Protect Your Information!
Watch the WBBM Spotlight on Cybersecurity, a live video streamed event presented by Plante Moran.
Discover evolving threats facing businesses today, and take the steps necessary to eliminate risks at the office and at home.
Hosted by Len Walter, WBBM Newsradio’s Business and Financial Editor
CIO of Prescient Solutions and member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Cybersecurity Leadership Council
CISM, CISA, CISSP, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP, CNE, CBCP, CASP, CIPP/IT, IAPP/IT, ITIL, CGEIT, HCISSP
Jerry Irvine is the CIO of Prescient Solutions and a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s elite 30-person Cybersecurity Leadership Council. With nearly three decades of experience in the IT industry, Irvine provides strategic direction for all of Prescient’s clients, overseeing product innovation and implementation of the highest quality of service As a Cybersecurity Leadership Council member, he advises on national cybersecurity policy and education efforts.
Irvine, who has been with Prescient for 17 years, first entered the consulting world working for companies like Network General and Advantis, performing detailed network analysis, design and troubleshooting. Since then, Irvine has filled MIS and CIO positions at multiple facilities and has managed more than 100 technicians and thousands of devices. He has led multiple project teams, such as the largest Microsoft Directory migration project ever.
A nationally-recognized expert in cybersecurity, Irvine has been quoted in such media as the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, CSO, Forbes and more.
Chairman and Founder of Identity Theft 911 and author of Amazon Best Seller “Swiped”
Adam K. Levin is a consumer advocate with more than 30 years of experience and is a nationally recognized expert on security, privacy, identity theft, fraud, and personal finance. A former Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Mr. Levin is Chairman and founder of IDT911 (IDentity Theft 911) and co-founder of Credit.com. Adam Levin is the author of Amazon Best Seller “Swiped: How to Protect Yourself in a World Full of Scammers, Phishers, and Identity Thieves”, available in bookstores now.
Mr. Levin’s mission is to educate consumers, businesses and lawmakers about identity management, privacy, credit and security issues. He is the security and credit expert for ABCNews.com and writes a weekly column that appears on ABC News, The Huffington Post, Yahoo!, AOL, MSN, and MarketWatch. He is a contributor for Inc. Magazine and has written guest columns that have appeared in The Hollywood Reporter, The Hill, Bloomberg View, American Express Security Center, The National Cybersecurity Alliance blog, Entrepreneur and WIRED. Mr. Levin is a frequent guest appearing on many programs including MSNBC News Nation and MSNBC Live, CBS Evening News, Good Morning America, CNBC Closing Bell, America’s News HQ on Fox News, Bloomberg Surveillance, The Willis Report on Fox Business, Fox & Friends, Fox Business After the Bell, ABC World News Tonight, ABC News Nightline, Cavuto: Coast to Coast on Fox Business, PBS Nightly Business Report and Al Jazeera, as well as radio appearances throughout the country, including NPR, ABC News Radio, Bloomberg Radio, CBS News Radio, 1010 Wins, WTOP and SiriusXM.
Partner with Plante Moran’s Information Technology Consulting Team
Joe is a leader with Plante Moran’s Information Technology (IT) Consulting team focusing on IT risks and controls. Joe specializes in advising clients on IT security, audit, and technology so that they can stay on the cutting edge of industry regulations, trends, and security best practices. His areas of focus include IT strategic planning, IT risk assessments, network and web application security and penetration testing, IT audits, business continuity and disaster recovery management, incident response planning, and SSAE16/SOC reporting.
Joe is known for his IT audit, security, risk, and controls experience in a number of industries, including financial services (Banks, Credit Unions, Insurance and other financial services providers), family offices, government and health care. Recently, his focus has been on assessing and advising organizations on developing or enhancing a scalable IT risk-based control structure to meet industry and regulatory standards related to the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of their data and other information assets.
Joe has presented at various Industry conferences on security-related topics and has written or been quoted in various technology white papers, industry newsletters, and magazines. He has a bachelor of science degree in finance and management information systems from Marian University.
Join WBBM for our Spotlight on Cybersecurity, a live video streamed event presented by Plante Moran on September 29th at 8:00a.m.