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Send Word Now

May 26, 2011 10:11 ET

Send Word Now to Join CSARN to Promote Security and Resilience Initiatives

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 26, 2011) - Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that it has become a member partner of City Security and Resilience Networks (CSARN), the award winning global business security advisory service. CSARN is a not-for-profit business membership group dedicated to promoting staff safety and organisational resilience. CSARN was recently awarded 'Business Continuity Initiative of the Year' by its industry peers.

Through utilising the expertise and experience of its member partners -- such as Send Word Now -- CSARN runs expert security briefings, training and mutual aid networking on behalf of business, community sector and public sector employers. As a member partner, Send Word Now will also have the option to sponsor these key CSARN events.

"Send Word Now is a major global business and an increasingly important information innovator in business security and resilience across all markets," said Chief Executive Officer of CSARN, Richard Bingley. "We welcome Send Word Now as an official member partner, and contributor, to CSARN's global networks and business continuity programmes. Send Word Now's initiative to promote good practice and knowledge-sharing demonstrates a far-sighted commitment to business community security."

"We are extremely pleased to be a member partner of City Security and Resilience Networks," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Organizations like CSARN are critical to helping security and business continuity professionals build relationships, share knowledge, and further their educations. We are thrilled to be a facilitator of that process and we look forward to a long and successful partnership."

About Send Word Now

Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting and incident response 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 our website at http://www.sendwordnow.com or email us at info@sendwordnow.com.

About CSARN

CSARN is the leading UK based business security and resilience membership network. Bringing together public and private sector leaders, as a not-for-profit enterprise, CSARN is an award winning business security and staff safety advisory service.

CSARN's recent briefings have been held for business resilience leaders in Chicago, London, Manchester, Cardiff, New York, Mumbai, New Delhi, Abu Dhabi and many other global business hubs.

Upcoming briefings and training for business and public sector employers are due in London (Crisis Leadership - 21 June, 2011); (Cyber Security: Risks in Social Media - 24 June, 2011); London (Strategic Defence and Security Review - 4 July, 2011).

To find out more about these network events and becoming a CSARN member please visit: www.csarn.org

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