August 26, 2013    /    by Kristy Fifelski

Tips for Sending Mobile Alerts to Citizens & Intro to Ping4

Sending mobile alerts is the next big thing in government! Agencies have realized that the best place to notify people of critical information is to send an alert directly to their phones. But before you jump on the bandwagon, watch this interview with Jim Bender. He's an expert in mobile alerts – as the CEO of GovGirl sponsor, Ping4, Inc., a company that specializes in advanced mobile alerts. 

Jim says the problem with many alert systems is that they’re not geographically targeted well enough. He introduced me to his Ping4 Alert system and shared his thoughts on the direction of mobile alerting in the future. Leave a comment and let me know your thoughts!