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April 23, 2012 10:04 ET

Send Word Now Named DRI International Notification System of the Year Finalist

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Apr 23, 2012) - Send Word Now, the leading global provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, announced today that it has been named a finalist in the Notification System of the Year category for DRI International's Awards of Excellence.

These coveted awards recognize individuals and organizations who have achieved a certain level of excellence in the fields of continuity management, technology recovery, and crisis management. The Notification System of the Year category recognizes the notification provider that has done the most for companies of all sizes to improve their crisis communications whether servicing the public or private sector.

"We are honored to be named one of the finalists for this prestigious award," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Send Word Now is committed to providing exceptional emergency notification tools to an ever-expanding international market, and this nomination is a testament to our continued leadership in the field."

The DRI International Awards of Excellence will be presented at the inaugural DRI 2012 Conference on Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at the historic Waldorf-Astoria Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans.

Send Word Now is the Platinum Sponsor of DRI 2012, an event which will allow business continuity, risk management, disaster recovery and emergency response professionals to learn from and network with top industry experts and collaborate with their peers.

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 or email us at Follow Send Word Now on Twitter at and check out our new blog for industry news and insights at

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