HISD (Texas) - Project Press Release - RESPONSEnet system chosen after National Competition

Hidalgo Independent School District (TX) selects RESPONSEnet Tactical Mapping - Notification - Reporting solution after National Competition


Hidalgo, Texas - 2008

After a national competition, the Hidalgo Independent School District selected the RESPONSEnet solution to protect their student population and empower their first responder agencies.

VES designed, developed and executed a web based, emergency training & response system implementation for the Hidalgo Independent School District that is comprised of 12 facilities. In 2007, Hidalgo celebrated the National Recognition and Academic Excellence for Hidalgo Early College High School at Hidalgo ISD. The Gold Medal Award granted by U.S. News and World Report magazine placed Hidalgo 11th over the more than 18,000 public schools in America.

Virtual Emergency Services, LLC (VES), a Michigan company, was founded in 2003 and is a national provider of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness products, including the RESPONSEnet™ Emergency Mapping Database System. With corporate offices in Wyandotte, Michigan, VES has quickly grown under the leadership of two key officers, providing employment to 10 residents of southeast Michigan and Indiana. VES was established with private investment funds. VES is wholly owned by the managing members and investment partners of the LLC. VES currently maintains no debt and is not involved in any litigation of any sort.

For more information, see the VES website at or call 877-2-VESLLC