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September 16, 2010 09:53 ET

Send Word Now Honored in 2010 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies

Send Word Now's 243% Growth Since 2006 Secures High Rankings in Multiple Award Categories

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 16, 2010) -  Send Word Now, the leading global provider of emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that it received a rank of 1,228 on the Inc. 5000 annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the country. Send Word Now posted a three-year growth rate in revenue of 243% since 2006, securing the number 51 position in the Top Telecommunications Companies category, and number 93 in the Top Companies in New York City category.

"Send Word Now is extremely proud to be recognized by Inc. Magazine for our ongoing growth and success," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Every day, all over the world, Send Word Now is helping organizations communicate with their constituents -- from government agencies and municipalities, to Fortune 500 corporations, to educational institutions. We are constantly improving our services and infrastructure as we continue to add to our prestigious list of clients."

Send Word Now has consistently been at the forefront of the notification industry, with a cutting-edge messaging platform capable of transmitting hundreds of thousands of voice and text messages in just minutes. In early 2010, Send Word Now released a fully integrated Incident Management Service so that clients can purchase integrated Alerting and IMS tools from a single vendor.

In addition to leading the notification industry in innovation, Send Word Now continues to work closely with and expand its relationship with key strategic business partners and customers, including the City of New York, American Express, Pepsi, AXA Financial, Lockheed Martin, the United Network for Organ Sharing and L'Oreal.

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.

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