Information is the life blood of every organization. It is critical that businesses and government agencies fiercely protect their confidential information and use personal information in a responsible and privacy sensitive manner
Germantown, MD (PRWEB) July 29, 2009
A founding board member and past president of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Mr. Chris Zoladz announces the formation of Navigate LLC, providing comprehensive strategic and tactical information protection and privacy consultation services to business and government organizations.
With an emphasis on privacy risk management, change implementation and management, data protection compliance programs, and payment card industry (PCI) compliance strategy and implementation, Navigate will focus on the travel and hospitality, health care, government, and other industries. Navigate also announces its INFORMATION PROTECTION & PRIVACY EFFECTIVENESS SERIES™, a modular and scalable series of strategic and tactical services designed to provide cost-effective support to an organization's specific data privacy and information protection needs.
Zoladz brings more than twenty years of broad-based experience and a comprehensive knowledge of information protection and privacy management to market with Navigate. Zoladz holds multiple privacy and data security certifications, including, CIPP, CISSP, and CISA. He is also a CPA and CGFM. His prior experience and achievements includes:
- Vice President, Information Protection & Privacy at Marriott International, Inc.;
- Mid-Atlantic Area Director of Information Systems Auditing & Security Services, Ernst & Young; and,
- 2006 recipient of the IAPP/Deloitte Vanguard Award, Chief Privacy Officer of the Year.
This expertise allows Navigate to offer clients high value, cost-effective consulting services that minimize a company's cost of addressing their information protection and privacy needs while enabling them to implement best-practice policies, procedures and processes that are complete, focused and effective.
"Information is the life blood of every organization. It is critical that businesses and government agencies fiercely protect their confidential information and use personal information in a responsible and privacy sensitive manner," Zoladz said. "Navigate's services provide an actionable and defensible understanding of where current organizational practices need to be enhanced or changed to meet business and legal obligations."
For more information, contact:
Mr. Chris Zoladz, Founder
12 Milestone Manor Court
Germantown, MD 20876 USA
PH: 240.475.3640 Toll Free: 888.284.7309
FAX: 888.284.7309 Web: http://www.navigatellc.net