Launched in 2001, Groupcall provides communication and data solutions to the education, public and private sectors. Groupcall is one of the education sector market leaders with its parental communication system, Groupcall Messenger, which is currently used in more than 2,500 schools throughout the UK and Europe. Co-founded by Sir Bob Geldof, Groupcall was initially created to improve general and emergency communication between a school and its parents. Groupcall’s product portfolio comprises Messenger, Xporter, Alert and Emerge. Messenger has proven to successfully reduce unauthorised absences in schools, as well as improve parental engagement and lower costs.
In 2006 Groupcall was the winner of the Daily Telegraph’s Trailblazers Award Scheme as the UK’s leading business in the ‘life of assistance’ sector along. It also won the ICT Company of the Year Award at BETT 2012 and the Leadership and Management Award for their Messenger product at BETT 2013.