SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 23, 2014) - AtHoc, Inc., the leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems, today announced the appointment of Major General (Ret.) Jim Nuttall to AtHoc's Strategic Advisory Board. A 40-year veteran of the United States (U.S.) Army and deputy director of the Army National Guard, General Nuttall's experience will help guide AtHoc's efforts to maintain and strengthen its presence at the federal and state agency level, in particular the National Guard. 

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General Nuttall led an esteemed career culminating as deputy director of the Army National Guard and deputy commander of the First U.S. Army, earning the Army Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit Medal, and the Meritorious Service Medal, among many other awards and recognition.

"General Nuttall's counsel and guidance, based on his vast experience, will be of tremendous value as we look for ways to improve the support we provide to the National Guard in both their critical state and federal missions," said Guy Miasnik, CEO of AtHoc. "His insights, as a result of 40 years in the service, will aid our efforts to help ensure the life safety and protection of our country's military personnel here at home and abroad. We are honored by his decision to join our organization and look forward to working with him moving forward."

"Working with AtHoc is an opportunity for me to continue serving my country by helping to protect friends and colleagues that I have known and worked with for the last 40 years of my life," said General Nuttall. "AtHoc is in the business of safety and is very mission-based as a company. Many of AtHoc's employees served in our nation's military, so when they asked me to join their team, I felt very comfortable as it seems like a natural fit. I'm very excited about being able to apply the experience of my military service for the continued benefit of my comrades and their loved ones."

General Nuttall completed a Master of Arts degree in International Relations at Salve Regina University in 1995. He is a 1997 graduate of the United States Army War College and in 2009 he completed the CAPSTONE course at the National Defense University.

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AtHoc is the recognized leader, innovator and trusted partner in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems. AtHoc's products are used for physical security, employee protection, personnel accountability, staff recall and regulatory compliance for military, homeland security, government, healthcare, industrial and commercial organizations.

Millions of end-users worldwide rely on AtHoc's unified notification systems for their emergency alerting and critical communication needs in organizations such as Microsoft, Eastman Chemical, USS-POSCO Industries, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Baylor Scott & White Health, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), UCLA, U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

AtHoc was recently awarded Government Security News' (GSN) award for Best Mass Notification System and has also been recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a leader in its Magic Quadrant for Emergency Mass Notification Services and by IHS Inc. as The Fastest Growing Mass Notification Software Supplier. For more information about AtHoc, please visit