Veteran Agency Hosts Pilot Tele-Townhall® Event
September 30, 2015 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News(September 30, 2015) Washington, D.C. – Reaching out to over 25,000 veterans Thursday evening the VA Center of Ann Arbor achieved unprecedented outreach during its first ever live Tele-Town Hall® event. Participation for this event exceeded expectations with Average Veteran Participation just shy of 10 minutes per participant. Over the span of the hour long event, 4,651 different veterans participated. The event concluded with approximately 480 veterans still on the line.
"Using telephone town hall technology for veteran outreach is a great use of the technology, it cost effectively utilizes VA Center resources and most importantly benefits the veterans who no longer need to drive long distances to learn about benefits available to them," stated Johnny Craig, Business Development & Account Manager for Tele-Town Hall®. Over the last several months, Mr. Craig has worked with the VA Center of Ann Arbor to help them prepare for their Tele-Town Hall® event. "This has been a great project, working with the center, which has enabled the development of an outreach plan that can easily adopted by other VA Centers throughout the country," said Craig.
Tele-Town Hall® is able to provide telephone town hall events to government agencies as a registered vendor for the Federal Government (via SAM, System for Award Management).
About Tele-Town Hall LLC®
Tele-Town Hall, LLC® is the inventor and the leading provider of telephone town hall events. Tele-Town Hall events are the culmination of our nearly two decades of planning and testing to create an unparalleled breakthrough in LIVE, person-to-person communications. We currently provide thousands of elected officials, political candidates, non-profit organizations, associations, and businesses with one of the most convenient and cost-effective means of mass personal communications.
Tele-Town Hall® has developed patented technology that allows users to connect live with thousands – and now millions of households – in a single Tele-Town Hall event through an interactive town hall meeting conducted over the telephone at the touch of a button. Audience members are invited to participate in an open discussion forum, pose questions LIVE to the Speaker, and respond in real-time to polling questions without having to leave the comfort of their own homes. For more information, visit www.teletownhall.com.