TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard Sees Record Growth in First Half of 2013; Number of Paid Users Quadruples as Enterprise and Healthcare Adoption Jumps

Secure Messaging Company’s Success Fueled by Market Acceleration and Recognized Leadership Position; Company Added More Than 1,500 facilities in First 6 Months of 2013; New Customers Include Hoag Health Network, Adventist Health, and Doylestown Hospital.

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (August 22, 2013) – TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard, the leader in secure, real-time messaging for the enterprise, today announced record growth and significant company expansion in the first half of 2013. With more than 2.5 million downloads, TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard is establishing itself as the leader in real-time secure messaging tailored for enterprises and healthcare.

The company’s strong growth is due in part to its three-year head start in developing the TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard app, the industry’s most scalable platform enabling TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard to service the robust communication and compliance needs of enterprise and healthcare customers. Since the beginning of 2013, the company has added more than 250 new facilities on average each month.

“The first half of 2013 has not only marked an acceleration point for TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard in terms of customer and revenue growth, but has also been pivotal in positioning Tiger Text as the leader in secure, real-time enterprise messaging,” said Brad Brooks, Tiger Text co-founder, and CEO. “We’re currently providing messaging services for more than 2,000 facilities including some of the largest healthcare organizations in the nation. Due to our success in the first half of the year, we are doubling down on our investment into the business as this is a unique opportunity to radically improve healthcare delivery through faster response times and better coordination, all while reducing costs.”

TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard’s early investment in the healthcare market has paid off with a large number of prominent healthcare organizations adopting the technology in 2013, including Hoag Health Network, Adventist Health, and Doylestown Hospital. Other recent wins include Danbury Hospital, Health Alliance and Scottsdale Health Partners.

“We quickly recognized the need for a compliant messaging solution that would simplify our communication process and reduce response times,” said Martin Fee, M.D., Chief Medical Information Officer for Hoag. “TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard is just the solution we needed to help us coordinate care in a seamless, effective manner and improve overall workflow, ultimately helping to enhance our patients’ safety and satisfaction.”

TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard’s momentum, by the numbers:

• Percentage growth of paid users in the past 7 months: 400+%
• Number of facilities that use TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard: 2,000+
• Number of messages sent across the TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard platform per month: More than 100 million (Growing 10% month over month)
• Growth of TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard team in the year’s first half: Nearly doubled

For the remainder of 2013, TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard will continue to expand and innovate in the real-time, enterprise messaging space, one of the fastest-growing sectors in the 200 billion mobile messaging industry as reported by industry analysis firm Market Research. The company recently brought on several new team members in Engineering, Marketing and Product and Account Management to help meet the growing demands and needs of clients, and is looking to expand its offices in the next few months.

About TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard

TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard is the leader in secure, real-time messaging for health care, enterprises, and individuals. TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard allows healthcare providers and businesses to create a private and secure mobile messaging network with their own smartphone. More than 2,000 facilities have adopted TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard, including leading organizations like Adventist Health, the University of Kentucky HealthCare, and Scottsdale Health Partners, which rely on TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard to comply with industry standards and replace unsecured SMS text messaging that leaves protected health and other confidential information at risk. TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard’s speed, compatibility, and ease of use accelerate workflows and improve employee satisfaction. For more information visit: tigerconnect.com or https://www.facebook.com/TigerConnect Clinical Collaboration Platform – Standard ortwitter.com/tigertext.

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