WHAT IS REACT MOBILE™?
React Mobile is a powerful safety app that turns your smartphone into a powerful lifeline. Our app features a “Follow-Me” feature that lets you share your location with friends and family so they can track your whereabouts in real-time and follow you to safety. Perfect for running alone, meeting new clients, keeping track of loved ones or for students walking alone through campus. Whenever you’re concerned for your safety React Mobile keeps you connected to loved ones until you reach a secure location. With React you can let your buddies know where you’re going, how long you’re going to be gone for and you can even include a personalized message. If the time expires on your “Follow-Me” session our app will automatically notify your trusted contacts letting them know that they should check in with you.
In an emergency, slide our app control to the Help Me SOS position to send out a widespread alert containing a link to your GPS location to your emergency contacts letting them know where you are and that you need help. You can optionally post your alerts to Facebook and Twitter to let even more people know that you need help. Whenever a React alert is activate our app automatically dials the local authorities.
React Mobile Co-Founder, Robb Monkman, was inspired to create the mobile safety application after being held at gunpoint during a home invasion while in college several years ago. Wanting to do more for on and off campus safety he created a tool that could be used to silently and discreetly alert a wide network, including the authorities, of an emergency and its location. After testing several beta products in various markets for over a year, the React Mobile safety app was finally launched in March 2013.
Co-Founder & CEO
Leads React’s product development, branding initiatives and sales. Decade+ of marketing and management experience at multiple software start-ups. Served as the Marketing Director for a company specializing in emergency communications software. Experience launching multiple products.
Hardware Product Lead - COO
Leads React’s hardware development and company operations. Highly successful track record helping organizations build the operations side of the business into world-class structures to support growth. 25+ years in the consumer products industry from concept to market. Part of team that created world’s first app-enable game accessory for the iPad.
Co-founder & Director of Technology
Brings over a decade of experience in communications and systems design with the last seven years focused primarily on first responder and public safety markets. He is a member with the IEEE and also holds a number of industry technology certificates from Cisco, Microsoft, and others. His primary responsibility to React Mobile™ is to help oversee our software road map.
Our Board Members
Sprio, Nuance, Jott (sold to Nuance), Microsoft
Expertise: Leadership, strategy,
Microsoft, Discovery Bay Games, M House
Expertise: Consumer retail products, marketing, branding
JBL, Vistage International
Expertise: Consumer retail products, marketing, business development, startups
Half Pops, Jones Soda, PCC
Expertise: Consumer retail products, marketing
Viableware, Tamarac Inc.
Expertise: Serial entrepreneur, software and consumer products
Sprio, Jott, Nuance
Expertise: Software development , start-ups, product
Teaching Channel, CoCo Communications
Expertise: Software, startups, product marketing
Highland Management Group, Keiretsu Forum member
Expertise: Start-ups, consumer women’s products
Expertise: Retail sales, distribution, branding