Free Webinar Reveals How Companies can Respond More Effectively to Crises and Operational Disruptions

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"Faster, Stronger Crisis Response with ICS for Business" features ICS expert Kathleen Gleaves.

A free webinar, "Faster, Stronger Crisis Response with ICS for Business", will reveal how corporations can improve their response to incidents and crises. The presenter will be ICS expert Kathleen Gleaves, CBCI, MEP, Certified ICS Instructor. The event is sponsored by MissionMode Solutions. The webinar will be held on June 29, 2011 at 9 am PDT / 10 am MDT / 11 am CDT / Noon EDT / 16:00 GMT.

The Incident Command System (ICS) gives companies the tools to create a more organized incident response with better team communications. The presenter will give attendees the keys to understanding and implementing this proven planning method within their company.

Participants will learn:
> What ICS is and who uses it
> Why they should care about it
> Benefits of using ICS in their company
> How to start the process of implementing ICS

"ICS was originally developed for public sector emergency response and disaster management, and quickly became an accepted standard," said Malcolm Hafner, CEO of MissionMode. "Now, corporations are discovering the significant benefits of implementing ICS. This event builds upon the success of our previous webinar, "Five Disciplines of Organizational Resilience," and participants will gain practical knowledge they can apply to their teams and processes."

Private sector organizations adopting the ICS approach are realizing benefits such as:
> Faster, more efficient response
> Better-informed decision-makers and team members
> Fewer power struggles
> Integration with your regional/local response systems
> Meeting regulatory agency Command and Control requirements

The ICS approach can be used for incidents of any type, scope and complexity. It has applications in Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, Crisis / Incident Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Continuity of Operations (COOP), and more. ICS can fulfill the Command and Control requirements of EPA's RMP (Risk Management Program and OSHA's PSM (Program Safety Management).

Recommended audience: Executives, senior management, disaster response managers, and business continuity managers.

Space is limited at this exclusive event. To reserve a space, visit http://info.missionmode.com/ics-webinar. Questions about the event can be sent to webinars(at)missionmode(dot)com.

About the Presenter
Kathleen Gleaves is a Certified ICS instructor with more than 11 years of experience in security and emergency management. Her experience developing plans and conducting emergency exercises includes security issues and a full range of natural and man-made disasters. Kathleen has conducted training at all organizational levels for ICS, National Incident Management, facility and aviation security, and emergency response programs. http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathleengleaves

About MissionMode Solutions
MissionMode Solutions, Inc. is a technology services provider dedicated to streamlining communications and facilitating team collaboration for crises and operational incidents. MissionMode’s unique combination of alert notification and incident management tools creates a web-based virtual command center that helps organizations reduce the time between learning about a mission critical issue and resolving it. MissionMode is a portfolio company of SilkRoad Equity LLC (http://www.silkroadequity.com), which specializes in public safety technologies amongst other high growth sectors. For more information, visit http://www.missionmode.com.

Media Contact:
Wayne Blankenbeckler
press(at)missionmode(dot)com
(336) 891-0103

MissionMode Solutions, Inc.
102 W. Third St, Suite 700 | Winston-Salem, NC 27101 | USA

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