SOURCE: OpenPages


June 08, 2009 08:30 ET

OpenPages, Independent Research Firm to Discuss Importance of Integrated Risk Management in New Era of Risk

WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwire - June 8, 2009) -

Who: Patrick O'Brien, Director, Product Management, OpenPages Chris McClean, Analyst, Forrester Research

What: The New Era of Risk Management Webinar

Where: To register for this webinar, please visit:

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. EDT

The recent financial market meltdown has highlighted the importance of risk management in protecting and creating shareholder value. Executives are under pressure to improve their risk management capabilities and to be responsive to additional regulatory oversight. At the same time, the economic climate dictates that companies must squeeze out additional efficiencies across their business. To meet these challenges, companies are turning to a strategy of integrated risk management.

In this informative webinar, OpenPages and featured guest Forrester analyst Chris McClean will provide insight into in this new era of risk management and how current business conditions clearly favor a more holistic approach. The current economy demonstrates that effective risk management is clearly needed. In particular, webinar participants will learn how to:

-- Successfully identify, measure and mitigate risk across different risk disciplines

-- Make the right tradeoffs between risk and reward with respect to risk mitigation

-- Develop an integrated approach to risk management for smarter decision-making

About OpenPages

OpenPages is the leading provider of enterprise risk management solutions that optimize business performance. OpenPages empowers the world's largest companies by unifying governance, risk and compliance (GRC) activities across the enterprise and by incorporating risk management into their day-to-day business processes. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with an international office in the United Kingdom, and regional offices throughout North America. For more information, please visit

About Chris McClean

Chris contributes to Forrester's offerings for the Security & Risk professional, leading the company's coverage of governance, risk, and compliance (GRC). He is also a thought leader on the related issues of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability. He is a frequent speaker on these subjects at vendor events as well as conferences run by industry organizations such as the Risk Management Association. He has also been interviewed by top media outlets such as CFO Magazine, Compliance Week, CRO Magazine, and Treasury & Risk Magazine.

OpenPages is a trademark of OpenPages, Inc. All other trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

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