BCI Crisis Management Fraud & Law Series - Session #1

    April 20, 2021
    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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    This is a 3 part series, Session #1 of 3.  

    CPE - 2 Hours

    SESSION 1:  April 20th - 12 pm – 2 pm EST

    Presenter #1:

    Stephanie York – Hennes Communications

    Crisis Communications Professional, Attorney

    Title:  Crisis Management, Crisis Communications and Social Media


    Presenter #2: Thomas E. Corrigan, Special Agent

    FBI Cleveland – Cybers Investigation Squad

    Title: Cybersecurity & The Dark Web

    Session 1:  April 20th, 2021  -  12pm – 2pm EST

    BCI Crisis Management Fraud & Law Series

    CPE Hours – 2 Hr.

    Stephanie York – Hennes Communications,  Crisis Communications Professional, Attorney

    Title:  Crisis Management, Communications and Social Media

    Description: Claims of Fiscal Mismanagement • Data Theft • Embezzlement -Accusations of Discrimination • Anti-Semitic or Racial Rhetoric - Sexual misconduct • False Allegations on Social Media - Active Shooter • Suicide • Sudden Death of Executive. 

    In today’s world of instant information, reputational threats can have an immediate and deadly effect on the ability of organizations to recover, rebuild and reposition themselves after a crisis.  This fast-paced seminar by crisis management specialist Stephanie York, from Hennes Communications in Cleveland and Akron (www.crisiscommunications.com), will focus on a highly-strategic approach to communicating during a wide variety of situations, offering methods for establishing and maintaining “control of the message,” enabling you to move your message forward or mount a defense against a sudden press onslaught, or a social media attack.

    Stephanie York is Vice President and In-House Counsel at Hennes Communications, one of the few firms in the U.S. focused exclusively on crisis communications and crisis management.  Hennes Communications serves corporations, government agencies, nonprofits, education and healthcare institutions, as well as law firms and their clients, that are “on trial” in the Court of Public Opinion.  

    With over 25 years’ experience in law and communications, Stephanie and the firm’s past and present clients include the 2016 Cleveland Host Committee for the recent Republican National Convention, ThyssenKrupp, Avery Dennison, Lubrizol, Kent State University, Oberlin College and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, as well as scores of municipalities and law firms across the U.S. 

    Better recognized as the Assistant Director of Law and spokesperson for the City of Akron and former Mayor Don Plusquellic, Stephanie serves on many local non-profit boards, including United Way of Summit County, the Akron Symphony, Downtown Akron Kiwanis Foundation, and the Jewish Community Board of Akron.                 

    Thomas E. Corrigan, Special Agent,  FBI Cleveland - Cyber Investigation Squad

    Title: Cybersecurity & The Dark Web

    Description: Discussion of “the web” in detail, looking into the various characteristics of open web, deep web, and dark web.  Threats, investigative techniques, search tools, and opportunities.  History of dark web and various dark web markets.  Discussion on dark web market takedowns and effects. Overview of cryptocurrency and ransomware, and how they are being used on dark web.

    Thomas Corrigan is a FBI Special Agent with the FBI Cleveland Field Office and is in the Cyber Investigations Squad.  Tom has over eighteen years of experience with the FBI with extensive background investigating Health Care Fraud, Cyber Fraud, and a variety of other economic crimes.  Prior to joining the FBI, Tom had over thirteen years of private sector experience including PriceWaterhouseCoopers specializing in audit and risk management consulting and KeyBank in audit and commercial lending.  Tom is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and has a Master’s in Business Administration from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University.


    $20.00 Session #1 Member

    $20.00 Law Enforcement / Government

    $30.00 Non-Member

    $10.00 Student

    $0.00 BCI Employee