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Securus, Inc. Receives 2014 M2M Evolution Product of the Year Award

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eResponder Honored for Exceptional Innovation

CARY, N.C., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Securus, Inc., an award-winning leader in mobile personal emergency response systems (PERS), today announced that its eResponder has received a 2014 M2M Evolution Product of the Year Award from M2M Evolution Magazine, the leading publication covering the machine to machine movement.

eResponder, a small, lightweight, mobile PERS device, allows seniors to live independently while having fast access to a care specialist anywhere in the U.S. where there is T-Mobile cellular coverage. The device enables users to break free from landline-based systems that only work in and around the home, giving seniors the freedom to travel anywhere, anytime, knowing that help is available at the press of a button.

"With eResponder, we have leveraged M2M and location technologies in a way that is very simple for seniors to use," said Securus, Inc. CEO Tom Collopy. "We're honored to be recognized by M2M Evolution Magazine as one of the key drivers of M2M innovation."

Simple to use and shower-safe, eResponder features two-way voice communication and a rechargeable battery that lasts up to two months on a single charge. If users need to be located, emergency care specialists can connect them to 911 to utilize U-TDOA location technology.

"The solutions selected for the M2M Evolution Product of Year Awards reflect the diverse range of innovation driving the machine to machine market today. It is my honor to congratulate Securus for their innovative work and superior contribution to the rapidly evolving M2M industry," said Carl Ford, CEO of Crossfire Media, a co-publisher of M2M Evolution Magazine.

"It is my pleasure to recognize eResponder, an innovative solution that earned Securus, Inc. the 2014 M2M Evolution Product of the Year Award," said Rich Tehnrani, CEO, TMC. "I look forward to seeing more innovation from Securus in the future."

The winners of the 2014 M2M Evolution Product of the Year Award will be published in the third quarter edition of M2M Evolution Magazine and on

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About Securus, Inc.
Securus, Inc. ( provides advanced mobile safety and security solutions through a network of regional and national dealers, retail outlets and online sales. The Securus M2M Technology Platform enables industry-leading mobile safety and security products for individuals with special needs, senior citizens, pets, children and small businesses. Zoombak, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Securus, Inc., sells general-purpose locators. Learn more about Zoombak at

About Crossfire Media
Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

About TMC
TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes multiple magazines including CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is read by more than 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the world's leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5; HTML5 Summit; Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; AstriCon; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

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