Vote Christien Ducker
Safety Management Systems
FOUNDER & CEO
SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS INC. (SMS360)
City/Town where Organization Located
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Company/organization description (<500 characters)
SMS360 is a preemptive, Operational Risk Management platform – offering a web and mobile tool set that provide businesses of any size to:
Record the Risk / Identify the Cause / Report the Outcome / Analyze the Data / Adjust the Processes/
Eliminate the Risk.
Thereby protecting workers and businesses in the most exposed areas. The Environmental Health and Safety platform is critical for OSHA/DOT/EPA regulatory reporting. The platform is modularized and provides the right size of software support for any size of business…supporting their business processes in a cost-effective manner.
Tell us about the entrepreneurial milestones you accomplished in 2019 (<500 characters) e.g., patents received, growth rate, and successful MVP, trial, or exit, etc…
Since 2017 we have doubled our revenue annually. Only missing our internal goal of $1M by a mere $50,000! In 2019 we launched Fleet360 … to add DOT and Fleet compliance to our Toolset. Mobile offline/online field applications to help companies improve safety in the field and on the road, h. EPA focused modules, sponsored by a large alternative energy company are currently in design. SMS has evolved from an OSHA based compliance software, to a comprehensive software and services company .. helping companies to manage their Fleet and Safety compliance through one system.
What type of entrepreneur are you? Scaling Company: regional, national, or global business focus and greater than $1,000,000 in revenue in 2019; Scalable Venture: regional, national, or global business focus and less than $1,000,000 in revenue in 2019; Main Street: local business focus;Social Good: social enterprise or nonprofit focus
Scaling Global Business
Student entrepreneur: Are you a student and younger than 25 as of December 31, 2019? YES or NO
What CT entrepreneur ecosystem resources (spaces, programs, events, schools, etc.) have helped you succeed? (<500 characters)
Million Cups (Stamford), CT Next,
What people are saying about Christien Ducker ...
I am submitting this nomination for the judged category in scaling ventures not the popularity contest. Christien is founder and CEO of Safety Management Systems in Norwalk CT a leading provider of compliance systems for SMBs . The company doubled it revenues last year landing Bridgestone Tires and the dominant overnight package delivery firm in the world (cannot be named) . The systems are SaaS based but the state, banks and SBA discriminate against industrial ventures : she pr3eservered through 18 months and finally got a credit line to sustain the firms growth Brenda Lewis