As a retired defenseman in the NHL I understand the importance of defending my team. My goal is to bring the lifesaving technology Desktop Alert offers to organizations seeking best-of-breed lifesaving technology to their team.
Chatham, NJ (PRWEB) May 20, 2013
Desktop Alert announced today that former National Hockey League star Ron Greshner has joined the Desktop Alert Mass Notification Team as Vice President of Commercial Sales.
Ronald John Greschner is a retired professional ice hockey defenseman who played for the New York Rangers for 16 seasons between 1974 and 1990. Greschner was selected 32nd overall by the New York Rangers in the 1974 NHL Amateur Draft.
"I'm honored to be part of a great company like Desktop Alert," Greschner says. “As a retired defenseman in the NHL I understand the importance of defending my team. My goal is to bring the lifesaving technology Desktop Alert offers to organizations seeking best-of-breed lifesaving technology to their team. In the NHL, winning required flawless communication. Desktop Alert delivers flawless communication via real-time actionable intelligence to all recipients with a need-to-know requirement. Bringing the power of information technology to those charged with the responsibilities of protecting and preserving people’s lives is indeed noble work. Desktop Alert offers a win-win scenario during an emergency in regulation time, not overtime."
“We are honored by the addition of Mr. Greshner to our team. Rons post NHL career is consistent with that of his accomplishments while in the NHL. Ron is a superstar salesperson with a track record that we coin internally as a ‘natural hat trick’. In short Ron’s reputation in the business community is flawless. I met Ron over Facebook originally and after a few years proposed the idea to Ron of joining our team. We are absolutely thrilled he accepted our offer!” said Howard Ryan, Founder Desktop Alert Inc.
About Ron Greschner:
From 1974-90, Ron Greschner played 16 seasons in the NHL - every game with the NY Rangers. He played 982 games in his career scoring 179 goals and 431 assists for a total of 610 points. He also compiled 1226 penalty minutes. His best offensive season was 1977-78, when he scored 24 goals and 48 assists for 72 points, all career highs for the defenseman. Born in Saskatchewan, Canada, Greschner is ranked No. 12 on the all-time list of New York Rangers in the book 100 Ranger Greats.
About Desktop Alert:
Worldwide U.S. Military organizations such as The United States National Guard, The United States Air Force Academy, The United States Military Academy at West Point, Multi-National Forces in IRAQ, The U.S. Air Force, The U.S. Army now utilize the DTA mass notification platform daily for their organizations emergency communication requirements. Desktop Alert can contact thousands of computer users at their desktop and require them to click to confirm receipt of the message flashed on their screen. Those not verified can then be listed on a report and/or sent as a "Target Package" to be automatically contacted by other means such as email, SMS, phone calls and other devices.