Former Colorado State Senator Tom Wiens Joins Safe Communications Child Safety Board
Former Senator is nationally known for creating School Safety Laws
Press Release Source: Safe Communications, Inc. On Thursday July 7, 2011, 8:00 am EDT
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Safe Communications, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SGTB.pk – News) announced today that former Colorado State Senator Thomas J. Wiens has joined the company’s Child Safety Advisory Board. Sen. Wiens authored the ground breaking Colorado School Safe law, which variations of have now been adopted by a majority the of States throughout the U.S. The Colorado law creates a mechanism for educators, school districts and schools to be educated in the National Incident Management System, a system of best practices that allows educators to interface better between the community responders and the school districts. The School Response framework is based on the National Response Framework established by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Wiens is currently Chief Executive Officer of New West Capital, LLC, (NWC), a private merchant banking firm that partners with select companies to provide corporate finance, new-media sales & marketing, investor & community relations and security vulnerability assessments. He is the recipient of the Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the year award. Wiens was named Legislator of the Year in 2003, Guardian of Small Business by the NFIB and has received the Common Sense Award from the Civil Justice League. He also served on the Board of The Children’s Hospital Research Institute Foundation. Wiens earned his Bachelor’s degree from The American University in Washington, DC, his Masters of Divinity from Yale University, and also studied international economics at the University of Graz, Austria.
SAFE CEO John Venners stated: “We are delighted that Tom has agreed to join our distinguished Advisory Board. He will provide us with invaluable insight and guidance as it relates to policy and child safety issues.”
“Tom’s expertise and outreach is sorely needed so that the parents of our youngest internet users realize that MouseMail.com can provide them with a safe environment,” Venners added.
About Safe Communications:
Safe Communications, Inc. provides open and secure family communications that are in step with today’s advances in social media. While protecting our most precious asset, our children, our systems are designed to enhance the quality and frequency of day-to-day communications among family members. We allow users to experience the marvel of advanced technology without fear or danger.
Safe Communications’ products, led by MouseMail.com, are designed for the modern family on the go. Early detection devices warn parents of potential abuse and inappropriate content, allowing secure, open exchange with loved ones and friends. Just as your child is not allowed to enjoy a ride in the car without a seat belt, Safe Communications designs products so that your children can enjoy the electronic ride without being exposed to potential harm or abuse. For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us online at www.mousemail.com.