VelocityEHS Demonstrates Simpler Approach to Compliance and Sustainability at NAEM EHS&S Software and Data Management Conference

CHICAGO, March 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VelocityEHS, the leading cloud environment, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability software provider, announced today that its comprehensive EHS management platform will be featured during demonstration events at the National Association for Environmental Management’s (NAEM) 2016 EHS and Sustainability Software and Data Management Conference in Tampa, Florida.

“Today’s EHS and sustainability leaders face complex challenges trying to balance the needs of employees and the environment with the demands of business. We designed the VelocityEHS Platform to make their jobs easier by simplifying risk management and data collection and analysis,” said Glenn Trout, president and CEO of VelocityEHS. “We are honored to be a part of NAEM and provide our key learnings to its members at this year’s EHS and Sustainability Software and Data Management Conference.”

VelocityEHS will be featured in two presentations at this year’s event:

  • Tuesday, March 15 from 1:15-2:30 p.m. – Selin Jessani, VelocityEHS learning & development manager, will outline steps companies can take to create an environment that fosters employee engagement and user involvement in a breakout session entitled, “Ways to Facilitate User Engagement.”
  • Wednesday, March 16 from 10-10:45 a.m. – Erika Strand, associate EHS program manager at Kohler Company will provide a live demonstration of the VelocityEHS Platform with lessons from her company’s implementation. The session will cover incident management, metric data-entry and reports related to sustainability, dashboards, and a Q&A.

“Kohler has achieved a world-class safety culture by implementing initiatives and measures designed to exceed minimum standards,” said Strand. “VelocityEHS plays a key role in our EHS success by easing the burden of gathering, analyzing and distributing data in real-time. This has allowed us to gain better control of our reporting and tracking of recordable incidents and sustainability metrics across six continents.”

Visit Booth #101 or go to to learn why more than 11,000 customers and 8 million users worldwide trust VelocityEHS to help them reach their EHS goals faster.

The annual NAEM software conference brings together corporate leaders and solution providers to discuss the increasingly central role data management plays in today’s EHS and sustainability programs. For more information, visit

About VelocityEHS
As the largest dedicated EHS software solutions provider in the market, more than 8 million users worldwide from virtually every industry trust VelocityEHS and its solutions to improve EHS performance. Its unparalleled customer support and easily accessible platform delivers relevant cloud solutions that help customers reach their EHS, sustainability and risk management goals faster. The company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with locations in Canada, the UK and Australia. For more information, visit VelocityEHS is an Actua (Nasdaq:ACTA) company.

Media Contacts VelocityEHS Betsy Utley-Marin 312.881.2307 Actua Corporation Karen Greene 610.727.6900

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