Mass Notification Leader, Send Word Now, Releases New Version of Its Award-Winning Emergency Notification System

NEW YORK, NY, March 1, 2015 – Send Word Now®, the worldwide leader in emergency notification, enterprise communications and mobile collaboration, is proud to announce the latest release of its award-winning Send Word Now Alerting Service for emergency and mass notification. The company’s latest release features an updated user interface for an enhanced user experience, along with a number of new features for more flexible notifications and better international alerting.

“Send Word Now is known globally for its easy, powerful software for mass notification,” said Lorin Bristow, Chief Marketing Officer for Send Word Now. “Not content to rest on past achievements, we are excited to introduce our newest version that updates the look and feel of the application, while adding new capabilities that make both emergency and routine notifications better and more cost-effective.”

Emergency mass notification services allow managers to securely alert and receive feedback from a large number of employees, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders through virtually any communication device. Organizations utilize 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 better business resilience. Its newest software release focuses on streamlining the alert sending process while providing enriched real-time information for decision making.

About Send Word Now 

Send Word Now is the most trusted worldwide provider of communications solutions for the enterprise. The company’s easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification and mobile collaboration applications are used by businesses, government agencies, universities and non-profit organizations worldwide to ensure fast, effective communication in both routine and urgent situations. Send Word Now and its recently acquired One Call Now group messaging company serves the critical communications needs of more than 30,000 public and private sector organizations around the globe.

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).

Media and Analyst Contact:

Victoria Borges
Senior Director, Strategic Communications