SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (PRWEB) January 27, 2015
IDT911 Consulting, a subsidiary of Ariz. based IDT911 and a leader in data risk protection, management, and privacy compliance, today announced three additions to its team of consultants. Brian Huntley joins as senior information security advisor, Paul O’Neil joins as senior information security advisor, and Lisa Berry-Tayman joins as senior privacy and information governance advisor. Together, the expanding IDT911 Consulting team brings decades of knowledge and expertise in cyber security, privacy, information governance, and risk management and provides affordable and actionable information security services in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
“In light of President Obama’s announcement about a renewed focus on cybersecurity, it is clear businesses need to take a keen look at their own cybersecurity and privacy practices,” said Deena Coffman, IDT911 Consulting CEO. “By onboarding additional experts in privacy, cyber security, and other areas of risk management, we’re able to deliver a comprehensive program for our clients to protect their critical data.”
Brian has more than 25 years of management and senior staff experience in information technology and security within the financial services and utility sectors, including international project experience with common carriers and electric utilities in Eastern Europe and Canada. For the past 15 years, he has centered on information security, risk management, and compliance for customer information systems that need to adhere to commercial, federal, and state regulatory compliance mandates and directives. Brian also has more than 30 years of experience in public safety. He holds CISSP, CBCP and CISA certifications, is a Licensed Professional Engineer and is also certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP).
Paul has nearly two decades of technology experience working with infrastructures, programming, forensics and information security, specifically securing banking and healthcare information systems. He holds M.S. degrees in Psychology and Information Assurance, and also has many certifications including Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US), CCNA, CISSP and GCFA.
Lisa has vast experience assisting organizations in information governance and compliance, privacy, security and e-discovery. She speaks on these topics at corporate, legal, governmental and university events in the United States and Canada. Lisa is an adjunct professor at the School of Informatics at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) and is a former practicing attorney and former assistant attorney general. Her educational achievements include a Juris Doctorate with distinction from Mississippi College School of Law and a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) credential.
“Brian, Paul, and Lisa bring a wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience to IDT911 Consulting to assist businesses in the United States and abroad,” said Coffman, citing the firm’s global capabilities. “Combined, they are a powerhouse of professionals that can help your business proactively safeguard mission critical data, assess any potential exposure points where thieves or hackers could access sensitive information, as well as advise clients of any legal or compliant-related matters.”
Coffman has broad experience providing guidance to clients adopting technology or building programs relating to data privacy, data security, operational risk and electronic discovery. She is former COO of Kroll Cyber Security and Information Assurance, managed international projects with the Analytical and Forensic Technology group at Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, and held global responsibility as the Discovery Director for Johnson & Johnson. She holds CIPP/US certification.
For more information, please visit IDT911Consulting.com.
About IDT911 Consulting, LLC
A subsidiary of IDT911, IDT911 Consulting provides practical solutions to help businesses avert, prepare for and respond to a data loss incident. Together the companies provide preventative and breach response services to more than 770,000 businesses in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. For more information, please visit http://www.idt911consulting.com.