NIC Government Partners Sweep Top Five Government Experience Awards

Utah takes first place in Overall State Government Experience
category for the second year in a row

OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NIC
Inc.
(Nasdaq: EGOV),
the dominant provider of digital government services, congratulates
eight of its state government partners for being recognized in the
Government Experience Awards, sweeping the top five spots in the Overall
State Government Experience category. The rankings were announced today
by the Center for Digital Government. The Government Experience awards
are held to provide a greater focus on citizens’ and businesses’ overall
online experience with government beyond a government website.

Utah
took top honors for the second year in a row, winning first place in the
Overall State Government category. Also recognized in the Overall State
Government category were Maryland
in second place, Indiana
in third place, Mississippi
in fourth place, and Arkansas
tied for fifth place. NIC partner states Alabama,
Maine,
and Nebraska
were recognized as finalists. In addition, Utah and Maryland won
Government Experience Innovation awards for the Utah AI Feedback
Analysis and the Maryland Enterprise Widget Framework.

“Congratulations to all of our government partners,” said Harry
Herington, NIC’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. “We
are very proud of the work we do together to provide innovative,
citizen-centric digital government experiences. We look forward to
continuing to exceed expectations in order to bring citizens and
businesses the best online government experiences possible.”

The Center
for Digital Government
is an international research and advisory
institute on the use of information technology in government. The
Government Experience Awards will be presented at a celebratory awards
event on September 28, 2018.

About NIC

NIC Inc. (Nasdaq: EGOV) is the nation’s premier provider of innovative
digital government solutions and secure payment processing, which help
make government interactions more accessible for everyone through
technology. The family of NIC companies has developed a library of more
than 13,000 digital government services for more than 5,500 federal,
state, and local government agencies. Among these solutions is the
ground-breaking personal assistant for government, Gov2Go, delivering
citizens personalized reminders and a single platform for all government
interactions. More information is available at www.egov.com.

Contacts

NIC Inc.
Angela Davied, 913-754-7054
Vice President of
Corporate Communications
adavied@egov.com

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