the Wealth”…Industry Organizations Update
Planning Template Now Available for Small Businesses
HUENEME, CA-Disaster Survival Planning Network today
announced the availability of the DSPN Small Business
Template. This unique planning tool is ideal for any
business that has one location and less than 50 employees.
The fill-in-the-blank forms simplify the process for
an inexperienced planner who wants to combine emergency
response and business recovery information in a well-organized
document. The templates are created in MS WORDŽ for
easy update. More than 1000 small businesses have purchased
this product, including retailers, bank branches, insurance
brokers, law firms, schools, and public agencies. A
companion product, DSPN Business Recovery Planning Guides,
is also available from the DSPN. This set of four workbooks
compliments the templates by providing detailed instructions
for organizing the total project, preparing the documents,
stocking supplies, setting up emergency operations centers,
and creating realistic scenarios to test the plans.
For more information, go to: http://www.disaster-survival.com/products.html
or call 800.601.4899.
Introduces Emergency Notification Solution
May 26, 2004 (BOTHELL, Wash.) -Teltone Corporation,
a leading provider of enterprise telephony solutions,
today announced the release of Notify Express. Notify
Express enables proactive announcements to inform key
personnel quickly in crisis and non-emergency situations.
Notify Express is a second-generation rapid notification
solution for contacting people via phone, email, pager,
or SMS text message.
"Notify Express is designed from the ground-up as a
secure, robust solution, ideal for mission-critical
business continuity environments," commented Debra Griffith,
Teltone president and CEO. "The first step in recovering
from a minor business disruption or a major emergency
is communication. Notify enables fast, efficient organization
of response teams."
Notify Express automates the emergency notification
process, providing consistent, clear, and timely announcements.
Notify can be used for organizing emergency response
teams, employee announcements, activating on-call staff,
school announcements, service outage notifications,
and military status alerts. For more information, visit
their website at http://www.teltone.com
or send email requests to email@example.com.
MessageOne Secures $11.25 Million in Oversubscribed
Texas, May 25, 2004 - MessageOne (http://www.messageone.com),
the leading provider of breakthrough and affordable
enterprise business continuity, crisis communication
and disaster recovery solutions, today announced receipt
of $11.25 million in new funding.
MessageOne, already on track to achieve profitability
with existing funds prior to this latest investment
round, will use the new financing to further its lead
in the growing business continuity market by launching
new products, expanding its sales and marketing operations,
as well as pursuing strategic acquisitions. The complete
press release is available at: http://www.messageone.com/news/nws_052504_2.php.
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