SOURCE: Integrity Interactive

May 10, 2005 12:03 ET

Integrity Interactive Senior Advisor Joseph E. Murphy Honored at the First Annual International Compliance Professionals Awards Dinner

Compliance and Ethics Associations Team Up to Honor Individuals and Organizations Dedicated to Advancing the Compliance Profession

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 10, 2005 -- Joseph E. Murphy, a Senior Advisor to Integrity Interactive, and widely regarded as the dean of corporate ethics and compliance, was recently honored at the International Compliance Professionals Black Tie Awards Dinner, sponsored by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE), the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA), the Healthcare Compliance Certification Board (HCCB), and the Open Compliance and Ethics Group (OCEG). The dinner recognized individuals and organizations that have made considerable contributions to the compliance profession.

Mr. Murphy is vice chairman of Integrity Interactive and a partner with Compliance Systems Legal Group (CSLG). An accomplished author, speaker, and compliance visionary for more than 25 years, he is a senior member of Integrity Interactive's Advisory Panel, a group of ethics and compliance experts from around the world who contribute to the development of Integrity's ethics and compliance training course offerings. Integrity Interactive is a leading provider of Web-based ethics and compliance training services to Global 2000 corporations.

Other recipients honored at the awards dinner included the Australian Compliance Institute, the United States Sentencing Commission, Dupont Corporation's Chief Compliance Counsel Marjorie Doyle, Quinnipiac University and Assistant Professor of Management Angela S. Mattie, and Lynn Brewer, Founding Chairman of The Integrity Institute, Inc.

"I am honored to receive this award, and proud to be recognized along with this great list of honorees who have made remarkable contributions to the compliance profession," said Mr. Murphy.

About Integrity Interactive Corporation

Integrity Interactive Corporation is a leading provider of corporate ethics and compliance services to Global 2000 corporations. The company provides Web-based solutions to help corporations ensure their employees act ethically and legally, and comply with company policy. Integrity Interactive's programs are designed to meet the latest ethics and compliance requirements as detailed by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, the U.S. Corporate Sentencing Guidelines, NYSE, NASDAQ, the OECD and the EU Commission. Employees at hundreds of companies based in 40 different countries have completed more than two million Integrity Interactive course programs. These programs are developed in collaboration with many of the industry's best-known corporate ethics and compliance experts. For more information visit www.integrity-interactive.com.

About CSLG

The attorneys of CSLG have been developing and implementing compliance programs for organizations in areas of business across a broad spectrum. In addition, our attorneys have been in the vanguard of establishing corporate compliance as an area of law, such as by playing a principal role in drafting of the Corporate Sentencing Guidelines, editing the leading treatise and the most prominent journal in the field, and organizing and participating in conferences devoted to promoting corporate/ethics compliance best practices.

About the SCCE

The Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE), headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the role of compliance profession, and advancing corporate governance, compliance and ethics on a global scale. Its mission is to champion compliance standards, corporate governance and ethical practice in the business community, and to provide the necessary resources for compliance and ethics professionals and others who share these principles. Visit the SCCE Web site at http://www.corporatecompliance.org.

About the HCCA

The Health Care Compliance Association is the only national, non-profit organization solely dedicated to improving the quality of health care compliance. Its mission is to champion ethical practice and compliance standards and to provide the necessary resources for ethics and compliance professionals and others who share these principles. Visit HCCA's Web site at www.hcca-info.org.

About the HCCB

In 1999, the HCCA established the Healthcare Compliance Certification Board to complete the process of developing an examination and assume responsibility for managing the certification program. For more information visit: www.hcca-info.org/Template.cfm?section=HCCB_Certification.

About the OCEG

OCEG is a not-for-profit organization, formed by a multi-industry, multi-disciplinary coalition that saw the need to integrate the principles of effective governance, compliance, risk management and integrity into the practice of everyday business. Its mission is to help organizations align their governance, compliance and risk management activities to drive business performance and promote integrity. For more information visit: www.oceg.org/default.asp.

Contact Information

  • Derek Delano
    Public Relations Manager
    Integrity Interactive
    781-891-9700
    ddelano@i2c.com

    Cathy Carita
    Director of Marketing and Communications
    Integrity Interactive
    781-891-9700
    ccarita@i2c.com