Benbria Wins 2009 Internet Telephony Excellence Award

it-2009BlazeCast Unified Notification System Honored For Delivering Exceptional IP Communications Solutions

Benbria is very pleased to announce that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) has named BlazeCast as a recipient of the 2009 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. BlazeCast applies the latest IP and web technologies to help organizations notify large and targeted groups of people more efficiently and effectively. BlazeCast intelligently notifies through a variety of communication mediums, such as PC alert, phone, SMS, email, and paging, all integrated in one system. "The editors of Internet Telephony were pleased to grant Benbria with an Internet Telephony Excellence Award for their achievements in advancing IP communications and providing genuine solutions in the marketplace. BlazeCast has proven its outstanding contribution to IP communications and delivered winning solutions for its customers," said Erik Linask, Group Editorial Director of Internet Telephony. "We are very pleased to present Benbria with a 2009 Internet Telephony Excellence Award. BlazeCast has made an incredible contribution to IP Communications and has also delivered great solutions for its clients," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "We are delighted to earn this recognition from TMC for Benbria's efforts at delivering innovative solutions to our customers, which help them leverage and extend their existing communications infrastructure," said Alicia Liu, VP marketing at Benbria. The 2009 Internet Telephony Excellence Award winners are published in the October 2009 issue of Internet Telephony magazine,


Benbria delivers unified notification applications that help organizations communicate more effectively to large and targeted groups of people. Benbria’s flexible solutions enable rapid information delivery during emergencies and simplify tedious day-to-day notification tasks. Employing the latest IP and web technologies, Benbria products provide increased reach, intelligent workflow, and extend existing communication mediums. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Benbria has customers in education, government, and industry. (Additional information at


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