NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 9, 2012) - Send Word Now, the leading provider of on-demand alerting, response, and incident management services, announced today that the company has been shortlisted for two Business Continuity Institute (BCI) Middle East Awards under the category of Business Continuity Innovation of the Year and Business Continuity Provider of the Year.
The BCI Middle East Awards recognize the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in the Middle East. The awards will presented at a special Awards Dinner taking place at Le Royal Meridien in Abu Dhabi on October 9th, 2012 as an integral part of BCI's Middle East BCM Summit.
The Business Continuity Innovation of the Year prize will be presented to the organisation which has demonstrated outstanding innovation in the development of a new product or service within the BCM arena, and the winner of the Business Continuity Provider of the Year award will be recognised as providing an outstanding product designed for use by those working within the BCM industry.
"We are honored to be shortlisted in two award categories at this year's BCI Middle East Awards," said Tony Schmitz, CEO and President of Send Word Now. "Send Word Now continues to lead the emergency notification market in feature development, international support, and system security, and we are proud to be recognized for our accomplishments."
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.