Rave Mobile Safety is an American software company founded in New York City in 2004, and currently based in Framingham, Massachusetts. The company provides a suite of software applications for safety. Investors include Bain Capital Ventures, Sigma Partners, and RRE Ventures.
,The company claims 1,400 higher education institutions and 9-1-1 centers in 42 U.S. states as customers, with over 50 million individuals protected.
,Initially the company was focused primarily on higher education institutes and offered customized mobile phone services and associated services. Their first customer was Montclair State University in NJ, which won the Jeanne Clery Campus Safety award for their implementation of the Rave Guardian product. The company moved into solely focusing on safety applications and now claims over 1,400 higher education institutions now use their emergency notification system and/or mobile safety apps.
,In 2015, the company announced a new product, Rave Panic Button, which was launched in Everett Schools, in Snohomish County, Washington. Schools across both Nassau and Suffolk Counties in NY have used it.
,In 2017, the company expanded into Canada, acquiring ERMS, a Canadian emergency notification provider.