Press Release: Word Systems, LLC Acquires Evertel Technologies

Indianapolis, INAugust 11, 2021 – Word Systems, LLC, an Indianapolis-based technology company serving the public safety, legal courts and child advocacy markets, has announced that it has acquired Evertel Technologies, LLC, a secure and instant communication platform provider focused on law enforcement agencies and first responders.

The acquisition fits into Word System’s strategy to develop and provide cutting edge and best in class technology to allow their public safety and law enforcement clients to operate more effectively and efficiently. Evertel, based in Las Vegas, Nevada, will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Word Systems and retain its brand as well as leadership, sales and development teams. 

“We are extremely excited to add the Evertel team, product line and customer base to the Word Systems technology platform” said Gary Hentschel, CEO of Word Systems. “Evertel’s encrypted communication solution is a perfect fit for our mission to protect and serve those who protect and serve.”

Jeff Halstead, President and Co-Founder of Evertel stated “We have found the ideal partner to assist in our growth and mission to help first responders and law enforcement officers communicate quickly, safely and in compliance with state and federal regulations. Having already successfully piloted client solutions with Word Systems over the past six months, we have built a solid foundation to accelerate the growth of both companies going forward.”

About Word Systems: Word Systems was founded in 1977 and specializes in the development and service of critical audio video recording solutions, using leading hardware technology and innovative, user-friendly software solutions for clients in the US and around the world. Their mission is to help public safety, law enforcement, courts and child advocacy agencies maintain compliance and manage and gather insight from their data to better serve their populations.


Media Contact:

Mitch Thompson
Vice President of Public Safety Solutions