Derek Newsome has been on Agility Recovery's operations team for over a decade. He's recovered businesses from everything imaginable in that time and currently leads our Las Vegas testing and distribution facility. We interviewed him to learn more about him and his experience at Agility Recovery.
When the unexpected strikes. call us. Our team delivered physical resources to six customers in July. From generators to restroom facilities, these resources helped businesses across the country stay open and defy downtime.
Throughout the month, we deployed recovery resources (declare) 6 times and were placed on standby (alert) 14 times. In the course of handling declares, our Operations Team distributed recovery resources to 6 different states in response to both planned and weather-related business interruptions.
The first quarter of 2018 brought a number of unique incidents and significant weather events causing business interruptions for our customers. Throughout the first three months of the year, our Operations Team responded to 112 separate business interruptions, of which 27 required us to deploy recovery resources (declares). These 112 events took place across 28 U.S. states and Canadian Territories.
Agility Recovery was recently interviewed by The Green Sheet - Delivering More Than Payments Amid Disaster. Read the full article on lessons learned from recent disaster events for payment processors and credit transaction companies.
In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, two Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce members stepped up for their teams, customers and the communities affected. Find out how they gave back – and how your business can be better prepared.