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Social Media Responder 2009 #SMR2009

Voting is now open in the contest for the social media responder of 2009. The six finalists are people, organizations, and projects that are using social media to effectively accomplish their mission. The finalists were chosen by a panel of judges from more than thirty nominees. In addition to voting make sure you take a few minutes to view the great work each of the finalists is doing with social media tools. Truly inspirational.

The finalists are:

  • Montgomery County Fire and Rescue
  • Charlotte Fire Department
  • Chronicles of EMS
  • Los Angeles Fire Department
  • Eric Neitzel
  • Bellevue Police Department

Go Vote! You can cast one vote per day between now and December 29, 2009.

Social Media Responder 2009 is sponsored by Depiction:

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.