OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intrado Corporation (“Intrado” or the “Company”), a global leader in technology-enabled services, today announced that Jeff Robertson has joined its executive management team as President of the Company’s Life & Safety segment.
Mr. Robertson is an expert in the safety industry and was formerly the SVP and General Manager of Public Safety at RapidSOS, responsible for leading public safety strategies. Prior to joining RapidSOS, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Airbus DS Communications, a leading provider of command center software for emergency call-handling. Mr. Robertson has held leadership roles for 9-1-1 solutions and software consulting firms and was the founder of the 9-1-1 Industry Alliance.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff to the Intrado leadership team. His nearly 25-year career has been centered around public safety and he provides a unique perspective on the business as a former first responder,” said John Shlonsky, Chief Executive Officer and President. “Jeff joins Intrado during a time of significant opportunity, given the expected growth from next generation 9-1-1 technology and Intrado’s expansion into new adjacencies, including integrated solutions within smart home technologies and notification capabilities that leverage our access to the PSAP infrastructure.”
Ron Beaumont, current President of the Company’s Life & Safety segment, has announced his intention to retire from the Company next year. Due to the complexity and critical nature of the services that Life & Safety provides, Mr. Beaumont and Mr. Robertson will have an extended transition period and Mr. Beaumont will continue as an advisor to Intrado for the foreseeable future.
About Intrado Corporation
Intrado Corporation, formerly West Corporation, is an innovative, cloud-based, global technology partner to clients around the world. Our solutions connect people and organizations at the right time and in the right ways, making those mission-critical connections more relevant, engaging and actionable - turning Information to Insight.
Intrado has sales and/or operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, Latin America and South America. Intrado is controlled by affiliates of certain funds managed by Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO). For more information, please call 1-800-841-9000 or visit www.intrado.com.
Contact Dave Pleiss Investor and Public Relations DMPleiss@Intrado.com 402.716.6578