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ePACT Network Ltd.

ePACT is essentially a “LinkedIn for emergencies” better connecting and protecting families, organizations and communities in any crisis, large or small

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location North Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 12
  • Website

Company Summary

NAmerican organizations request families' emergency information +900M times each year - most using paper forms. ePACT replaces antiquated processes, reducing risks, increasing connectivity and improving support across communities. ePACT is free for families, who create their single emergency record, then connect and share it with relatives, friends and organizations. Organizations pay to connect to members, share data and communicate via ePACT.


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    Christine Sommers
    Co-Founder & CEO

    +15 yrs web strategy, usability and creative management, leading teams in marcom and technology (e.g. TELUS, HSBC, Mercedes Benz, Best Buy, BC Government 2010 Olympics Secretariat, including marketing and web programs for 2008 Beijing Summer and 2010 Olympic Games). Ran web consulting firm providing strategic direction and program management (e.g. Vancouver Olympic Organizing Committee, 2010 Transportation Partners, Rogers Communications, Shaw).

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    Kirsten Koppang Telford
    Co-Founder, COO & President

    Technology strategist & entrepreneur +15 yrs web strategies for private and public organizations. Pioneer in Vancouver’s Internet industry: 1999 started ideaPARK Communications (web marcom strategies for startups & brands), then Cogency Communications applying dotcom learnings to corporations, governments & not-for-profits. Web agency for TransLink (including eRevolution digital strategy & 2010 Olympics sustainable transportation program)