Mass Notification Leader Send Word Now Earns Spot on Inc. 5000 List for Eighth Consecutive Year
August 13, 2015, New York, NY. Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in enterprise communications, including emergency notification and mobile collaboration, announced today it has been ranked in Inc. magazine’s list of 5000 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. This is the eighth consecutive year Send Word Now has been included in the prestigious list.
Send Word Now is ranked at number 4550 with a three-year growth rate of 56%. Among Telecommunications providers, the company is ranked as number 188 on the list.
“Send Word Now is proud once again to receive the honour of being named to Inc. magazine’s list of 5000 fastest growing U.S. companies,” said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. “We are sincerely grateful to our many customers around the world who understand the value of critical communications and make this honour possible.”
Mass notification services allow organisational managers to securely alert and receive feedback from a large number of employees, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders through virtually any communication device. Companies, educational institutions, organisations and government agencies utilise mass notification services in a variety of ways, ranging from routine staffing to crisis response to Information Technology (IT) alerting.
Send Word Now’s notification service is capable of transmitting tens of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes, all while gathering the feedback needed for rapid, sound decision making and better business resilience.
Each year, Inc. magazine releases its 500|5000 List, which ranks the fastest growing private companies in the United States. The list results are based on the percentage of revenue growth from 2011-2014.
About Send Word Now
Headquartered in New York City, Send Word Now is the leading worldwide provider of critical communications solutions. The company’s easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification, enterprise collaboration and mobile applications are used by businesses, government agencies, universities and non-profit organisations worldwide to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication when it is needed the most.
Among its many accolades, Send Word Now recently received the CIR Cloud Services Provider of the Year Award and the BCI Continuity and Resilience Innovation 2015 Award. It was named a “Leader” in Gartner’s 2014 Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services. It also won the DRI Notification System of the Year Award, and the Small Business Achievement Award from the Department of Homeland Security for its work with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).