About O’Brien’s OBriens Response Management is a leading provider of crisis and emergency management services. We help our clients become more resilient by enabling them to Prepare, Respond, Communicate and Recover before, during and after a crisis. O’Brien’s Response Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings (NYSE: CKH).
PIER Systems The idea for PIER received its start after a major pipeline explosion and fire. June 11,1999
PIER Helps You Communicate More Efficiently …helping you manage the flow of information…between you and your audience.
Gulf Oil Spill Joint Information Center A single PIER system provided: • 155 Million+ individual deliveries of web content. • Distribution of over 7 Terabytes of information. • Receipt and response to 67,000 Inquiries. • Receipt and routing of over 8,000 claim forms. • Receipt and routing of 40,000 suggestion forms. • Distribution of over 36 Million emails. • Delivery of over 30,000 text messages. • Creation of 10,000+ documents.
The New Normal Old New Gov & RP “one voice” Independent & Antagonistic Media attracts eyes through Media provides response facts black hat drama Distribute releases Interact with multiple audiences Informed through websites and Informed through traditional social media Printed information Live video, images, webcasts Response info priority Political message priority Adm Allen: public participation in Passive public all future events
Direct communication and interactionHighly scalable Government Relations (local, state, national)and Community Relations operation essential.
Advanced Communications Technology a Certaintyin Next Event Up to 12 simultaneous live video feeds. Live webcasts with live chat. “Widgets.”
Lessons Learned1. All Politics are Local.2. All News is Local.3. All Problems are Local.4. All Solutions are Local.
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