ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- UST Global, a California-based digital solutions and technology company serving Global 1000 enterprises, announced that it has been conferred with the prestigious Asia IT Excellence Awards, organized by CMO Asia. The top awards in two categories – "Use of IT for a Social Cause" and "Best use of CSR practices in IT Industry" - were presented during a ceremony held in Singapore.
The mobile application iSafe, took home the "Best Use of IT for a Social Cause" award. The award recognizes UST Global's initiative in improving overall police governance and public safety by empowering citizens with state of the art mobile & digital technology. With just a long push of the volume rocker button on the mobile phone, users can benefit from real-time police assistance while in danger or in a situation that requires immediate assistance. Once the police receive the alert, along with the geo-location information, subscriber ID, and the mobile IMEI number from the app, they dispatch help via the nearest police control room vehicle. iSafe is successfully ensuring the safety and security of thousands of users, including women and senior citizens.
"UST Global is committed to transforming lives through digital solutions. We are thrilled to have won the third award for iSafe. We are happy that our digital expertise is helping the citizens and police ensure safety and security," said Alexander Varghese, Chief Administrative Officer, UST Global.
The second award for the 'Best use of CSR practices in IT Industry' is a testament to UST Global's mission of Transforming Lives. UST Global runs many initiatives through partnerships with educational institutions, local government units, and worldwide non-profit organizations. Speaking on the occasion, Alexander Varghese, Chief Administrative Officer, UST Global, said, "We are honored to receive this recognition for our CSR initiatives. We have an unrelenting focus to transform three billion lives across the world. We are seeing our business and best practices contributing to sustainable growth and development, while improving the quality of life of our employees, their families, and the society at large."
About UST Global
UST Global is a digital technology services company that provides next generation digital solutions for Global 1000 companies. Our mission is to 'Transform Lives' using the power of digital technologies and the focus is on digital services and solutions. With a business model of 'fewer CLIENTS, more ATTENTION', UST Global strives for excellence in providing our clients with the best service and commitment to long-term client success. Headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, UST Global has over 15,000 associates operating in 25 countries across four continents. For more information, please visit www.ust-global.com
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