SOURCE: Wolf & Company

Wolf & Company

July 14, 2011 13:03 ET

As Need for Enterprise Risk Management Solutions Grows, Wolf & Company P.C. Adds Western Sales Executive to Meet Strong Demand for WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management®

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Jul 14, 2011) - Wolf & Company, P.C., a leading CPA and business consulting firm, today announced the appointment of John Neely as Western Regional Sales Manager. Based in California, Mr. Neely will focus on assisting financial institutions achieve their business goals, lower costs associated with increased regulation, and reduce their exposure to risk through Wolf's online enterprise-wide risk assessment solution WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management®.

"John's presence in California allows us to work with financial institutions throughout the West to improve their bottom line and become more competitive through better enterprise risk management," said Joe Romanello, National Sales Manager at Wolf & Company, P.C. "John's extensive expertise in enterprise risk management, his history of working with financial institutions, and his experience to support our strategic endorsement with the California Bankers Association make him an ideal part of the WolfPAC team."

With the increase of regulatory requirements, financial institutions are increasingly recognizing the need for efficient and comprehensive enterprise risk management practices across their operations. WolfPAC® provides financial institutions with a set of tools and expert guidance to create a centralized view of their risk profile across their people, processes, and technologies that can reduce exposure to risk and counter the rising costs of compliance. WolfPAC® was created and is operated by highly experienced financial service professionals who have a mix of strategic, operational, and technical skills. Easy to use, WolfPAC® communicates complex enterprise risk concepts in clear business language. WolfPAC® is a trusted advisor to hundreds of financial institutions across the country.

Mr. Neely brings more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry, most recently serving as EVP - Sales and Marketing, RLR Management Consulting, where he was instrumental in developing their risk management services consulting practice. He is a graduate of University of Louisville School of Business.

"I am excited to bring my expertise to the team at WolfPAC® and to help financial institutions operate as efficiently as possible," said Mr. Neely. "The WolfPAC® solution and the experts who come with it are essential to financial institutions that are looking to maintain their business goals and enterprise risk management programs while facing today's complex regulatory climate."

About WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management

WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management® ( is a secure, web-based enterprise risk management solution used to automate the identification of risks, threats, and control gaps. WolfPAC® keeps institutions safe and sound, and maximizes the outcomes of strategic initiatives. Developed by financial professionals in 2004, who were among the first to understand enterprise-wide risk assessment and implement risk management programs, WolfPAC® provides tools to review and assess information technology, privacy, vendor, compliance, and other enterprise-wide risk assessments. Quarterly methodology updates are designed to align with emerging compliance and examination standards. A robust suite of reports allows an institution's management to analyze their control gaps in relation to known threats, align with the institution's strategic objectives, and benchmark risk profiles against peers.

About Wolf & Company, P.C.
Wolf & Company is entering our second century providing assurance, tax, risk management, and business consulting services throughout New England. Clients can expect direct involvement from the Firm's owners and senior management, and responsive service from a multi-disciplinary team. Our collaborative service strategy enables us to develop a deep understanding of clients and their business needs, and to maximize opportunities while navigating any potential obstacles.

Wolf's areas of focus include Financial Institutions, Investment Advisors, Family Businesses, Employee Benefit Plans, Technology Companies and High Net Worth Individuals. The Firm employs over 175 professionals, and has offices in Boston and Springfield, MA and Albany, NY. Wolf is registered with and inspected by the PCAOB, and is a member of PKF North America, a national and international affiliation of CPA firms.

Contact Information

    Joseph M. Romanello
    WolfPAC® National Sales Manager
    (617) 261-8195
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