AlertMedia to expand emergency communication software business

AlertMedia, the world´s emergency communication software provider, has announced that it closed a USD 25 million investment from JMI Equity, a growth equity firm focused on investing in software companies, the company said.

Every company, regardless of size, faces critical events that impact their employees. AlertMedia helps organizations monitor for these events, which include hurricanes, wildfires, terrorist attacks, winter weather, network outages, and active shooter scenarios. After identifying an event, companies then use AlertMedia´s powerful two-way communication software to connect with their people over multiple channels (text, email, mobile app, voice, social media, etc.) to improve coordination and outcomes.

The new funding will be used to accelerate AlertMedia´s strategic growth initiatives, including new product development, international expansion, and hiring. AlertMedia has raised USD 42 million to date from investors including Next Coast Ventures and Silverton Partners.

With powerful and easy-to-use technology, AlertMedia has quickly emerged as the market emergency communication system. Customers such as DHL, British Petroleum, Texas Roadhouse, and Walmart are using AlertMedia to send and receive critical communications via multiple channels using one simple interface.

As the world´s emergency mass communications and monitoring company in the world, AlertMedia helps hundreds of global organizations securely and effectively monitor threats, streamline notifications, and improve employee safety. The company´s cloud-based platform delivers communications that protect organizations, improve operations, and mitigate loss from any location, at any time, using any device. For more information, visit