SOURCE: OpenPages

March 12, 2007 09:00 ET

OpenPages Partners With Richard M. Steinberg to Deliver Webinar on the New SEC and PCAOB Proposals

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 12, 2007 --

Who: Richard M. Steinberg, a nationally recognized expert in corporate governance, internal controls and risk management

What: The New SEC and PCAOB Proposals -- What They Mean and How You Can Profit from Them

Where: To register for this webinar, please visit https://openpages.webex.com/ec0509l/eventcenter/event/eventAction.do?siteurl=openpages&theAction=detail&confViewID=242051111&path=information

When: March 15, 2007; 11:00am EDT

In December 2006, the SEC and PCAOB issued new proposals on internal control over financial reporting. These new proposals will become the basis for the new AS5, an accounting standard which will significantly affect business audit processes.

Join OpenPages, a leader in governance, risk and compliance management solutions and Mr. Richard M. Steinberg, a nationally recognized expert in corporate governance, internal controls and risk management for a webinar on March 15th, at 11 am EDT to learn more about the most significant requirements of the recently issued PCAOB and SEC proposals for internal controls over financial reporting.

In addition, OpenPages product manager Mike Flouton will describe how OpenPages new ITG solution implements the elements of an effective IT risk management process in a highly configurable and comprehensive fashion, thus delivering improved visibility and better decision support around IT risk management.

About Richard M. Steinberg

Mr. Steinberg is founder and principal of Steinberg Governance Advisors, Inc. In his current role, he advises boards of directors -- and their governance, audit and other committees -- at Fortune 100 companies, mid-size corporations, major institutional investors and leading universities, as well as federal governmental bodies. Mr. Steinberg was previously a senior partner and Corporate Governance Practice Leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and also served as the lead project partner in developing the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) Internal Control -- Integrated Framework, which is the global standard of internal control, and recognized by the SEC and PCAOB for corporate use in meeting Sarbanes-Oxley's reporting requirements.

About OpenPages

OpenPages is the leading provider of enterprise risk management software solutions. The company's solutions provide the visibility, decision support and control to improve accountability, better-manage risk, achieve compliance with numerous regulations, improve operational performance and align strategies to ensure better results.

Market-leading corporations in financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, media/entertainment, retail/consumer, energy, high technology, health services and life sciences rely on OpenPages to help them achieve sustainable governance, risk and compliance management -- enabling them to become well-governed businesses. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with regional offices throughout North America and international offices in London, Tokyo, Munich, Hong Kong, and Paris.

For more information on OpenPages' suite of business governance software solutions or to register for an online demonstration, please call 781-693-5999 or visit www.openpages.com.

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

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    OpenPages
    Brian Cleary
    OpenPages
    781.693.5921
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    North America
    Michael Parker
    Lois Paul & Partners
    781.782.5714
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    Europe
    Charlotte Hanson
    Harvard Public Relations
    +44 208 564 6331
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