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October 03, 2012 15:29 ET

Send Word Now Prepares for "DRJ en Espanol" in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 3, 2012) - Send Word Now, the leading provider of on-demand alerting, response, and incident management services, is gearing up for Disaster Recovery Journal's "DRJ en Español" business continuity conference, which will be held from October 7-10, 2012, at the Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Send Word Now is the gold sponsor of the event.

DRJ en Español will provide business continuity professionals throughout Latin America with the opportunity to preview upcoming industry trends, learn about new regulations, and network with their peers -- all in beautiful Punta Cana! During the conference, attendees from around the region will attend hands-on workshops, hear from industry experts, participate in a real-time mock disaster exercise, and more.

Marnie Barber, Send Word Now's Director of Customer Support, will deliver a presentation on emergency notification best practices, going beyond just the basics of message sending. From internal technical reviews to training, testing, and event-specific scenarios, Marnie will show conference participants how individual business decisions can impact emergency response and disaster recovery efforts.

On Tuesday night, Send Word Now will host a white party for all conference attendees. Guests will have the chance to enjoy great food and drinks while mingling with other participants in an informal setting. It is sure to be a great time!

"We are looking forward to the conference in Punta Cana this weekend," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Events like this one truly bring the business continuity community together, allowing security professionals to build international relationships, share experiences, and develop new ways to collaborate in the future."

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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