How New Technologies Can Support Recruitment and Retention Efforts for Public Safety Agencies

In today’s rapidly changing world, public safety agencies face a number of challenges when it comes to recruitment and retention of police officers. Low salaries, long hours, and dangerous working conditions are just a few of the reasons why many individuals may be hesitant to pursue a career in law enforcement. However, the adoption of new technologies can help to address some of these challenges and support recruitment and retention efforts for police departments.

Thought Leadership Top 10 Things Law Enforcement Expects From Leadership

Law enforcement officers put their lives on the line every day to protect and serve their communities. They are the front-line defenders of our safety and security, and they expect a lot from their leadership. Here are ten things that law enforcement officers expect from their leaders:

Making Public Safety More Proactive<br>How Dispatchers and First Responders Can Stay Ahead of the Curve

Glendale saw a massive influx of sports fans this past weekend for Super Bowl LVII. For football fans, the Super Bowl is a time for fun and food as they watch the highest-stakes game of the year. But NHTSA fatality data showed that the stakes are higher in another way. Alcohol-related traffic fatalities were 74% higher on Super Bowl Sunday compared to the week before and 82% higher than the following week.

Dispelling Myths and Stereotypes: How We Can Show Our Kids the Good in Police Officers

In recent years, law enforcement has faced significant challenges in building and maintaining positive relationships with the communities they serve. The media often highlights negative interactions between police officers and the public, and as a result, many people, including children, have developed negative perceptions and stereotypes about law enforcement. However, it is important to remember […]

New Leadership Strengthens SOMA Global to Drive Exceptional Partner Experiences and Growth

Leading provider of cloud-native software for public safety and government agencies adds new leadership hires among company-wide efforts to grow its customer base. TAMPA (Oct. 31, 2022) – SOMA Global today announced the addition of three new leaders within its organization: Michelle Tipton as Senior Vice President (SVP) of Finance, Matt Stull as Regional Vice […]

SOMA Global Introduces SOMA Global Platform:  Critical-Response Ecosystem Built for Public Safety

SOMA Global, a leading provider of critical-response cloud-native public safety software solutions, today announced SOMA Global Platform to streamline technology with a highly configurable ecosystem of pre-built applications, workflows, toolkits, and data interoperability. As public safety organizations accelerate the modernization of their technology and operations, mission-critical interoperability of each agency’s unique requirements has become the […]

SOMA Global Announces Leadership Changes for Long-Term Partnership Success and Sustainable Growth

TAMPA, FL -5/17/22 SOMA Global, a leading provider of critical-response solutions for public safety, is proud to announce its recent leadership changes, which empower SOMA to further focus on long-term partner success and new growth strategies. Nick Stohlman (Co-Founder/Chief Client Officer) to focus on the meaningful role of partner success, onboarding, and long-term retention.Mike Mattson […]

Soma Global Featured in 2022 Best Tech Startups in Tampa

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The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Tampa, Florida. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:1 Revenue potential2 Leadership team3 Brand/product traction4 Competitive landscapeAdditionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of […]