Send Word Now to Sponsor 5th Annual Business Continuity & Emergency Response Forum, Abu Dhabi, UAE
NEW YORK, NY, February 3, 2015 – Send Word Now®, the worldwide leader in enterprise-class critical communications, including emergency notification, today announced its platinum sponsorship of the 5th Annual Business Continuity & Emergency Response Forum, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The event will take place February 9-11, 2015, at the Grand Millennium Al Wahda.
Endorsed by both The Supreme Council for National Security and the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority of the UAE, the 5th Annual Business Continuity & Emergency Response Forum provides a platform to discuss the ever-changing technology landscape and its implications for business continuity management.
Send Word Now will showcase its award-winning SaaS-based Alerting Service, which provides rapid, secure and multi-modal communications during business disruptions. Representatives will also demonstrate the company’s revolutionary mobile app, SWN Direct, which features SWN Express Messenger, a flexible, cost-effective alternative for SMS, and SWN LockBox for secure file transfer and storage, and groundbreaking Audience Visibility capabilities. Only with Send Word Now and SWN Direct can users actually see who is “on-net” and available to receive messages before alerts are sent.
“As our fifth consecutive year to participate in the Business Continuity & Emergency Response Forum, we look forward to seeing many familiar faces, continuing conversations and improving critical communications around the globe,” said Tony Schmitz, Send Word Now President and CEO.
Schmitz, a member of the Forum’s 2015 Advisory Panel, will present on the topic of “Emergency Planning from A to Z and the Role of Mass Notification,” on February 9th, 2015.
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 worldwide to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication when it is needed the most.
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).