Rocky Hill, CT (PRWEB) December 1, 2006
igxglobal, a leading information security integrator, announces the hiring of Dr. Steffani Burd to the igxglobal Threat Mitigation team. Dr. Burd is an expert in applying analytics to security issues of the private and public sectors. She leverages her international consulting experience and doctoral education from Columbia University in projects involving security policy and the impact of process, people and tools.
Dr. Burd is a NYPD auxiliary police officer, incident commander for Citizens Emergency Response Team, Research Director for FBI Infringer LI alliance, and Department of Justice grantee. She speaks at conferences and is the author of several industry-related articles.
"Steffani provides us with the opportunity to expand our reach and enhance our current service offerings by combining her knowledge, experience and skills with our go-to-market offerings," said Barry Johnson, igxglobal Director of Threat Mitigation. "Our clients continue to seek organizations that can assess their needs based upon practical experience, as well as the ability to adjust to financial, business and in some cases political conditions. Stefani's experience and insight into complicated comprehensive environments will bode well for us as we continue to grow and expand our client base."
"What I like the most about igxglobal is the commitment to quality," said Dr. Steffani Burd. "I want to use my experience where it has greatest benefit and, at the same time, have the opportunity to learn and advance into new, cutting-edge areas. As a fast growing dynamic organization, igxglobal has the perfect mixture of value added services, empowered people and a proven track record of success. igxglobal is a great place to advance my career and work with exceptional colleagues to collectively reach our mutually beneficial goals with our clients."
igxglobal Risk Mitigation Consultants provide Audit, Assessment, and Security Advisory services. They help clients mitigate risk, improve their operating environments, and align regulatory requirements with business objectives. They are often the primary interface to clients on some of our most critical projects. igxglobal Risk Mitigation Consultants have in-depth knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements faced by industry. These regulations are primarily focused in the areas of protecting individuals' privacy (PCI/HIPAA/GLBA), CJIS, SCADA, NERC, ISACA's COBIT, GAO's FISCAM. They also use their strong communication and consultative skills to work with clients in managing timelines and completion dates, escalating issues and providing constructive feedback and recommendations in line with best practices.