For Want of a Nail: Are You Really Prepared?

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – September 22, 2019 – MHA Consulting, Inc. (MHA), a leader in Business Continuity Planning, announced that its next webinar, For Want of a Nail: Are You Really Prepared?, scheduled for November 13, 2019, will feature industry expert Richard Long, Senior Advisory Consultant at MHA Consulting. Richard will be discussing how to look at a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Program objectively to understand the difference between having plans and being fully prepared. Join us for a stimulating discussion on this important topic.

“Any competent business continuity and resilience plan must include a thorough understanding of how those plans will be executed,” said Richard Long. “I am looking forward to this opportunity to share some advice on how to bridge the gap between having plans and being fully prepared.”


We often see companies devise excellent strategies for their business continuity and IT/disaster recovery planning but meet with failure in practice due to small lapses and gaps in their BC execution.

In this webinar, we’ll discuss the importance of being meticulous in executing your BC and IT/DR plans and share some tips to help you avoid losing your kingdom for want of a nail.

Date & Time:  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 – 2 pm Eastern/ Noon Arizona / 11 am Pacific

About Our Presenter: Richard Long is one of MHA’s practice team leaders for Technology and Disaster Recovery related engagements. He has been responsible for the successful execution of MHA business continuity and disaster recovery engagements in industries such as Energy & Utilities, Government Services, Healthcare, Insurance, Risk Management, Travel & Entertainment, Consumer Products, and Education. Prior to joining MHA, Richard held Senior IT Director positions at PetSmart (NASDAQ: PETM) and Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) and has been a senior leader across all disciplines of IT. He has successfully led international and domestic disaster recovery, technology assessment, crisis management, and risk mitigation engagements.

About MHA: A privately held company located in Phoenix, Arizona, MHA is a proven leader in Business Continuity Planning, Disaster Recovery Planning, IT best practices, and data center moves. Since 1999, we have helped protect trillions of dollars in global-market assets across an expansive range of companies and industries in the United States and abroad. MHA provides Business Continuity Management services that offer solutions that assist organizations with the analysis, development, implementation, and ongoing performance of plans that ensure the availability of critical business processes and Information Technology systems. We assist our clients in maintaining continuous operation of their critical business processes and IT resources – as well as meeting compliance requirements, reducing risk, and instilling investor confidence – all through effective and efficient continuity planning and execution.

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