Richmond, Va. – First Arriving, a leader in providing technology and marketing services for the public safety and local government sector, today announced that it will serve as the administrative services provider for the Fire and Emergency Manufacturers and Services Association (FEMSA). The role includes supporting the organization’s meetings and events, communications and marketing, financial reporting, membership management and general administrative support.
Since 2018, First Arriving’s team has managed FEMSA’s social media, blog, newsletters, websites and conference marketing.
As a FEMSA member, First Arriving has also partnered with several member companies to execute their marketing efforts as well as supporting hundreds of fire departments, industry nonprofits and related companies across the country. In its new role, the First Arriving team will remain committed to providing a robust suite of solutions that serve existing FEMSA members and support the association through continued growth.
“We are very excited to have First Arriving taking an expanded role with FEMSA. This gives us a lot of stability and flexibility for future growth, by leveraging a team of professional managers,” said James Long, President, Fire and Emergency Manufacturers and Services Association. “It’s a perfect fit to have a resource like First Arriving that is passionate about serving the firefighting community and does so with a modern approach.”
“We understand the unique challenges of businesses in this industry,” said Dave Iannone, CEO, First Arriving. “We look forward to collaborating with FEMSA’s leadership to serve and grow the organization, streamline its operations, enhance back office technology and create new initiatives and products to enhance the value for members.”
Nicole Newville will serve as the lead Administrator for FEMSA, supported by First Arriving’s team of marketers, webmasters and office support staff.