Alert Media, an Austin, TX-based provider of a platform for interactive mass notification, raised $4.16m in a Series A funding round.
The round was led by Silverton Partners with participation from ATX Ventures and Capital Factory. In conjunction with the funding, Morgan Flager, partner at Silverton, will be joining Alert Media’s board.
The company intends to use the funds for product development and to grow the sales and business development staff.
Alert Media already counts among its customers several of the largest companies in the world in telecom, manufacturing, shipping, energy, and healthcare.
Led by Brian Cruver, Founder and CEO, Alert Media provides a cloud-based platform and API that allow organizations to access the notification system from anywhere, at any time, using any device. Users engage in a real-time, two-way interaction with a large audience through an interface that combines any and all channels including voice, text, app, push, and social media. The platform is used for emergency and day-to-day business communication and operational activities such as scheduling, dispatching and other logistics.