Everbridge 2012 Strong Growth Supports Market Leadership Position
Glendale, Calif. — Everbridge, the leading provider of interactive communication and mass notification solutions, reported strong fourth quarter performance to close out the 2012 fiscal year and reaffirm the company’s leadership in the mass communication and incident management markets.
Highlights for 2012 include:
+ The introduction of the first Social Media communication management solution with the release of Everbridge Interactive Visibility
+ The release of the first of its kind Everbridge Mass Notification that combines contact and spatial communication into a single solution for Emergency and Mass Communication
+ The acquisition of over 50 new enterprise level customers including established organizations such as Equifax, Chicago Department of Aviation, and Facebook
+ The expansion of our European footprint with the opening of EMEA headquarters in London to complement our current European offices
+ The establishment of our first local presence in the fast growing Asian markets with the acquisition of Hypersun LTD in Beijing, China
+ The introduction of a new Partner Program into North America
+ Being named a leader in Gartner’s 2012 Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency /Mass Notification Services (EMNS), fiscal year 2012
As part of its effort to provide the most innovative and resilient solutions in the industry, Everbridge introduced a first of its kind social and critical communications solution, Everbridge Interactive Visibility. The solution provides clients with a single dashboard for real-time situational intelligence utilizing on the scene visual data from mobile applications, real-time weather alerts and content gathered from social media sites like Twitter to improve insight into key events. Additionally, the company combined its multi-patented notification and GIS products into a single solution, Everbridge Mass Notification consolidating data management, and improving workflows.
“Our 2012 results confirm why we are the leading provider of Mass Notification and Incident Management solutions. Over the past year, we expanded our market leadership position by releasing two new game changing products, received multiple new patent awards, extended our global footprint into both Europe and Asia and acquired a record number of new customers,” said Jaime Ellertson, CEO, Everbridge. “In 2013, we will continue our mission to enhance our clients’ ability to rapidly communicate key information during critical events through continued product innovation, new value added partnerships and expanded vertical industry solutions.”
In the fourth quarter, Everbridge acquired more than 50 new clients including Equifax and Chicago Department of Aviation (Chicago O’Hare airport). New customer wins came from a diverse set of industries including transportation, healthcare, state and local government, and Global 2000 corporations. In addition to its success with new client wins, the company renewed over 110 existing contracts, many with strong revenue growth.
International expansion was a top priority for Everbridge in 2012 and the company supported this key business initiative with the acquisition of engineering services firm Hypersun Group LTD and the opening of the it’s EMEA headquarters in London. The acquisition of Hypersun Group Ltd. strengthens Everbridge’s competitive advantage by augmenting the company’s R&D resources to support an aggressive product innovation roadmap. With the opening of its EMEA Headquarters, the company enhances its ability to attract and services EMEA based clients.
Everbridge provides industry-leading interactive communication and mass notification solutions to organizations in all major industries and government sectors. Everbridge solutions increase connectivity to key audiences, automate communication processes, and integrate social media, data feeds, and recipient feedback into a single communications console. Ultimately, these solutions provide the insight and infrastructure that help clients save lives, manage critical activities and improve the efficiency of daily operations. For more information about Everbridge, please see www.everbridge.com.