NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Jan 16, 2013) - Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, announced today that it will be showcasing its suite of software products as the platinum sponsor of the International Business Continuity and Emergency Response Forum, which will be held from February 11-12, 2013 at Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi. This will be the Third Annual Forum and Send Word Now's second time as platinum sponsor.
The conference, hosted by Fleming Gulf conferences, will provide participants with a platform to discuss best practices in crisis management and business continuity and to network with service providers, consultants, decision makers, and government officials from around the world.
Business continuity professionals representing Emirates Airlines, HSBC, the Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait, Portsmouth University, Kuwait Oil Company, and the Government of Abu Dhabi are slated to speak at the event. Topics of discussion will include the role of social media in crisis management, IT system security, sustainability in business continuity plans, and strategies of selling disaster recovery plans to C-level executives.
"We are delighted to support the Business Continuity and Emergency Response Forum again this year," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "The conference will provide Send Word Now with an excellent opportunity to strengthen international partnerships across the business continuity industry, in the Middle East and beyond, all while showcasing our fantastic suite of automated notification services. We look forward to it!"
About Send Word Now
Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting and incident management services for both routine and emergency communication. The easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification service is used by government agencies, municipalities, universities, non-profit organizations and businesses, including many Fortune 500 companies, to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication in real-time. Send Word Now's Alert Tracer® provides a full audit trail of messages sent and received for after-action reporting and follow-up. Designed to reach anyone, anywhere, anytime, with any device over any type of connection, Send Word Now's mass notification system is capable of transmitting hundreds of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes. The company is headquartered in New York City. Visit Send Word Now on the web at http://www.sendwordnow.com or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Send Word Now on Twitter at http://twitter.com/sendwordnow and check out our new blog for industry news and insights at http://www.sendwordnow.com/Company/Blog.