TROY, Ohio, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- One Call Now, America's largest message notification provider, announced today it has acquired Safeguard Communications (UK) Ltd., a leader in crisis communications and business continuity message notification services in the United Kingdom. The acquisition was finalized in November of 2014, and will kick-start the company's global initiative that will drive 25% of new business growth in 2015.
Prior to the acquisition of Safeguard, One Call Now had established offices and resellers across Europe throughout 2014, and are now actively working with clients in the United Kingdom, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and South Africa, with plans to enter additional countries throughout the year.
"Our global initiative will solidify One Call Now as a leader in the notification industry, and the team of talented professionals at Safeguard will help us pave the way. Both One Call Now and Safeguard are passionate about customer satisfaction, and we look forward to providing our new European clients with the same exceptional product over 55 million American clients already enjoy," said One Call Now Founder and CEO, Leib Lurie.
Safeguard Managing Director, Russell Pearson, said he is looking forward to the feature-set One Call Now has to offer. "One Call Now provides a wealth of experience, and their platform is like none-other. The added features will be a huge benefit to clients in the UK."
One Call Now will focus on serving European businesses, transportation organizations, staffing firms, government entities and manufacturing companies.
About One Call Now
One Call Now is America's largest message notification provider. Thousands of schools, businesses, churches, and organizations across the country rely on One Call Now to improve and simplify their group's communications— sending voice, text and email messages to thousands of members simultaneously. Founded in 2002, One Call Now has been listed on Inc. Magazine's list of fastest growing privately held companies in America since 2008. When messages matter, we deliver. For more information, visit onecallnow.com.
SOURCE One Call Now