Gold Sponsor Send Word Now to Exhibit at DRJ Fall World 2014
NEW YORK, NY, September 4, 2014 – Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and critical communications services for business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR), will serve as the Gold Sponsor of the Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) Fall World 2014 conference, September 7-10, in San Diego, Calif. The company will exhibit in booth #301, and host Hospitality Night on September 8.
During the 51st annual BC/DR event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in demonstrations of Send Word Now’s award-winning Alerting Service, which provides two-way, on-demand messaging across a variety of platforms and devices, and through its powerful Get Word Back feature, gathers essential feedback for greater employee accountability.
Visitors to the Send Word Now booth can also see the company’s latest, proprietary and fully integrated offering, SWN Direct, which enables rapid, secure and encrypted interactions between an organisation and its key stakeholders through a powerful mobile application for iPhone® and Android® devices.
All conference attendees are cordially invited to take part in Hospitality Night on Monday, September 8, from 6:30 – 8:30 PM PDT at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
Send Word Now will also be sponsoring a general session with featured speaker, Robert Chandler, Ph.D., on Monday, September 8, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM PDT. As an internationally recognised specialist in the area of crisis and risk communications, Chandler will provide great insight into emergency communications and its role in business resiliency, particularly as it relates to multilingual communications in the global community.
“Having been directly involved with DRJ for many years, we are very proud to be the top sponsor of the fall conference again this year,” said Send Word Now’s President and CEO, Tony Schmitz. “We hope attendees will learn from the multitude of educational sessions, as well as spend time in the conference exhibit hall to see first-hand new innovations by Send Word Now and other BC/DR vendors.”
About Send Word Now
Headquartered in New York City, Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting for crisis communication. The company’s easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification solutions and mobile applications are used by businesses, government agencies, universities and non-profit organisations to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication when it is needed the most. Other solutions within Send Word Now’s expansive portfolio include desktop alerting, IVR, integrated incident management, and SWN Direct, a revolutionary new recipient mobile app for urgent communication and collaboration.
Among its many accolades, Send Word Now was named a “Leader” in Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services. Its Alerting Service was recently awarded “Notification System of the Year” by DRI International, and the company received the 2013 Small Business Achievement Award from the Department of Homeland Security for its work with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).