Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), a crisis response company with cloud-based incident management software, announces that the company has closed a convertible note financing round with the Innosphere Fund as their lead investor. This round was fully subscribed by the Company’s current investors. With this financing, IRT will immediately begin to pursue an accelerated growth plan by utilizing the funds to further build out its mobile application, make strategic additions to its executive team and expand sales and marketing outreach. Incident management suite IRT’s flagship product, Rhodium™ Incident Management Suite (Rhodium), along with their product RhodiumSE Special Event Management, are utilized by hundreds of public safety and corporate security agencies in 40 U.S. states and internationally. Rhodium is a complete command and control solution allowing organizations to increase the availability and accessibility of critical data during emergencies and special events. The need for modern incident planning and management solutions has never been clearer" It supports incident management for police, fire, EMS, emergency management, and campus security of all sizes, including large multi-agency events. “This funding paves the way for IRT to extend our 2018 success into 2019, while also accelerating our product roadmap and making key hires to help take the business to the next goal post,” said Jarret Winkelman, IRT’s president and CEO. “The need for modern incident planning and management solutions has never been clearer.” Special event management IRT is a current client company of Innosphere, Colorado’s incubator for high-tech companies. “It was an easy decision to continue the Innosphere Fund’s support of IRT and its CEO Jarret,” said Innosphere Fund general partner and IRT Board member, Mike Freeman. “IRT has a clear, differentiated offering and the investor base is excited to watch IRT’s progress in the coming years.” IRT has achieved record sales in 2018 and expects to continue this trend into 2019. Rhodium was recently utilized by multiple agencies responding to Hurricane Florence and RhodiumSE continues to be deployed for special event management including the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon and Super Bowl LII.
Steve Foster has joined Denver-based crisis response software company, Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), as a member of its executive management team. As a former police officer and entrepreneur in the high-tech sector, Foster’s proven record of success will guide IRT as it continues its rapid growth. IRT’s products, Rhodium Incident Management Suite and RhodiumSE Special Event Management, are utilized by hundreds of public safety and corporate security agencies in 40 U.S. states and internationally. Providing compliance technologies IRT is a current client company of Innosphere, Colorado’s incubator for high-tech scale up companies. “Steve’s superior business development and sales operations expertise will further bolster IRT’s leadership in incident management and command and control solutions,” said Joey Davis, principal of the Innosphere Fund. Steve Foster served the Aurora, CO community as a police officer for nearly a decade before co-founding software companies that continue to provide compliance technologies utilized by major corporations. He also worked as President and CEO of the Colorado Technology Association. Foster currently serves on a variety of boards, including: board chair of the Aurora Police Foundation; board member of the Colorado Technology Association; advisory board member of Convercent, a company he co-founded; and board member of Innosphere, Colorado’s technology incubator. Special event management IRT achieved record sales through the first two quarters of 2018 with year-over-year bookings growing 125% “Steve’s proven success in user-driven development and firsthand knowledge of the needs of public safety professionals is a perfect alignment,” said Jarret Winkelman, President of Incident Response Technologies. “We’re excited to have his customer-focused leadership to shape our continued growth and product enhancements.” “Public safety agencies need technology solutions that provide information more rapidly. We give a voice to our customers on the ground, listen to their needs, and drive our technology platform to ensure they have all the right tools the moment they need them most,” said Foster. “We’re building relationships at a key time in the public safety and emergency management sectors.” IRT achieved record sales through the first two quarters of 2018 with year-over-year bookings growing 125%. Rhodium was recently utilized by multiple agencies responding to Hurricane Florence and RhodiumSE continues to be deployed for special event management including the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon and Super Bowl LII.
Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), makers of the Rhodium Incident Management Suite, has announced the introduction of Rhodium Platinum suite of solutions on Microsoft Azure Government. Microsoft Azure Government Microsoft Azure Government provides cloud services with the highest levels of security, protection, and compliance for United States government agencies and their partners. These organizations can now access Rhodium’s robust cloud-based incident management tools in an environment that provides best-in-class standards for information security. “Cloud-based operation is fundamental to scalable incident management,” said Jarret Winkelman, President of Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), adding “Rhodium Platinum gives incident managers and responders the ability to create a shared operating picture within an environment that meets the highest standards of security.” Rhodium Platinum Rhodium Platinum suite of solutions is available for federal government agencies and partners Rhodium Platinum suite of solutions is available for federal government agencies and partners. It will first be utilized by one of the country's largest Department of Defense contractors. The Azure Government environment uses physically isolated data centers and networks that are exclusively located in the United States. The Azure Government server environment meets a number of certifications and standards including FedRAMP High, DoD L4, and CJIS. Rhodium Incident Management Rhodium Platinum includes the full suite of solutions of Rhodium Incident Management, including intuitive map-based incident management and response coordination, enhanced ICS forms, and pre-planning features for specific incident types and facilities. Its broad suite of tools has made Rhodium a fixture of incident management for multi-jurisdictional response to natural disasters, large special events, and daily response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Rhodium Incident Management suite of solutions is currently in use throughout the United States and Canada by federal security, law enforcement and emergency rescue services, such as the Police, Fire, EMS, Emergency Management, Campus Security, and other public service organizations.
Denver-based crisis response software company, Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), also the developer of the Rhodium Incident Management platform, has received a personal investment from Chris Maloney, Founder of emergency services software giant, TriTech Software Systems (TriTech). The exact amount of the investment is not being disclosed, however, it brings Incident Response Technologies, IRT’s total capital amount raised till date to more than US $2.6 million. Maloney will also join the IRT Board of Directors. Emergency software solutions firm investment Prior to its sale in 2018, Maloney served as Chairman of TriTech Software Systems, which he founded in 1989 and grew to become one of the largest providers of emergency response software in the world. TriTech solutions were installed in 3,000 systems in 13 countries including in 80 of the top 100 municipal markets in the United States. “Rhodium is a critical tool for agencies and the communities they serve,” said Chris Maloney, Founder of TriTech and Board of Directors Member for Incident Response Technologies, Inc. Enhanced and effective incident management The ability to connect many systems while on-scene creates a level of awareness vital to incident management" Chris adds, “The ability to connect many different systems while on-scene creates a level of awareness that’s vital to incident management. Better, and faster information, allows for more effective management, and in the context of public safety that translates to greater protection for citizens and public safety professionals.” “In our industry, the TriTech name has been synonymous with best-in-class products and service,” said Jarret Winkelman, President and CEO of Incident Response Technologies, Inc., adding “Achieving that level of industry leadership takes both vision and a deep understanding of client needs. We are thrilled that Chris sees the potential of Rhodium and that we can add his business and industry expertise to our Board.” The investment comes as IRT completes a third quarter with notable business milestones including: Record year-over-year sales bookings growth of 148% in Q3. The addition of a Fortune 50 enterprise client which will utilize the platform at facilities throughout the U.S. Deployment by agencies in Puerto Rico, Florida, and South Carolina to manage emergency response for Hurricane Dorian. Rhodium Incident Management IRT’s flagship product, Rhodium Incident Management, is a cloud-based solution that can be accessed on computers and mobile devices and allows for real-time emergency and incident management. Rhodium is used daily for local incident management but can also be scaled to support large events with multi-agency response over broad geographic areas. Customers also utilize Rhodium’s planning features to create incident action plans for events that have ranged from marathons to the Super Bowl.
Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), makers of the Rhodium Incident Management Suite, have partnered with Rave Mobile Safety (Rave), developers of the critical communication and collaboration platform that customers count on when it matters most, to incorporate integration of the Rave Panic Button app into Rhodium Incident Management suite of solutions. Rave Panic Button app The Rave Panic Button app provides instant communications and situational awareness for emergencies to 9-1-1, on-site personnel and first responders, allowing for streamlined, immediate emergency response. As the nation’s most widely deployed safety application in schools, the Rave Panic Button will now activate Rhodium’s incident management system and provide dispatch, responders, and on-site personnel a way to instantly start populating information into the Rhodium interface. “Sharing and coordinating information as quickly as possible is at the foundation of emergency response,” said Jarret Winkelman, IRT President, adding “The integration between Rhodium and the Rave Panic Button app creates a tool that is unrivaled in its ability to expedite emergency response and incident management.” Integration with Rhodium Incident Management The Rhodium suite integration enables pre-plans for certain types of incidents at specific facilities The Rhodium suite integration enables pre-plans for certain types of incidents at specific facilities to be instantly called up when the Rave Panic Button app is used. Should an emergency occur at a specific location for which a plan exists, activating the Rave Panic Button will also automatically activate the response plan for on-site personnel, responders, and stakeholders within Rhodium. This enhanced capability will be available to the nearly 10,000 school and government agencies in the United States that currently use the Rave Panic Button app. “Across all types of emergencies, seconds count and interoperability across emergency response systems is critical in ensuring a fast and effective response,” said Todd Miller, Rave Mobile Safety’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). Critical communications and collaboration platform Todd adds, “In welcoming IRT as the latest technology to leverage Rave’s award-winning critical communications and collaboration platform, we’re excited to advance the promise of interoperability for public safety.” Schools, campuses and public safety agencies nationwide are leveraging both Rhodium and the Rave Panic Button app in their ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Both solutions have also been used for fast response to incidents ranging from minor day-to-day medical emergencies to large scale emergency events.
Incident Response Technologies, Inc. (IRT), a Denver-based company, is excited to announce the release of a new mobile phone application, Rhodium Mobile, that pairs with their award-winning software platform, Rhodium Incident Management. The new application, now available on the Apple and Google Play stores, aims to increase situational awareness for incident commanders by providing near real-time tracking and status information of first responders. Rhodium Mobile Just days after its recent release, the new mobile application was quickly utilized by current customers in real-world situations. In Texas, Rhodium Mobile was deployed by the Desoto Police Department, as they managed a large outlaw motorcycle group event. Not only did Desoto Police coordinate and track both uniformed and plain clothes officers, but they were also able to coordinate with several other agencies during the event. Incident Management solution Rhodium Mobile enhanced the ability for officers from a variety of agencies to be tracked and monitored “Rhodium Mobile enhanced the ability for officers and undercover units from a variety of agencies to be tracked and monitored,” said Lieutenant Heath Penwarden, Commander of the Southern Regional Response Group. Lieutenant Heath adds, “During this event, we had both uniformed and plain clothes resources, and we wanted to make sure there was adequate coverage for both. Rhodium Mobile enabled us to see the whole picture since this event was occurring over several miles. It enabled us to use our resources more efficiently and effectively.” Deploying FEMA Incident Command System forms Rhodium Mobile access is included in every Rhodium Incident Management subscription. Rhodium’s incident management capabilities allow incident commanders to quickly review pre-plan data, view current situation status, and document actions from a user-friendly touch screen focused interface. The software also includes a module that assists organizations with rapidly creating and distributing the FEMA Incident Command System forms, which are used to coordinate large scale disaster responses. Critical data infrastructure “Rhodium Mobile provides critical decision-making data to decision makers and stakeholders throughout an emergency incident or special event,” said Jarret Winkelman, Incident Response Technologies, Inc., IRT’s President and CEO. Jarret adds, “The release of Rhodium Mobile allows us to extend the Rhodium value proposition in a way that is accessible, streamlined, and easy to use by all responders.”