Focal Point Names Brian Marlier as new Chief Executive Officer
Focal Point Data Risk today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to appoint Brian Marlier as the Chief Executive Officer. Marlier, a Founding Board Member of Focal Point, replaces Yong-Gon Chon, who led the company since February 2015.
Focal Point Named to “Fastest Growing Firms” for Second Consecutive Year
Focal Point grew 174 percent in the last three years, earning a spot on Consulting Magazine's list of the world’s top consulting firms.
Eric Dieterich to Present on GDPR Compliance at Infosecurity North America Conference
Focal Point announced that Eric Dieterich, leader of Focal Point’s national Data Privacy practice, will present at the Infosecurity North America conference on Wednesday, October 4 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts.
Focal Point’s CRO to Speak on Integrating Artificial Intelligence into ERM
Focal Point today announced that its Chief Risk Officer, Yvette Connor, is speaking at the RIMS Western Regional Conference, September 26 in San Francisco. Connor will be joined by Microsoft’s Director of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), Tom Easthope for this session titled “Integrating AI into ERM”.
Focal Point’s Eric Dieterich Wins SC Media Leadership Award
Focal Point announced today that Eric Dieterich, Focal Point’s Data Privacy Practice Leader, received SC Media’s prestigious Reboot Leadership Award in the “Chief Privacy Officer” category. These distinguished awards recognize achievers and influencers among the cybersecurity, privacy and risk management fields.
Focal Point Named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies
Inc. magazine today ranked Focal Point on its 36th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This marks the first time Focal Point has appeared on the list.
Focal Point Data Risk Appoints Yvette Connor as Chief Risk Officer
Focal Point is thrilled to welcome Yvette K. Connor to lead Focal Point’s Enterprise Risk Consulting practice. She brings an extensive background including more than 20 years of strategic risk management experience.
Focal Point Launches Crown Jewels Assessment
Focal Point announces Crown Jewels Assessment designed to close resiliency gaps created when exposing your most valued data assets (crown jewels) in ways that are not controlled.
Focal Point Founder Named to Board of Southwest Florida Water Management District
Focal Point Chairman and Founder Joel Schleicher is now serving a term on the Governing Board through March 1, 2019, joining fellow appointees in establishing policies fulfilling the District’s missions in areas including flood protection, water supply management and environmental quality.
Focal Point CEO Yong-Gon Chon Named EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
Focal Point Data Risk, LLC (“Focal Point”), one of the largest pure-play data risk consulting firms in North America, today announced the company’s CEO, Yong-Gon Chon has been named a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of The Year® 2017 Award in the Florida region. Chon was selected as a finalist following a rigorous application process and review by a panel of independent judges.