MENLO PARK, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Menlo Park-based Blue Willow Systems (www.bluewillowsystems.com), producers of a revolutionary SaaS resident safety platform that automatically detects falls and provides analytics to manage senior living facilities, has named longtime tech industry insider Bob Bailey as their new CEO. Bob has been Blue Willow's Chairman of the Board.
"The founders of Blue Willow have a mission to enhance the quality of care and safety for our seniors as they enter into senior care facilities," said Blue Willow founder Vikram Devdas. "Bob Bailey is one of the most successful CEOs around. He lead PMC-Sierra from a small private company into a significant public company that transformed the communications industry with broadband and enterprise storage technologies. As a private company we are very fortunate to have such a seasoned executive to lead our company to the next stage of our growth."
"The Blue Willow system is a transformative technology," said Bailey widely known around Silicon Valley for stints at PMC-Sierra, Micron (on the Board of Directors), AT&T, and Texas Instruments among others. "It's a unique opportunity to lead a company with the best technology addressing the growing need to better care for our seniors within the Senior Housing industry. Blue Willow is leveraging wireless, Cloud-based computing, and solid state-based wearable technologies to facilitate better safety, quality of care, and advanced analytics for residents and operators. Marrying cutting-edge networking technologies with a growing senior housing industry is going to result in the transformation of that industry. Its already happening!"
Blue Willow Systems is a next generation SaaS resident safety platform that automatically detects falls with a patented algorithm, manages wander with indoor location, analyzes real-time resident and staff activity, and distributes event notifications. Blue Willow Systems provides sophisticated incident and trend reports allowing operators to deliver better care, reduce overhead, and manage staff workflow resulting in increased revenue, staff effectiveness, and resident and family satisfaction.
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SOURCE Blue Willow Systems