In the News

From prestigious awards to thought-leader pieces in national media outlets, Medical Guardian is making a splash in the PERS industry.


In the News

5 Reasons to Get Your Employees Volunteering – and 3 Ways to Get Started

Medical Guardian's HR Director, Liz Taylor, on corporate social responsibility and how to create a culture of giving within the workplace. Read more...

The Future is Now: "A medical alert wearable smartwatch to keep older adults safe"

Our Founder & CEO, Geoff Gross, shares his background, entrepreneurial advice, and technological breakthroughs Medical Guardian continues to design and develop. Read more...

36 HR Pros & Business Leaders Share Ideas for Creating Company Culture to Attract Top Talent

Medical Guardian's HR Director shared her insight on creating a company culture that attracts hardworking, passionate individuals. Read more...

17+ Christmas Gift Ideas For Your Grandma

Medical Guardian's wearable medical alert watch, Freedom Guardian, was featured as a perfect gift for grandma. Read more...

Business Owners Share the Best and Worst Advice They've Received

Medical Guardian Founder & CEO Geoff Gross shares advice he's received in business over the years, as well as his own advice for entrepreneurs. Read more...

Help! I've fallen and I need a smart watch!

Marketplace reached out to Medical Guardian to hear our thoughts on Apple's newest feature, as many believe it could disrupt the PERS and medical alert industry. Read more...

Wendy McHaney: Personal Emergency Response Systems now more discreet

This article shares the evolution of the medical alert industry since the early 1990's. Read more...

Technology Meets Lifestyle with New Generation of Wearables

Learn how technology is keeping up with the "new" senior, as PERS have come a long way since they first hit the market in the mid-1970s. Read more...

3 Steps to Improve Your Company's Culture— At No Cost

Medical Guardian Founder & CEO Geoff Gross shares his insight on how to improve a company's culture. Read more...

Philadelphia Style Presents Philadelphia Power Player: Geoff Gross

Medical Guardian Founder & CEO Geoff Gross has been featured in Philadelphia Style's Magazine as a leader in the Philadelphia area. Read more...

8 Ways to Make Your Website More User Friendly

Medical Guardian has been recognized as an example of a user-friendly website for providing in-depth information. Read more...

Medical Guardian Expands Leadership Team, Hires Sunil Vulli as Chief Technology Officer

Medical Guardian announced that Sunil Vulli has joined the company's leadership team as its first Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this role, Sunil will lead the overall administration of company technology, including IT strategy, corporate objectives and day-to-day operation support. Read more...

Philly-based Medical Guardian targets "massive" market among elderly for personal alarms

Changing the perception of medical alert devices, Medical Guardian aims to launch new Freedom Guardian smartwatch in Q2. Read more...

Medical Guardian to Debut Next Generation Medical Alert Technology at 2018 Consumer Electronics Show

PERS leader introduces sophisticated wearable medical alert device to empower older adults to live life without limits. Read more...

Social Capital interview with Geoff Gross of Medical Guardian

"My business philosophy has always been based on four concepts: Surround myself with the best people at every position, work with a sense of urgency, stick to simple ideas, and embrace change." Read more...

Medical Guardian CEO wants to change perception of medic alert systems

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross discusses how advancing technology in the PERS industry helps older adults nationwide live life the way they want to. Read more...

Consumer Electronics: The Future Is Now

On track to reach $2.9 trillion by 2020, the global consumer electronics market is flourishing right along with the technological advancements that support it. Read more...

Advancing Technology, Advancing Quality of Life

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross discusses how advancing technology in the PERS industry helps older adults nationwide live life the way they want to. Read more...

Diploma to Paycheck: Job Search Tips for New Grads

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross provides tips for recent graduates on applying for jobs. Read more...

Family Guardian Brings Peace of Mind to Caregivers

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross discusses how the newly-unveiled Family Guardian is transforming the PERS industry in a HomeCare Magazine feature. Read more...

Philadelphia CEO: How to Engage and Retain Your Millennial Workforce

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross provides 5 tips to employers on how to motivate millennial employees in a Philadelphia Business Journal article. Read more...

Medical Guardian Hosts Annual Holiday Party ? Decor by Val Sings Events

Celebrating the accomplishments of 2016, Medical Guardian hosted its annual celebration at the Tendenza. Read more...

Introducing the 2016 Most Admired CEOs

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross was named one of the Most Admired CEOs by the Philadelphia Business Journal. Read more...

Affiliated Monitoring's Catalyst Conference Talks High-Level Sales & Marketing in PERS Industry

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross presented at the Catalyst ?16 conference to discuss the importance of company culture and strategy in the PERS industry. Read more...

The Modern Evolution of Aging-in-Place

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross explains how technology is transforming the PERS industry in HomeCare Magazine. Read more...

Cool Offices: Medical Guardian

Philadelphia Business Journal highlights Medical Guardian, where employees enjoy an open workspace and trendy furniture in center city, Philadelphia. Read more...

5 Ways to Effectively Market to Baby Boomers

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross gives expert advice on communicating with the Baby Boomer generation in Entrepreneur. Read more...

Want happy customers? Satisfy your employees

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross explains the importance of investing time with employees in USA today. Read more...

10 CEOs Offer Their Best Advice For Turning Mistakes Into Learning Opportunities

Medical Guardian CEO Goff Gross explains in Forbes that CEOs need to own their mistakes. Read more...

A Video Conversation with Geoff Gross, CEO and Founder of Medical Guardian

In this three-part video series, Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross explains how he started the company and insights into the company's future. Read more...

Bridging the Generation Gap

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross speaks with Philly Biz about catering to millennials in the workplace. Read more...

Holiday Parties: Medical Guardian Hosts their Annual Soiree at Union Trust

A highly-anticipated event among employees, the end-of-year party features food, dancing, and awards. Read more...

Mobile Medical Alert Systems Can Help When You're Away From Home

Portable medical alert devices, like the ones provided by Medical Guardian, provided protection both at home and on-the-go. Read more...

Millennials successfully selling medical-alert devices for seniors

While 80 is the average age of those using medical alert devices, the average age of a Medical Guardian employee is 31. Read more...

3 tips for earning respect as a young entrepreneur

CEO Geoff Gross offers expert advice to young entrepreneurs based on his own experience starting Medical Guardian at the age of 25. Read more...

6 Smart Ways to Make a Home Safer for Seniors

Adding safety features to a home enables older adults to live comfortably in their own home. Read more...

Mobile Meets Home Care

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross discusses in HomeCare Magazine how mPERS solutions are transforming the role of caregivers. Read more...

Best Medical Alert Systems

Medical Guardian is listed as the top medical alert system by Live Science. Read more...

Essence Care@Home PERS for Medical Guardian's Monitoring Service

By partnering with Essence, Medical Guardian secures its plans to launch an in-home health and activity monitoring service for older adults. Read more...

Advanced Medical Alert Systems Now Offer GPS, Fall Detection

The Associated Press explains how Medical alert systems, like those offered by Medical Guardian, have come a long way due to advances in technology. Read more...

One CEO has Figured Out a Way to Get Millennials Excited About Coming to Work

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross finds unique ways to motivate employees. Read more...

Carol Brady Is The New Face of Philly-based Medical Alert Company

Florence Henderson is now the official spokesperson for Medical Guardian. Read more...

Florence Henderson Has A New Job in Philadelphia

America's favorite TV mom has become the spokesperson for Medical Guardian. Read more...

"Brady Bunch" Mom is a Philadelphia Medical Alert Device Company's New Spokeswoman

As the spokesperson for Medical Guardian, Florence Henderson will appear on the company's website, advertisements, and videos. Read more...

Inc. Magazine: Meet the 10 Companies Proving Why It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia

Medical Guardian is the fifth fastest-growing company in Philadelphia. Read more...

Living Alone: A Guide to Medical Alert Systems

Medical alert system company, like Medical Guardian, are key in enabling older adults to age in place. Read more...

States Are Working to Keep Seniors on Their Feet

Nation Swell sources Communications Manager Hilary Young to discuss the reality of dangerous falls among older adults. Read more...

6 Secrets of Marketing to Seniors

Medical Guardian's social strategy was discussed in CEO Blog Nation's article as a prime example of building a relationship with older adults. Read more...

Newsmakers of the Week: Geoff Gross

The Jewish Exponent lists Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross in their Newsmaker of the Week series. Read more...

The Consequences of Mismanaged Diabetes

Medical Guardian Communications Manager Hilary Young outlines essential wellness tips for diabetics. Read more...

Must Try Wearable Tech Products for People with Disabilities

Medical Guardian Communications Manager Hilary Young explains the benefits of personal emergency response systems for people of all ages on The Mobile Resource. Read more...

CareerBliss.com: 11 Worst Resume Bullet Points

Emily Rickel was one of the HR directors who contributed to this article on CareerBliss.com. Read more...

Great New Sport for Baby Boomers: Pickleball

Medical Guardian Communications Manager Hilary Young discusses the rising popularity of pickleball among older adults on RetirementHomes.com. Read more...

Medical Guardian Launches Health and Wellness Blog for Seniors Citizens and Caregivers

Medical Guardian's blog serves as a resource for older adults and caregivers alike looking to maintain their health as they age. Read more...

He's Bringing In Alarming Revenues

The Philadelphia Inquirer interviews Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross on the success and future of the company. Read more...

Medical Guardian Launches Spanish Language Website

Medical Guardian's PrimeroAlertaMedica.com is catered to one of the fastest-growing demographics in the nation. Read more...


Press Releases

Medical Guardian Recognized as a 2018 National Winner for The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For Program

Medical Guardian is being honored as a Best and Brightest company by the National Association for Business Resources. Read more...

Geoff Gross, Founder & CEO, Medical Guardian to Speak at CONNECTIONS™ Summit During CES 2019

Gross will participate in an expert panel discussion called Independent Living: Serving Consumers at Home. Read more...

Eric Kligman Joins Medical Guardian Leadership Team as Director of Customer Care

Medical Guardian has hired a new Director of Customer Care to lead approximately 65 in-house Customer Care Specialists. Read more...

Medical Guardian Hires Mark Leighton as Vice President of Business Development

Acting as Vice President of Business Development and Chief Operating Officer, Mark Leighton is responsible for fueling Medical Guardian's growth. Read more...

Medical Guardian Launches Family Guardian to Monitor Senior Safety from Any Device

The first of its kind in the PERS industry, Family Guardian is an advanced, in-home system enabling caregivers to monitor loved ones? health and activity from anywhere. Read more...

Medical Guardian Expands Leadership Team; Hires Vice President of Sales

The former vice president of sales at Nutrisystem, Inc., Robert Smedley, joins the Medical Guardian team. Read more...

Geoff Gross, Discusses the Role of Mobile Emergency Response Systems in At-Home Care

In an interview with Healthcare Innovation News, Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross explains how mPERS are transforming the industry. Read more...

Florence Henderson Named New Medical Guardian Spokesperson

Partnering with Medical Guardian, Florence Henderson will help older adults age safely and comfortably in their own home. Read more...

Medical Guardian Goes Fully Digital with eOriginal and DocuSign

With this advancement, Medical Guardian customers can now easily review and sign agreements on any device. Read more...

Medical Guardian Gives Back for National Senior Citizens Day

In honor of Nationa Senior Citizens Day, the Medical Guardian team helped those older adults in need living in the Philadelphia region. Read more...

Medical Guardian Launches New Product Line with Fall Detection Technology

To provide customers with even more safety in the home, Medical Guardian launches new products equipped with fall detection. Read more...

Mayor of Philadelphia Joins Medical Guardian for Grand Opening of New Space

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter joined Medical Guardian to celebrate their newly-renovated space in center city. Read more...

New Caregiver Resource Series on Medical Guardian

To assist the 75 million caregivers nationwide, Medical Guardian's blog now has a Caregiving category filled with expert advice. Read more...

Medical Guardian Provides Thanksgiving Meals to Seniors in Need

Guardian Angel, Medical Guardian's non-profit arm, organized a volunteer event to serve older adults in the Philadelphia region a Thanksgiving meal. Read more...


Accolades

Medical Guardian Named 2019 Consumer's Choice Award Recipient

Best Company named Medical Guardian 2019 Consumer's Choice Award recipient in Medical Alerts. Read more...

Medical Guardian Named Best Medical Alert System for Premium Features by Caring.com

Caring.com, the nation's most visited website for senior living reviews, has named Medical Guardian to its list of top medical alert systems. Read more...

Philadelphia 100: Fastest Growing Companies

Medical Guardian made its fifth appearance on the Philadelphia 100, which recognizes the 100 fastest growing, privately-held companies in the region. Read more...

The Soaring 76 is here. Meet the fastest-growing companies in Greater Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Business Journal ranked Medical Guardian #7 among 76 of Philadelphia's fastest-growing companies. Read more...

Inc. Magazine Recognizes Medical Guardian In Its 37th Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000

For the sixth consecutive year in a row, Medical Guardian is ranked on the Inc. 5000 list, ranking no. 2,681 with three-year revenue growth of 156%. Read more...

Philadelphia Business Journal: 2018 Best Places to Work

Medical Guardian has been recognized as a Best Places to Work by the Philadelphia Business Journal. Read more...

Medical Guardian Wins Today's Caregiver Magazine's 2018 Caregiver Friendly Award

The Caregiver Friendly Awards are designed to celebrate products, services, books and media created with caregiver needs in mind. Read more...

2018 Medtech Insight Awards Finalist: Best Company for Accelerated Growth, Best Technological Innovation, Entrepreneur of the Year

Medical Guardian made the shortlist for three Medtech Insight Awards. Read more...

Medical Guardian Founder & CEO, Geoff Gross, Named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018

Among the 770,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the average Glassdoor CEO approval rating is 69%, while Geoff's CEO approval rating is 97%. Read more...

Mogul Announces the Top 1000 Companies Worldwide for Millennial Women in 2018

Medical Guardian has been recognized as one of the leading companies who is paving the way in fostering the female millennial workforce. Read more...

The Stevie Awards Recognize Medical Guardian for Outstanding Customer Service

Medical Guardian's Customer Care team was recognized on a global scale for its outstanding contributions as sales, customer service and call center professionals. Read more...

EY Announces Geoff Gross of Medical Guardian Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Award Finalist in Greater Philadelphia

This is the fourth year in a row Geoff Gross has been named a finalist of EY's Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Read more...

Medical Guardian Named a Top Workplace in Philadelphia

Ranked 24th among 40 mid-sized companies, Medical Guardian is honored to once again be recognized as a Top Workplace in the Greater Philadelphia region by Philadelphia Media Network. Read more...

Inc. Magazine Unveils 36th Annuals List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies — the Inc. 5000

For the fifth year in a row, Medical Guardian is included on the Inc. 5000 list, ranking no. 3448. Read more...

Essence and Medical Guardian Win IoT Evolution Business Impact Award

Both Essence and Medical Guardian were recognized for the innovative Family Guardian senior monitoring device. Read more...

Medical Guardian Executive Named CFO of the Year by Philadelphia Business Journal

Medical Guardian CFO Marc Gilbert was named CFO of the Year among 23 professionals in the Philadelphia region. Read more...

Ey Announces Geoff Gross of Medical Guardian Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award Finalist in Greater Philadelphia

For the third year in a row, Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross was named a finalist by EY's prestigious awards program. Read more...

Medical Guardian Leader Named Philadelphia Business Journal's? Most Admired CEO Honoree

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross was recognized for his leadership among 27 CEOs in the Philadelphia region. Read more...

Medical Guardian Named in Philadelphia Business Journal's Best Places to Work

For the second year in a row, Medical Guardian was named one of the best places to work in Philadelphia. Read more...

For the 4th Time, Medical Guardian Appears on the Inc. 5000 list, Ranking No. 2,820 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 124%

Medical Guardian is named one of the fastest-growing, privately-held companies in the nation for the fourth year in a row. Read more...

Medical Guardian Selected as Top Medical Alert System by Rankings.com

In addition to earning the top spot, Medical Guardian also won the Editor's Award for ?Best Monitoring Services. Read more...

Medical Guardian CEO, Geoff Gross, Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year? 2016 Award Finalist in Greater Philadelphia

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross was recognized by EY for the second year in a row. Read more...

Medical Guardian CEO, Geoff Gross, Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year? 2015 Award Finalist in Greater Philadelphia

Medical Guardian CEO Geoff Gross is recognized for demonstrating excellence in various areas, including innovation and commitment to their businesses. Read more...

Medical Guardian Earns Top Spot on Philly100 List for Second Year in a Row

Medical Guardian ranked 29 out of the top 100 fastest-growing companies in Philadelphia. Read more...

Medical Guardian Named to Inc. Magazine's "Fastest Growing Companies In America" List for 2014

Inc. Magazine recognized Medical Guardian's unprecedented growth for the second year in a row. Read more...

Medical Alert System Earns Top 5-Star Rating from TopConsumerReviews.com

Medical Guardian received the highest rating for providing outstanding service. Read more...

Medical Guardian's Geoff Gross Named to Direct Marketing News? 40 Under 40 List

Medical Guardian's CEO Geoff Gross was recognized as an innovator in digital marketing. Read more...