The VINE Blog

How VINE helped a survivor find peace of mind

In 2011, Anna Nasset was living what she calls her “best life.” After purchasing an art gallery in Washington State four years earlier with just $200 in her bank account, Anna put her business plan to work. Before long, she was at the forefront of.

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Get to Know Your Customers: California VINE Program Manager

CALIFORNIA VINE PROGRAM MANAGER CARMEN GREEN “Get to Know Your Customers Day” is observed on the third Thursday of each quarter. Appriss likes to use these days as opportunities to learn a little bit more about our customers, and to help show what.

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Twenty-five Years Later: CEO Mike Davis on the humble beginnings of VINE

On December 6, 1994, aspiring entrepreneur Mike Davis unveiled VINE—the nation’s first automated victim notification service—at a press conference in his hometown of Louisville, KY. Davis and his business partner, Yung Nguyen, developed VINE (and.

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The Good Robocall: When a “Scam” is Not a Scam

You’re busy moving through the day when your cell phone rings. You look to find it’s yet another call from “Scam Likely,” so you ignore it. You, like millions of other Americans who receive what feels like a never-ending stream of disrupting.

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Honoring 25 Years of VINE: The Invaluable Element of Human Connection

Throughout its 25 years, Appriss has prided itself on attracting, recruiting, and retaining highly talented, motivated, and impassioned individuals from across the country and empowering them to succeed.

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Get to Know Your Customers: Colorado VINE Program Manager

COLORADO VINE PROGRAM MANAGER ANTHONY ANTUNA “Get to Know Your Customers Day” is observed on the third Thursday of each quarter. Appriss would like to take this opportunity to learn a little bit more about our customers, and to spotlight just how.

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Trends in Domestic Violence-Related Recidivism: A Nevada Case Study

Domestic violence is a significant societal problem affecting the mental, emotional, and physical well-being of millions of Americans each year. In addition to the impact on victims, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that costs.

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From the Field: Lessons in Service and Leadership

My name is Lalla O’Bryan, and I am the Vice President of Victim Services at Appriss Safety. I have had the privilege of serving in this role for the last 11 years of the company’s 25-year history.

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Get to Know Your Customers: Missouri VINE Program Manager

“Get to Know Your Customers Day” is observed on the third Thursday of each quarter. Appriss would like to take this opportunity to learn a little bit more about our customers, and to spotlight just how wonderful they are.

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Knowledge. Power. Choice.

There are moments when I get stuck in the oddness of it all.  My mind drifts back to how my life was altered by a stranger and how my livelihood, freedom, and sense of security were slowly stripped away.

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California Sheriff’s Office Honored for Excellence in Victim Services

NSA SELECTS SAN FRANCISCO SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT TO RECEIVE APPRISS SAFETY-SPONSORED CRIME VICTIM SERVICES AWARD The National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) named the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department (SFSD) the 2019 recipient of its Crime Victim.

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