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Jul 28, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Protiviti Ranked Among Top 5 Firms in Kennedy

 Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has been ranked among the top five firms in the Kennedy Vanguard™ of Financial...

Jul 11, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Protiviti's Day of Service Helps Not-for-Profits in 25 U.S. Cities

WHO: Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, and more than 150 interns and employees WHAT: Nationwide Day of...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Protiviti Governance Portal for Third-Party Anti-Corruption Helps Organizations Comply With U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has released the Protiviti Governance Portal for Third-Party Anti-Corruption, enabling...

Jul 08, 2014, 03:30 ET
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Protiviti's Internal Auditing Around the World 10th Anniversary Edition Examines Future Auditor Role

 Protiviti (www.Protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has released the tenth anniversary edition of its Internal Auditing around the World...

Jun 18, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Financial Services Expert Steve Altier Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Minneapolis

 Steve Altier has joined the Minneapolis office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director focused on...

Jun 09, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Peter Firestone Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Los Angeles

 Peter Firestone has joined Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director in Los Angeles. Firestone leads...

May 29, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Seth Twery Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Charlotte, NC

 Seth Twery has joined the Charlotte office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director. His focus is on...

May 28, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Protiviti Survey Finds that New COSO Framework, PCAOB Inspection Reports Creating Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Challenges for Public Companies

Driven by the fallout from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) inspection reports of audits over financial controls and...

May 19, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Survey Reveals Significant Risk Gaps between Companies and Their Vendors, According to Study from Protiviti and Shared Assessments

 Organizations are failing to adequately address information technology and security risks that emerge from outsourcing and partnering with...

May 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Protiviti's Carol Beaumier Named a Top 25 Consultant by Consulting Magazine

Carol Beaumier, executive vice president of strategic planning at Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has been honored as a...

Apr 29, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Protiviti's SharePoint Business Consulting Group Awarded Interactive Media Outstanding Achievement Award

Protiviti's SharePoint Business Consulting Group has been recognized with an Outstanding Achievement award by the nonprofit Interactive Media...

Apr 02, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Regulatory Compliance Expert Erick Christensen Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Charlotte

Erick Christensen has joined the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing...

Mar 19, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Protiviti Survey Finds Internal Auditors More Focused on Managing and Leveraging Technology to Protect Companies Against Risks

According to the 2014 Internal Audit Capabilities and Needs Survey Report (www.protiviti.com/IAsurvey) released today by global consulting firm...

Mar 12, 2014, 14:10 ET
Nearly two out of three (63 percent) CIOs and information technology professionals report that there is a 'major IT transformation' underway in their organizations, driven largely by broader efforts to deliver added value, enhance business performance and increase security, according to a new survey by global consulting firm Protiviti  (www.protiviti.com/ITpriorities). The 2014 IT Priorities Survey found that the roles of CIOs and business-minded technology leaders continue to adapt to a broader scope of responsibilities, and are shifting further from supportive functions and more toward an integrated aspect of overall business strategy and operations.  (PRNewsFoto/Protiviti)

Nearly Two in Three Companies Are Undergoing a Major IT Transformation, According to New Survey from Protiviti

 Nearly two out of three (63 percent) CIOs andinformation technology professionals report that there is a "major IT transformation" underway in...

Feb 28, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Protiviti Promotes Andrew Clinton to Executive Vice President of International Operations

 Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has promoted Andrew Clinton to executive vice president and leader of the firm's...

Feb 25, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Protiviti Promotes Fourteen Leaders to Managing Director Positions

Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has promoted fourteen of its directors to the position of managing director. The new...

Feb 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Protiviti Webinar: Prevention of Data Breach in the Retail Industry

WHAT:            A webinar to discuss current data breach issues and best...

Feb 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Protiviti Webinar: Business Continuity - Trends, Challenges and Lessons Learned

WHAT:       A webinar to identify the key changes in business continuity management (BCM) for 2014....

Feb 10, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Independent Research Firm Cites Protiviti as a 'Strong Performer' in Governance, Risk and Compliance Platforms

 Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, was named a Strong Performer in "The Forrester Wave™: Governance, Risk, and...

Feb 05, 2014, 13:00 ET
New risk survey from NC State University ERM Initiative and Protiviti finds regulatory change tops list of risk concerns for companies across multiple industries. Board members and senior executives' concerns about strategic risks show largest year-over-year increase, according to 2014 study. Survey results point to need for updated assessment of risks within organizations today. Complimentary report plus infographic and benchmarking tool available at www.protiviti.com/toprisks.  (PRNewsFoto/Protiviti)

New Risk Survey from North Carolina State University ERM Initiative and Protiviti Finds Regulatory Change Tops List of Risk Concerns for Companies Across Multiple Industries

 Changes in the regulatory environment and heightened scrutiny by regulators rank at or near the top of risk concerns among corporate leaders...