News stories about us, our customers and our partners
February 11, 2013
HWDSB plans to launch a pilot program Feb. 27 at six schools using the latest mobile technology to encourage anonymous reporting of bullying and other incidents that may lead to unsafe conditions at our schools.
February 5, 2013
The Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board hopes to launch the TipOff app for iPhone and Android phones sometime this month. The app, which is new to Ontario, makes it easier and more convenient for students to report when they're bullied.
December, 21 2011
Big White Ski Resort is excited to be working with GuestAssist to launch a mobile customer service feature that will allow guests to communicate with Big White Guest Services through text messages.
May, 31 2011
Versatile Systems Inc., today announced that Auburn University Athletics has implemented an integrated solution made up of Versatile's SyncSeer™ Venue Management Solution and GuestAssist.
Laurier implements text-messaging system to improve campus safety Communications, Public Affairs & Marketing
April 11, 2011
Wilfrid Laurier University is introducing a text-messaging system to help improve campus safety.
March 22, 2011
In a continuing effort to keep students safe, some high schools in Oakland, CA have just launched a new "text-a-tip" program (created by GuestAssist).
Versatile Announces Strategic Alliance With GuestAssist; Alliance to Target Professional Sports Leagues in North America
January 31, 2011
Versatile Systems Inc. today announced a strategic alliance with GuestAssist to provide an integrated text messaging and incident tracking version of SyncSeer's(TM) Venue Management solution.
In partnership with VCORE (fourDscape®) and Qtags (GuestAssist), Patton are introducing new total-awareness security and anti-terrorism platforms that will revolutionize the sector by integrating mobile live-streaming video with SMS alerts from any concerned civilian and a four-dimensional-visualization browser presentation at the command and control center.
November 16, 2010
Patton-the leader in business and carrier-class network access, connectivity, VoIP and mobile video-surveillance equipment-has joined forces with VCORE and Qtags to deliver a comprehensive real-time situational awareness and security package.
November 12, 2010
With all the instances of school shootings and acts of terrorism in the past few years, the world can sometimes feel like a decidedly scary place - and to a certain extent, it is. In many situations, staying safe requires a heightened level of observation, often referred to as "situational awareness."
An example of this is a new surveillance, collection and intelligence distribution platform that uses mobile video technologies to deliver real-time situational awareness. The solution includes components from Patton Electronics, V.C.O.R.E. Solutions and Qtags.
September 21, 2010
Leonard Bonacci runs stadium security for the Philadelphia Eagles football team. Working with a company called GuestAssist, he put in place a system that lets anyone at the game text for help to a short code.
September 9, 2010
Fans attending Saturday's football game between The University of Southern Mississippi and Prairie View A&M can report any disruptive or suspicious behavior right from their seats at M.M. Roberts Stadium.
August 2, 2010
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano today visited New Orleans, La., to deliver remarks about DHS' nationwide "If You See Something, Say Something" campaign at the National Sports Safety and Security Conference-building on the Department's continued collaboration with the sports industry to improve the security and resilience of their facilities.
May 28, 2010
As part of an effort to develop the fan experience at Golden Hawk events, the Wilfrid Laurier department of Athletics and Recreation is pleased to announce that they have teamed up to work with Qtags LLC and their product GuestAssist, an industry-leading communication system for use at Golden Hawk events at University Stadium.
January 27, 2010
GuestAssist is partnering with TechRadium, Inc., on a new multi-modal service that will make it easier for organizations in the stadium, arena, public facility and hospitality markets to communicate with event-goers during security/safety emergencies
July 24, 2009
GuestAssist - the industry-leading, text-based audience communication system - will launch its large-venue specific software at the International Association of Assembly Managers Conference and Trade Show in Boston, July 24-28, 2009.
May 22, 2009
Percival Molson Stadium will be first in CFL to use industry-leading spectator support system.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 26, 2009 -- GuestAssist is pleased to announce that the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League will be the first CFL team providing their unique fan texting service to fans at Percival Molson Stadium this coming season. The Alouettes join a growing list of teams and venues that are using GuestAssist to deliver an elevated game day experience for ticket holders. These include stadiums and arenas in the NCAA, NFL, MLB, NHL, MLS and now the CFL.
BMO Field Using GuestAssist to Improve Fan Experience - Fans at BMO Field Can Use Text-Messaging for Assistance
April 4, 2009
BMO Field is using the industry-leading GuestAssist spectator communication system to provide a safe, secure experience for supporters of Major League Soccer's Toronto FC.
April 2, 2009
Auburn University Athletics has selected GuestAssist - the industry-leading spectator communication system - for use at Jordan-Hare Stadium beginning this fall.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 2, 2009 -- Auburn University Athletics has selected GuestAssist - the industry-leading spectator communication system - for use at Jordan-Hare Stadium beginning this fall.
- TechRadium, GuestAssist Partner on Enhanced Communication Tool
- New York Yankees to Use GuestAssist for Fans-Staff Communications at New Stadium
- Vancouver Canucks team up with Guest Assist to improve fan experience
- DC United, Guest Assist partner for game-day fan communication service
- GuestAssist links fans with stadium staff via texting