SOURCE: Wolf & Company, P.C.
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management®, a division of Wolf & Company, P.C., today announced the appointment of Mr. Christopher S. Waite as Midwestern Sales Manager. Based in Chicago, Mr. Waite will help community-based financial institutions throughout the Midwest region achieve their business goals around risk assessment, risk management, and risk mitigation through the use of industry leading WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management platform.
"With Chris joining the WolfPAC team, we will continue working with community-based financial institutions in the Midwest to help establish and execute enterprise risk management programs that will improve the institutions' bottom line and make them safe, secure, and compliant to changing regulations," said Joe Romanello, National Sales Director at WolfPAC. "Chris's extensive experience with financial institutions throughout the Midwest makes him ideal to forge new partnerships and build on the recent endorsement of WolfPAC by FIPCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Wisconsin Bankers Association."
As regulatory scrutiny on risk management practices intensifies at the federal level, financial institutions are increasingly recognizing the need for efficient and comprehensive enterprise risk management practices across their operations. WolfPAC provides financial institutions with an integrated set of online tools and best practices guidance to create a centralized view of their risk profile across people, processes, and technologies that help reduce exposure to risk and counter the rising costs of compliance. WolfPAC was created and is operated by the highly experienced financial service professionals at Wolf & Company, P.C. who have a mix of strategic, operational, and technical skills. WolfPAC is a used by hundreds of financial institutions across the country.
"I look forward to continue partnering with financial institutions in the Midwest to help them embrace the solutions that will make them more successful in this highly competitive environment," said Mr. Waite. "WolfPAC and the experts at Wolf & Company will guide financial institutions that are looking to maintain their business goals through more efficient risk management practices."
About WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management
WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management is a secure, hosted enterprise risk management solution used to automate the identification of risks, threats, and control gaps. Developed by financial professionals in 2004, WolfPAC provides tools to review and monitor information technology, privacy, vendor, regulatory compliance and other enterprise-wide risk assessments and programs. Quarterly methodology updates are designed to align with changing business environments and emerging compliance and examination standards. A robust suite of reports allows management to analyze their control gaps and benchmark risk profiles against peers. WolfPAC keeps institutions safe and sound, and maximizes the outcome of strategic objectives.
About Wolf & Company, P.C.
Wolf & Company, P.C. is entering our second century providing assurance, tax, risk management and business consulting services throughout the Northeast. 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, Educational Institutions, Technology Companies and High Net Worth Individuals. The Firm employs over 180 people, 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.