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AscendSMS Doubles Active Users to 100,000 in Last Twelve Months

CINCINNATI, OHIO August 31, 2016 Ascend Software announced today that it has surpassed the 100,000 active user mark. Comprising that total are over 90,000 active parent and guardian accounts and more than 12,000 teacher and administrators. These users interact with …
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Ascend Launches AscendPAY, a Better Approach to School Payments

Cincinnati, Ohio August 22, 2016 Ascend Software is proud to announce the launch of AscendPAY. Starting immediately you can use Ascend Software to automate payment of all different types of events, activities, fundraisers, and more.  In addition to making these transactions …
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Ascend Exhibiting at 2016 NCEA Convention and Expo San Diego March 29-31

Ascend will be exhibiting at the 2016 NCEA Convention & Expo this March at the San Diego Convention Center. Make sure to stop by our booth (1140) to chat, ask questions, see our software, and potentially win some great prizes! …
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Ascend Software Moves Corporate HQ to Sycamore Township Technology Corridor

CINCINNATI, OHIO March 1,2016 Ascend Software, LLC announced today that has completed a move of its headquarters to Sycamore Township, Ohio. Sycamore Township is a northeastern suburb of Cincinnati approximately 15 miles from the city. The new 13,000 square foot facility …
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AscendSMS Surpasses 50,000 Active Users

CINCINNATI, OHIO August 31, 2015 Ascend Software announced today that it has surpassed the 50,000 active user mark. Comprising that total are over 45,000 active parent and guardian accounts and more than 6,000 teacher and administrators. These users interact with …
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Ascend Software Spins Out of Parent Company

CINCINNATI, OHIO August 24,2015 Contingent Network Services, LLC announced today that its assets were being acquired by Comcast Business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. Comcast Business will acquire all of Contingent’s telecommunications and information technologies assets however elected not to acquire assets …
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Ascend Exhibiting at 2015 NCEA Conference and Expo Orlando, FL

Ascend will be exhibiting at the 2015 NCEA Convention & Expo this April. Make sure to write down booth 718 and stop by to chat, ask questions, see our software, and potentially win some great prizes! AscendSMS is the industry …
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Capterra Review: AscendSMS Top Five No-Fee School Management Systems

>> Read More << …from Rachel Burger’s blog post “the top 6 free school administration software” systems on Capterra’s website        

AscendSMS Student T-Shirt Art Contest

  We are pleased to announce this year’s AscendSMS art contest winner! Thank you to everyone who participated and were very excited to see the amazing work produced in celebration of Catholic Schools Week! Ascend would like to invite you …
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Business Courier: Attention Parents, Stuhlreyer Wants to Bring You Up to Speed

CINCINNATI BUSINESS COURIER March 30, 2014 Contingent Network Services President and CEO Mark Stuhlreyer took important advice to get him where he is. When he was leaving the U.S. Marine Corps in the early 1990s, he asked the same person …
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