Atlanta, GA, February 08, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Guardian Watch™ announces the formation of partnerships with 14 emergency management, public safety, technology, and communications industry leaders. Guardian Watch™ will leverage these partnerships to establish brand awareness, increase engagement, and expand its existing user base for the 2nd generation mobile application and integrated online platform.
“Our vision is to have our application on every smartphone in the country. The technology must be as intuitive to use as calling 911,” comments Dr. Jones. “Creating a safe and secure environment is the reason we developed our mobile app and partnering with this diverse, talented and capable group will greatly enhance our ability to realize the vision.”
Guardian Watch™ is the first cloud-based mobile platform that connects citizens directly to public safety officials and emergency response teams to better prepare and respond to incidents. The application augments the 911 phone call enabling users to generate incident reports and stream video in real time, setting a new standard of communications to foster safer communities across the country.
In order to advance the mission of Guardian Watch™, Jones has developed key partnerships across industry to include; Twenty First Century Communications, co-developer of the Guardian Watch™ Vicinity Based Notification System (VBN); Intrado, preeminent provider of 9-1-1 technology; the National Emergency Number Association (NENA), serving the public safety community on 9-1-1 policy, technology operations and education; Junction Creative Solutions, an award winning business strategy agency; IT-Demension, a dynamic web and mobile software development company; the Richland County, SC Sheriff’s Department and Sheriff Leon Lott, first to adopt and use GW for its Community Action Team (CAT); Global Emergency Resources, a leading software solution developer and integrator; IBM Smarter Cities; Life Saving Advice; Disaster Prep 101, leader in disaster preparedness training and education; 1-800-Prepare.com, and Wise Company.
“Today it is more important than ever to get citizens involved and arm them with the tools they need protect themselves. Technology is the glue that keeps citizens and the officials responsible for their safety connected, and Guardian Watch´s innovative features will help communities everywhere be more united, informed, and engaged. By partnering with this talented committed group we will better be able to spread the word and make 2013 the start of a safer future.”
About Guardian Watch™
Guardian Watch™ is a multi-platform application revolutionizing emergency response and reporting, and community safety. Guardian Watch™ enables users to report and stream live video directly to emergency respondents and public safety organizations, arming them with valuable information that can help prevent crime and save lives during emergencies and disasters. Guardian Watch™ is a trusted resource for neighborhood watch groups and other public safety organizations, offering users alerts of reported incidents in their immediate area, fostering a safe and secure environment within local communities in the Guardian Watch™ network. Winner of the 2010 New Ideas SC, 2011 Futurists: BetaLaunch technology and innovation showcase, and invitee to the United Kingdom’s Secretary Office of Security and Counterterrorism INSTINCT program for Human Augmented Technology, Guardian Watch™ is an advocate for leveraging modern technology to create a better, safer world.