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The Business Continuity Institute has presented its annual North America Awards at an event at DRJ Spring World. The awards recognize business continuity and resilience excellence.

The BCI North America Awards consist of nine categories, eight of which are decided by a panel of judges with the winner of the final category (Industry Personality of the Year) being chosen by BCI members in a vote.

The winners were:

Continuity and Resilience Consultant
Suzanne Bernier MBCI, President of SB Crisis Consulting

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Private Sector)
Linda Laun, Chief Continuity Architect at IBM

Continuity and Resilience Newcomer
Bradley Hove AMBCI, Consultant at Emergency Response Management Consulting Ltd

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Public Sector)
Ira Tannenbaum, Assistant Commissioner for Public/Private Initiatives at New York City Office of Emergency Management

Continuity and Resilience Team
Aon’s Global Business Continuity Management Team

Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service/Product)
Fusion Risk Management Inc and the Fusion Framework BCM Software

Continuity and Resilience Innovation
Fairchild Consulting, FairchildApp

Most Effective Recovery
Aon Global Business Continuity Management Team – Americas

Industry Personality
Brian Zawada FBCI, Director of Consulting Services at Avalution Consulting.

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