BURLINGTON, Mass .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 11, 2021–
, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the world’s leading provider of critical events management (), today announced that Josh Harris, co-founder of Apollo Global Management and founder of Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE), which both owns the Philadelphia 76ers and the New Jersey Devils will speak on business resilience and citizenship in a post-pandemic world at their virtual leadership summit May 26-27.
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Josh Harris, Co-Founder of Apollo Global Management, speaks at Everbridge COVID-19: Road to Recovery Executive Summit May 26-27, 2021 (Photo: Business Wire)
The two-day symposium features keynote addresses from world leaders, including former industry icons, as well as discussions with C-level executives from Lululemon, Philips Domestic Appliances, Salesforce.com, and many other industry and global corporate markets.
Josh Harris co-founded Apollo Global Management thirty years ago, which became the second largest alternative and largest credit manager with $ 460 billion in assets under management. He is also the founder of Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, a company founded to accelerate community growth and explore strategic investment opportunities in sports, entertainment and media. Within the broad HBSE portfolio, Josh is Managing Partner of the Philadelphia 76ers and the New Jersey Devils. Josh also serves as General Partner of Crystal Palace Football Club in the Premier League and is the minority owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL.
In addition to his business interests, Josh remains deeply involved in his Harris Philanthropies family foundation. The foundation, which he established with his wife Marjorie in 2014, enables community development through equitable and inclusive investments in youth programs, education and improved wellbeing. On her nonprofit platform, Harris Philanthropies has become one of the biggest supporters of after-school exercise programs. He helped 15,000 youth annually in Philadelphia, New Jersey, and New York, and helped approximately 100,000 youth across the country annually. Josh also serves on the board of directors of Mount Sinai Medical Center, Harvard Business School, the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, the NBA, and the NHL. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an economics degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business with a BS in Economics.
“We are honored to be supported by Josh Harris, a global leader in investment, philanthropy and professional sports, at the Everbridge Spring COVID-19: Road to Recovery Symposium,” said David Meredith, Everbridge chief executive officer. “Even in the best of times, leaders know they need to adapt their approach to an ever-changing world. However, the pandemic offered a new type of test for executives and entrepreneurs. We look forward to Josh’s insights into leadership in times of crisis. “
In addition to Josh Harris, panels of the leading Major League (MLB) baseball players, Arsenal Football Club and those in charge of the Dutch Olympic Committee will also be represented at the Everbridge Symposium to provide insights. Senior sports executives will address business resilience and recovery, including restoring revenue streams from a safer return of athletes, performers, fans and employees to major venues.
The Everbridge Symposium’s multi-year series provides a valuable forum for world leaders to share best practices on protecting people and businesses. Reduce and increase revenue; Increase in business failure safety; and mitigate potential threats such as IT outages, cyber attacks, natural disasters and many other critical events. Speakers and participants represent all areas of society, from business and government to community organizations and interest groups to science, medicine, transport, sports and entertainment, and science.
Last year, Anthony Fauci, Scott Gottlieb, Dr. Keynote speakers are Sanjay Gupta, US General Colin L. Powell (USA) and Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson. The COVID-19: Road to Recovery (R2R) virtual leadership summit was attended by more than 40,000 participants, including government officials, health professionals and executives from 150 countries, as well as participants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mayo Clinic, Goldman Sachs, Fannie Mae, Ford Motor Company, Humana, IBM, and others.
To register for Everbridge Spring 2021 COVID-19 R2R: The Road to Recovery Symposium,.
(NASDAQ: EVBG) is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate business response to critical events to help keep people safe and organizations running. In the event of threats to public safety such as situations involving active shooters, terrorist attacks or storms as well as critical business events such as IT failures, cyber attacks or other incidents such as product recalls or interruptions in the supply chain, more than 5,600 customers worldwide rely on the Die Critical Event Management Platform des Company enables the fast and reliable aggregation and assessment of threat data, the localization of people at risk and emergency services who can provide support, the automation of predefined communication processes through the secure provision of over 100 different communication modalities and the tracking of the progress in the execution of response plans. Everbridge serves 8 of the 10 largest US cities, 9 of the 10 largest US investment banks, 47 of the 50 busiest North American airports, 9 of the 10 largest global consulting firms, 8 of the 10 largest global automakers, and 9 of the 10 largest US healthcare providers 7 of the 10 largest technology companies in the world. Everbridge is based in Boston with additional offices in 20 cities around the world. For more information, visit
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