NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/07/12 -- Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that Arnel Capili, the company's dedicated sales representative for the Asia-Pacific region, has been elected to the role of Vice President of the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) Asia Council.
The International Association of Emergency Managers is a non-profit educational organization that promotes emergency management principles by representing professionals who work in the industry and providing them with information, development resources, and networking opportunities.
Since entering the field of emergency management over thirteen years ago, Arnel Capili has presided over one of the largest emergency response operations in the Bicol region of the Philippines, has developed and tested emergency plans for the city government of Dubai, and has served as the Emergency Services Officer for the Asian Development Bank.
Additionally, Capili takes pride in being the first Philippine national to receive the distinction of being a Certified Emergency Manager (CEM), the highest professional recognition in the field of emergency management. He holds a Masters in Development Administration degree from the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia, and a Bachelors in Public Administration degree from the University of the Philippines.
"We are very proud to have Arnel as a member of the Send Word Now team," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Arnel's new leadership role within the IAEM, along with his dedication, professionalism, and readiness to serve our customers and prospective clients, demonstrates his strong commitment to the AsiaPac region, and we look forward to his continued success there."
About Send Word Now
Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting and incident management services for both routine and emergency communication. The easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification service is used by government agencies, municipalities, universities, non-profit organizations and businesses, including many Fortune 500 companies, to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication in real-time. Send Word Now's Alert Tracer® provides a full audit trail of messages sent and received for after-action reporting and follow-up. Designed to reach anyone, anywhere, anytime, with any device over any type of connection, Send Word Now's mass notification system is capable of transmitting hundreds of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes. The company is headquartered in New York City. Visit Send Word Now on the web at http://www.sendwordnow.com or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Send Word Now on Twitter at http://twitter.com/sendwordnow and check out our new blog for industry news and insights at http://www.sendwordnow.com/Company/Blog.