ZoomSafer Named Finalist in CTIA BIG Idea Innovation Contest
RESTON, Va. March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — ZoomSafer, the leading provider of enterprise software to prevent distracted driving, was named one of five finalists in The CTIA WIRELESS BIG Idea Contest, an inaugural competition that recognizes new and innovative concepts for wireless products, applications and services.
5,000-plus mobile industry professionals voted online to choose FleetSafer Vision as one of the five BIG Idea finalists. For the final round of competition, ZoomSafer CEO Matt Howard will make a brief presentation about ZoomSafer’s nominated product, FleetSafer Vision, on Tuesday, March 22 at 11:30 a.m. on the Exhibit Innovations Stage at International CTIA WIRELESSÂ® 2011.
A cloud-based analytics service, FleetSafer Vision monitors vehicle driving data (trip information, location, speed, etc.), mobile phone usage (phone calls, text messages, etc.) and other information (email logs, weather, traffic, etc.) to help corporations measure and manage employee use of phones while driving.
FleetSafer Vision empirically measures cell phone use while driving so corporations can:
- Accurately identify risky and safe drivers
- Leverage existing telematics investments
- Reduce crashes, risk, liability and insurance costs
“FleetSafer Vision is the world’s first cloud-based, enterprise-class analytics service that measures employee use of cell phones while driving,” said ZoomSafer CEO Matt Howard. “We’re honored to be recognized by CTIA and the wireless industry as a finalist in this prestigious competition.”
“Entries in the BIG Idea Contest presented some of the industry’s most exciting new ideas,” said Robert Mesirow, CTIA vice president and show director. “We congratulate the finalists — including ZoomSafer — that have risen to the top in a field of the best and brightest entrepreneurial minds in our industry today.”
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CTIA shows bring together all industries advanced by wireless technology for intense business, learning and networking. International CTIA WIRELESSÂ® 2011 takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, March 22-24. CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS(TM) 2011 takes place in San Diego, October 11-13. Visit www.ctiashow.com. CTIA – The Wireless AssociationÂ® is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Visit www.ctia.org.
ZoomSafer is a leading provider of enterprise software to prevent distracted driving. FleetSafer(TM) solutions enable employers to measure, manage and enforce cell phone usage policies to reduce crashes, risk and liability. For more information, please visit www.zoomsafer.com.