Proteg-GO Opens Worldwide Headquarters in Boston
BOSTON, Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Proteg-GO, creator of emergency assistance mobile applications that help users keep safe anywhere, anytime during natural disasters, medical emergencies and other dangerous situations, today announced the opening of its new worldwide headquarters in Boston. The new headquarters is located in a community replete with inventive world-class companies, universities and entrepreneurs in one of the leading dynamic innovation hubs.
“Because of Boston’s robust and innovative environment, we feel it is only logical and appropriate to have dedicated staff in the city to help grow Proteg-GO,” said Proteg-GO’s founder and chief executive officer, Ray Krzyzek. “We look forward to being a valuable contributor to the ecosystem found in Boston as we continue to help shape and drive the future of emergency response via our solid contribution from first responders.”
Founded in 2012 by technology industry and first response veterans, Proteg-GO’s application complements local 911-phone service as users travel from place to place with their mobile device. When confronted by danger, its one-touch SMS function can quickly mobilize first emergency response resources via its call center, contacts friends and family that need to know, provides safety tips and continues to monitor your status until you determine your own safety during a wide array of emergencies.
Proteg-GO is planning a major launch in early 2013. To learn more, call 617-973-6444.