Bio: Reinhard Ekl currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer at RapidDeploy. Reinhard is an industry leader in the 9-1-1 community who has demonstrated the ability to strategically effect change and promote innovation on a nationwide scale. Previous roles include Vice President of Product and Public Safety at RapidSOS, where he was instrumental in rolling out location accuracy improvements for 9-1-1 calls, among other NG911 initiatives. Reinhard also previously held roles at The Boston Consulting Group and Google. He holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and has over 10 years’ experience as a volunteer Paramedic and EMS Incident Commander.