NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Defentect Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DFTC), a developer and provider of immediate intelligent messaging applications and services, today announced that the Company's technology was featured by its partner MayDay360 on FOX News Channel WNYW this morning. Defentect recently announced an agreement with MayDay360, which was founded by security and travel experts as well as Beth Holloway, mother to Natalee Holloway who went missing in Aruba in 2005. Under the agreement, Defentect's proprietary DM3™ response technology will be marketed and sold by MayDay360 to the multi-billion dollar travel and tourism industry.
In the news segment, Holloway discussed the importance of being prepared for an emergency when traveling both domestically and abroad. "This is exactly what I needed five years ago when Natalee went missing," Holloway stated. "It's all about getting to the right resources and a timely response." The solution offered by MayDay360 can provide those with loved ones traveling with priceless peace of mind by offering a variety of services that will alert the proper authorities, including the smartphone application, which is powered by Defentect, that will broadcast the user's exact GPS coordinates as soon as the panic button is triggered.
"The team at MayDay360 has immense knowledge and expertise in the travel industry and we are proud to be their partners," commented Jeff Knapp, President and COO of Defentect. "Beth has dedicated her life to advocating safety and security while traveling abroad and we are pleased that our technology has provided her with another tool to do so."
To view the full news segment, go to www.defencall.com.
About Defentect Group, Inc.
Defentect Group, Inc. develops and delivers intelligent messaging software solutions to facilitate the response to the detection of a threat. Defentect's proprietary technology immediately notifies key personnel and first responders so that appropriate action can be taken when a threat event occurs. The software platform is easily integrated with a wide variety of sensors and smartphones, making it attractive to many potential partners and manufacturers. For more information, visit www.defentect.com and www.defencall.com.
About MayDay360, LLC
MayDay360, LLC is a new venture, combining the services of Investigative Management Group (IMG), which is a leader in the high-end investigative security business. The Company was formed in conjunction with Beth Holloway to develop solutions that will empower the families of those who encounter trouble while out of the country. MayDay360 is committed to accelerating the process of emergency response protocols overseas, which often takes up critical time in the early stages of a missing person situation. For more information about IMG, visit www.investigativemanagement.com MayDay360's website is www.mayday360.com.
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