Leading safety and wellness solutions provider, STOPit Solutions, has announced its acquisition of PunchAlert, an all-in-one safety communication platform. The addition of PunchAlert’s technology to its suite of emergency management solutions enhances STOPit Solutions’ ability to deliver comprehensive emergency communication services to schools, communities, and workplaces. As part of the acquisition, Greg Artzt, CEO of PunchAlert, joins STOPit Solutions as its Chief Product Officer.
The acquisition comes in response to an increasingly complex threat landscape and the growing need for fast and reliable communications during emergencies. According to Markets and Markets, the Emergency Mass Notification Services market is projected to reach $163.6 billion by 2027. By integrating PunchAlert’s mass-notification technology into STOPit’s 911-Direct Panic Alert System, the company solidifies its position as a market leader in school safety and is well-positioned to capture the anticipated growth in demand. STOPit Solutions aims to become the primary provider of safety and wellness solutions to schools and communities of all sizes.
Parkhill Mays, CEO and co-Founder of STOPit Solutions, highlighted the importance of innovation and industry-leading solutions in addressing the growing safety concerns and evolving technological landscape. Mays stated, “Our technology allows our clientele to manage, resolve, and document during active situations while also requesting help from colleagues and/or 911, saving valuable time and lives.” The addition of Greg Artzt as Chief Product Officer will further drive the integration of cutting-edge technology and the development of products that meet the changing needs of customers.
Greg Artzt expressed his excitement about joining the STOPit Solutions team and collaborating on the integration of their respective offerings. He emphasized the combined ability to deliver a robust suite of safety-oriented software solutions and the potential for new life-saving enhancements and value for customers. Artzt also highlighted STOPit’s 24/7 customer support and Incident Response Center, which will further contribute to customer satisfaction and community safety.
STOPit’s 911-Direct Panic Alert System enables users to request assistance from colleagues and/or 911 with a simple push of a button, improving internal and emergency response times. The system instantly sends the emergency or assistance request, along with relevant situation details and location information, to facilitate appropriate protocol selection and enable more effective action by responding resources.
With the acquisition of PunchAlert, STOPit Solutions reinforces its commitment to providing comprehensive safety and wellness solutions and remains at the forefront of emergency communications technology.