Omnilert Nominated for 2011 Mobility Award
Finalist for the Best Alerting Service in the Messaging & Alerts category
LEESBURG, Va., March 4, 2011 – Omnilert®, LLC, developer of intuitive communication technologies that keep communities safe and connected, today announced they were nominated for a 2011 Mobility Award. The company is a finalist for the Best Alerting Service in the Messaging and Alerts category. Last year, the company’s RainedOut service won a 2010 Mobility Award. The Mobility Awards honor the best mobile and wireless products and services in the industry. The winners will be announced at the Wireless Innovators Dinner on March 22, co-located this spring with CTIA Wireless 2011.
“We are ecstatic about this nomination,” exclaimed Ara Bagdasarian, CEO of Omnilert. “We hope the judges will recognize Omnilert’s tradition of innovation which improves more than 3 million subscriber’s lives using mobile technology.”
“Omnilert was the first to offer a mass text messaging service for schools to alert students and parents, called e2Campus. Omnilert was the first to offer mobile opt-in to emergency notification systems. We were also the first to offer a text-a-tip service for schools, called uTip, that allows schools to receive SMS text message based crime tips from the local community.”
“Omnilert was the first to offer a FREE+ social media service, called RainedOut, that allows organizations to raise money while sending multimodal alerts. Omnilert was the first to offer an industrial-grade text message dispatch service for fire fighters, called Amerilert First Responder. And we’re the first to offer a free mobile app, called uSafe, that manages the scheduling and dispatch of campus safety escorts so at risk students can quickly and easily request an escort before trouble arises.”
About The Mobility Awards
The Mobility Awards honor the best and finest mobile and wireless products and services in the industry. Winners will be selected by a large panel of industry analysts and members of the press. The 12th annual Mobility Awards will be presented at the Wireless Innovators Dinner on Tuesday, March 22nd, at the Rosen Centre in Orlando, Florida. Learn more at http://www.mobiletrax.com/MobilityAwards/tabid/114/Default.aspx.
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Omnilert, LLC develops intuitive communication technologies that keep communities safe and connected. The company’s flagship service is a Tier-1 unified mass notification system that enables a single person to communicate timely information to thousands of people anywhere, anytime, on any device or service. The award-winning company's 3,000 clients include the U.S. Army, Bayer, Mazda, sanofi-aventis, Arizona State University, Penn State, Marine Corps Marathon, YMCA, American Red Cross, and UNICEF. Omnilert solutions are sold under the brand names e2Campus, Amerilert, and RainedOut. The privately held company is headquartered in Leesburg, Va., and at www.omnilert.com online.