International SOS Wins EMMA Award for Most Innovative Use of Technology

Forum for Expatriate Management Recognized International SOS for Technological Advances in Mobile Travel Management

Sep 21, 2011, 09:45 ET from International SOS

TREVOSE, Pa., Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, the world's leading international healthcare, medical and security assistance and concierge services company, announced today that it was awarded the "Most Innovative Use of Technology" EMMA Award from the Forum for Expatriate Management, a global HR association, during its US Global Mobility Summit in downtown Chicago on September 12, 2011.

"As a pioneer in traveler tracking technology, International SOS has continued down this innovative path by providing tracking technology and assistance via mobile applications," said Suzanne Garber, Chief Operating Officer, Americas Region, International SOS, who accepted the award on behalf of the company. "It's an honor to be recognized by our peers in global mobility who work alongside us every day to keep their workforce healthy, safe and secure."

More than 500 entries from corporate human resources and service providers were submitted, resulting in just over 20 international awards independently judged and presented at the Summit by some of the most respected names in the global mobility profession.

About International SOS

International SOS ( is the world's leading international travel, medical and security assistance and concierge services company. Operating in over 70 countries, International SOS provides integrated medical, clinical, security, and customer care solutions to organizations with international operations. A global team of over 8,000 employees led by 970 full-time physicians and 200 security specialists provides services including planning, preventative programs, in-country expertise and emergency response to 66 percent of the Fortune Global 500 companies.

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