GOSHEN, N.Y. (June 7, 2018) – Focus Media, a strategic full-service marketing, public relations and advertising agency based in New York’s Hudson Valley region, today announced it has been chosen as the strategic communications and public relations agency of record by Mobile Life Support Services, the largest emergency service provider in the Hudson Valley, second only to the New York State Police.
“We are excited to begin this partnership with Mobile Life and to promote the life-saving efforts carried out by the company’s team every day,” said Focus Media President and CEO Josh Sommers. “Mobile Life is a vital part of the communities it serves and Focus Media is grateful for the opportunity to spread the word about our local heroes.”
Mobile Life is the designated 911-EMS Agency for more than a dozen municipalities in the Hudson Valley, including Newburgh, Middletown, Kingston and Poughkeepsie. The company also provides inter-hospital ambulance transfer service to most of the 14 hospitals in its service region.
Mobile Life is dedicated to maintaining exceptional response times and continually introduces innovative technology that allows its EMT and Paramedic professionals to provide the best service and care to the communities they serve. Every Mobile Life emergency response unit is equipped with GPS tracking and Automatic Vehicle Locators (AVL) that feed data into a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system to ensure that the closest available unit is dispatched to the call location.
“Working with Focus Media provides Mobile Life with countless opportunities to highlight the incredible team of more than 480 EMTs, Paramedics and support staff who compose our organization,” said Mobile Life Support Services President and CEO Scott Woebse. “When we decided to hire an agency to help us with our marketing and public relations efforts, Focus Media’s expertise and recognition in the region made them a clear choice for the job.”
An established company with global clients and influence, Focus Media represents companies and brands that are at the top echelons of retail, entertainment, tourism and economic development, among other industries. By adding Mobile Life Support Services, Focus Media continues to expand its portfolio of clients that include Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, Aurochemicals, HYTORC, LCS Facility Group, The Kartrite Hotel and Waterpark, Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation, Orange Regional Medical Center, RSR Corporation and Orange County N.Y. Tourism.
About Mobile Life Support Services, Inc.
Mobile Life Support Services, Inc. is a New York State Certified Advanced Life Support paramedic ambulance company that provides emergency services to communities and healthcare facilities throughout the Hudson Valley Region of New York State, including the counties of Orange, Rockland, Ulster, Dutchess and Westchester. Founded in 1981 by Rick and Gayle Metzger, Mobile Life is composed of more than 480 EMS professionals across the region and operates a fleet of more than 60 ambulances and 24 stations. With a collective population of more than 1,000,000 residents, Mobile Life handles approximately 100,000 calls per year. For more information, visit www.mobilelife.com.
About Focus Media
Focus Media, Inc. is an award-winning, full-service public relations and marketing firm specializing in market research, branding, design, collateral development, TV and radio production, media planning and placement. Since launching the company in 2002, President and CEO Josh Sommers has assembled a talented team of knowledgeable marketing experts, public relations strategists and acclaimed graphic designers that have made Focus Media a preeminent advertising agency known for its creativity, innovation and cutting-edge marketing strategies. For more information, visit www.focusmediausa.com.