November 12, 2007 14:00 ET

BEW Global Achieves Associate Consultant Status for ISO 27001

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - November 12, 2007) - BEW Global, an Information Asset Protection and Network Security solution provider, today announced the company's acceptance by BSI Management Systems USA into the Associate Consultant Program (ACP) for ISO 27001. The ACP registration process is an impartial evaluation implemented to help monitor the consulting industry. The program provides a list of consultants who BSI believes are credible, knowledgeable and offer an acceptable service in terms of value and performance. The evaluation also ensures no conflict of interest.

"Becoming an Associate Consultant for ISO 27001 provides our clients with a level of assurance and continues to illustrate our commitment to and expertise in providing competent consulting services, specifically in the areas of planning and implementing an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on the ISO 27001 standard. In combination with our growing Payment Card Industry (PCI) consulting practice, BEW Global continues to build a robust information security practice to help clients address regulatory compliance requirements and implement best practices in the areas of information security," said Robert Eggebrecht, Senior Partner and CEO of BEW Global.

BEW Global also announces that on December 13, 2007 at 1:00 PM EST, the company will host a webinar titled "ISO 27001: The Standard Today and Looking into the Future." During the presentation, John DiMaria from BSI Management Systems will provide an overview of the current state of the ISO 27001 standard and the related ISO 27002 guidance document, as well as frame the future of where the standard is going in regards to additional supporting guidance and measurement documents and certification.

Additionally, Kevin Davidson, Director of Security for Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP, will join the webinar to discuss how he has leveraged the ISO 27001 standard to baseline the law firm's security position and map and prioritize new initiatives over the past twelve (12) months. The law firm engaged BEW Global to perform an ISO 27001 Gap Analysis in November 2006.

To register for this event, please email with the following information. Upon receipt, an invitation will be sent with all necessary details to join the webinar.

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                        Looking Into the Future
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About BEW Global

BEW Global provides organizations a process-based approach to risk management, focusing on the areas of information security, regulatory compliance and business continuity. Our team designs and implements innovative solutions that optimize operations while delivering seamless security and risk reduction. Our ISO 27001 practice area specializes in helping organizations plan, build and maintain comprehensive Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) based upon the ISO 27001 standard. The ISMS serves as an overlay for multiple data protection regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI, HIPAA, GLBA, EU Data Protection Directive and many other security compliance initiatives your organization may encounter. With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, our team is positioned to assist our clients and address projects on a global scope. To learn more about BEW Global, please visit or call +1 720 227 0990.

About BSI Management Systems

BSI Management Systems is the North and South American hub of BSI, the world's leading international standards, testing, registration and certification organization. Founded in 1901, BSI now has more than 60,000 certificate locations in over 100 countries. As the world's first national standards body, and a founding member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), BSI facilitated and published the first commercial standards to address quality management systems, environmental management systems, occupational health and safety management systems, and project management.

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