From May 26th through June 1st is Hurricane Preparedness Week in the United States. This is an important week as they help educate citizens about the importance of preparing for emergency situations as well as how to prepare for them.
Emergency Notification, Mass Communication & Crisis Management Blog
Most people don’t realize that ERMS was founded in 2002 (by two industry veterans in Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and IT) and launched the Advantage Emergency Notification system in 2005. It’s not well known because ERMS has focused on product development and not the marketing machine. We’ve been amiss, and haven’t done our best to share news of our innovations and success.
There aren’t many people who would disagree social media should be a consideration
for any organization’s communications plans. And many industry experts agree it should also be part of a crisis communication plan. It certainly could help foster a tighter relationship between marketing, internal communications, and business continuity teams. At ERMS we agree, but with caution.
Written by Ray Ganong, guest blogger