table #1.a
We believe every student should look great and feel proud while wearing their school uniforms. Priced at 25% less than most competitors, our high quality school uniforms feature innovative fabrics and construction which manage shrinkage, fading, stains and improve general care. Product satisfaction is always guaranteed so administrators and parents can rest assured that we stand behind our product’s excellence.

VARtek Services, Inc. — Table #23
VARtek provides IT staffing, IT outsourcing, and IT services to educational institutes. When you partner with VARtek, you get the IT staffing, services, and consulting you need when you need them. We tailor a solution for your technology needs, your budget, and your goals.

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