Everbridge Wins 2021 CitizenTM Service Award for Industry-Leading Return to Work and Vaccine Delivery Solutions Deployed by State and Local Governments Across the United States
BURLINGTON, Mass .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), announced today that the company has won the 2021 Citizen serviceMT: Champions of Change Award in the Industry category for the deployment of its Back to work and software solutions for vaccine distribution across the United States during the previous year. The Citizen Service: Champions of Change Program recognizes public servants and organizations that demonstrate excellence in the delivery of services that impact the lives of the public. The winners will be recognized at the Willard InterContinental in Washington, DC on September 22, 2021.
“Protecting the health and safety of the public is one of the core functions of government,” said the Minister. Overview of the Citizen Service program. “There are heroes across government who work tirelessly to provide the best possible service under sometimes difficult circumstances. They deserve to be recognized.
In May 2020, Everbridge launched its “Return to work” software solutions help governments and businesses improve the safety of citizens and employees when they re-enter public spaces. Everbridge’s industry-leading software platform enables organizations to manage the complexity of various city, state and country pandemic guidelines as they dynamically evolve, and to support state and local governments and businesses with testing, automated citizen surveys, mobile wellness checks, and management of population density and access to office buildings based on immunization status, all without compromising privacy .
In addition, the Everbridge CEM platform has been instrumental in the deployment of vaccine planning systems by government agencies. Since its launch, the Everbridge solution has helped fuel vaccine distribution in dozens of countries in support of a leading intergovernmental organization, and was deployed by the state of West Virginia, Orange County in California, Indian River County and Sarasota County in Florida, County of Sainte-Claire in Michigan, Muscogee Nation (Creek) in Oklahoma, among others, while successfully serving public and private sector organizations.
Everbridge employees honored with the award and for their work on the COVID-19 Shield Solutions, are Brian Toolan, Senior Director, Government Strategy; Bart Rys, Director of Business Solutions; Ajay Goel, solutions architect; and Prashant Darisi, Vice President, Global Solutions.
“Everbridge remains committed to the complex challenges and best practices needed to help resolve this public health crisis more quickly – from the effective distribution of a vaccine to the safe return of people to work and the reopening of economies,” said said David Meredith, CEO of Everbridge. “We are honored to receive a Service to the Citizen: Champions of Change 2021 award, and I congratulate the nominated Bridgers (employees of Everbridge) for their tireless commitment to our customers. ”
Everbridge recently featured top government, business and healthcare experts at its global conference Road to recovery leadership seminars. Keynote speakers included presidents Bill clinton and George W. Bush, former US Secretary of State Dr Madeleine K. Albright, founder of the Virgin group Sir Richard Branson, co-founder of Apollo Global Management and co-owner of the Philadelphia 76ers, Josh Harris, as well as doctors Antoine Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the US National Institutes of Health (NIH); Scott Gottlieb, former commissioner of the FDA; and Sanjay Gupta, renowned neurosurgeon and chief medical correspondent for CNN, to name a few.
The Service to the Citizen: Champions of Change award follows several other notable accolades for Everbridge, including recently winning seven Comparatively Awards and Ranking a Top rated public cloud company to work for during COVID-19 by global investment firm Battery Ventures. Everbridge also received a Govies Platinum Award for Government Security 2021 for its software solutions, the prestigious French Ministry of Defense Price Above and Beyond for the promotion of favorable working environments for members of the United States National Guard and Reserve, Frost & Sullivan’s Critical Event Management (CEM) Technology Leadership Award, and Great Place to Work® certification for the second year in a row by the World Authority on Workplace Culture.
Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG) is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations’ operational response to critical events to keep people safe and organizations run smoothly. During public safety threats such as active shooter situations, terrorist attacks or extreme weather conditions, as well as during critical business events including computer failures, cyber attacks or other incidents such as callbacks products or supply chain disruptions, more than 5,800 customers worldwide rely on the business critical event management platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate at-risk people and responders able to help, automate the execution of pre-defined communication processes through secure delivery to over 100 different communication modalities, and track progress in executing response plans. Everbridge serves 8 of the 10 largest US cities, 9 of the 10 largest US-based investment banks, 47 of the 50 busiest North American airports, 9 of the 10 largest global consulting firms, 8 of the 10 most major global automakers, 9 of the top 10 US-based healthcare providers, and 7 of the top 10 tech companies in the world. Everbridge is based in Boston with additional offices in 25 cities around the world. For more information visit www.everbridge.com.
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