Bound Tree UniversitySAN FRANCISCO – The Praetorian Group, Inc., the leading online media company in the public safety market, was recently selected to present as a finalist in the 11th annual Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) Information Industry Summit Previews competition.

Each year, the SIIA holds a Summit that brings together an audience of senior executives to address important strategic issues and provide networking opportunities. This year’s theme was “Buyers & Suppliers Take Control,” taking a close look at collaboration trends and the evolving relationships between partners, customers and suppliers.

Praetorian’s Vice President of Corporate Development, Robert Dippell, presented in the finals of the SIIA Information Industry Summit Previews competition, which provides early-access to innovative B2B content companies and content-technology companies. Competitors were put through three rounds of in-depth interviews before being invited to present in New York City. At the competition, each company was given 5 minutes to tell their story in front of a room of 300 C-level executives and potential investors.

“It’s an honor to have been chosen as a finalist for the Previews competition among such a prestigious list of companies,” Dippell said. “I’m proud to share Praetorian’s story with others in the B2B space and network with those who really understand the importance of what we are achieving through technology.”

Other Previews finalists included BestVendor, Crowd Fusion, First Stop Health, Narrative Science and Reportlinker.

Praetorian Group’s entire presentation can be viewed here.

About Praetorian Group
The Praetorian Group is the leading online media and technology company in the public safety market. Our properties are visited by more than 2.1 million first responders and public safety professionals every month. Praetorian owns and operates,, and, as well as online video communities,, and We are deeply committed to providing resources and cutting edge information that help first responders stay safer, become better informed and more effectively protect their communities.

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About SIIA

The Software & Information Industry Association is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to the leading companies that are setting the pace for the digital age.