NEW YORK, NY. - September 17, 2013. Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and critical communications services, will serve as the Gold Sponsor of the Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) Fall World 2013 conference, September 22-25, in San Diego, Calif., occupying booth #416.
Here, visitors can participate in demonstrations of Send Word Now’s award-winning notification solution, which provides rapid, two-way, on-demand messaging across a variety of platforms and devices. Visitors can also see the company’s latest, fully integrated and proprietary offering, SWN Desktop Alerting, which enables customers to send urgent, text-based messages that automatically “pop up” on recipients’ computers in volatile situations such as severe weather or active shooter events.
Conference attendees are urged to attend General Session 2, Lessons Learned: Enterprise Communications in a Crisis, on Monday, September 23, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM PDT, when Send Word Now will sponsor guest speaker, Edward M. Levy. As a senior security executive and retired US Army Lieutenant Colonel, Levy will share experiences from throughout his career with Thomson Reuters, Pfizer and other companies, explaining common pitfalls and best practices for crisis communications.
Send Word Now also cordially invites conference attendees to take part in Hospitality Night on Monday, September 23, from 6:30 – 8:30 PM PDT.
“As the top sponsor of the 49th annual DRJ Fall World conference, Send Word Now is committed to ensuring the event’s success and supporting attendees’ networking and educational experience,” said Lorin Bristow, Senior Vice President of Marketing for Send Word Now. “Whether you’re walking the exhibit hall floor, attending a breakout session, or simply enjoying Hospitality Night, we want you and your organization to reap the many benefits of this popular business continuity event for years to come.”
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 organizations to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication when it is needed the most.
Send Word Now's enterprise-class notification system is capable of transmitting tens of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes, while providing a full audit trail for after-action reporting and follow-up. It is designed to reach anyone, anywhere, anytime, with any device, over any type of connection. Send Word Now was recently awarded “2013 Notification System of the Year” by DRI International, and also received the 2013 Small Business Achievement Award from DHS for its work with FEMA.