Beyond the Pitch

Assuring Resilience In A World Of Cyber Crime

When: 11:30a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Where: Cultivate 3989 Broadway Grove City, OH 43123


First and foremost, ALL businesses today, regardless of size and industry need to think about protecting the digital value in their organization. Any organization that collects, transmits, transforms, produces, stores or transacts data of any type must operate with a concern for the risks involved. Mitigated those risks is imperative. But no matter the effort to protecting everything the reality is the bad guys in this game invest resources to get around common defenses. Because of that, the reality is a well-protected organization today is also attack ready. Join Doug Davidson, Director of IT Services at GBQ Partners to learn what businesses must do to limit the damage of a breach, compromise, outage, attack or other digital loss.

Attendees will learn:

  • The impacts of a digital loss
  • Who is the adversary
  • A basic model to prevent attacks
  • What to do when prevention fails

Who should Attend: Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, Managers, Marketing & Sales

Speaker: Doug Davidson, Director of Information Technology Services

Doug joined GBQ in 2016 bringing 30 years of experience working with technology in small and midmarket companies. Prior to joining the firm, Doug was President and CEO of Jacadis, a Columbus-based information security and information risk management firm. Doug’s passion is for the business side of the information risk management, security and compliance equation. He works with business leaders and executives in small and middle market companies to assess and improve the operationalization of information risk and information security programs. Doug also advises information security and compliance leadership in larger enterprises focusing on control assessment and improvement in areas such as security leadership, policy and procedure, security awareness, third party risk management and compliance with HIPAA, PCI and ISO 27001.

RSVP: Lunch and the Event are free. Registration is required.

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