Latest Tom Ridge Stories

2011-08-09 07:15:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pace Global Energy Services announces the appointment of Tom Ridge, the nation's first secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, to the company's board of advisors. Pace Global is a leading energy consulting and management company, helping organizations maximize value and manage risk in today's complex energy and environmental markets. For more than 35 years and in over 60 countries, Pace Global has worked closely with clients to...

2010-10-19 01:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ridge Global, an international provider of security and risk management services, today announced the appointment of Amit Yoran, CEO of Netwitness Corporation, to the company's board of advisors. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081217/NE52933LOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081217/NE52933LOGO) "Amit Yoran brings exceptional skills, insights and experience to the areas of cybersecurity, risk management and...

2010-09-28 13:33:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to findings of a recent survey conducted by Deloitte and the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO), "State Governments at risk: A Call to Secure Citizen Data and Inspire Public Trust," state governments, as custodians of the most comprehensive collection of citizens' Personally Identifiable Information (PII), must make cybersecurity a top priority now. The Deloitte-NASCIO cybersecurity study finds that...

2010-09-17 11:35:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- What can corporate America and government agencies tasked with protecting the nation learn from each other? At the invitation-only American Security Challenge (ASC), a gathering of government and corporate leaders, entrepreneurs and investors focused on national security, attendees will have a window into the similarities of threats to government and corporate interests as well as the array of threat-mitigating technology solutions currently deployed...

2010-09-08 07:35:00

BELMONT, Mass., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Tamper Proof Container Systems (TPCS), a Massachusetts-based security technology solutions provider, specializing in the areas of port and container security, pipeline and infrastructure security, and nuclear non-proliferation efforts, has named Tom Ridge, president and CEO of Ridge Global, an international risk management and security firm, to its Board of Directors. The two companies will combine Ridge Global's world-class expertise in security and...

2010-07-07 14:01:00

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new video series from Deloitte offers unique insights and strategies to help the 2010 gubernatorial candidates prepare to tackle the toughest problems facing state governments. Deloitte senior advisors and industry leaders, such as former Pennsylvania Governor and Secretary of Homeland Security, Tom Ridge, now a senior advisor to Deloitte's state government practice; Wade Horn, Ph.D., former Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of...

2010-06-01 01:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Global, an international provider of security and risk management services, today announced the appointment of Jocelyn Gamble as Director of Client Management. "Jocelyn Gamble brings a highly regarded background in account planning, issue analyses and business development," said Tom Ridge, president and CEO of Ridge Global. "Her expertise will help us to continue to identify and develop highly customized opportunities for our clients' advancement...

2010-04-20 01:00:00

WASHINGTON and KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Global and Prism eSolutions (Prism) have created a strategic alliance to offer enterprise risk management services to the private and public sector markets. Ridge Global, an international security firm led by Tom Ridge, the first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and former governor of Pennsylvania, and Prism, a market leader in quality management software solutions, will offer a broad suite of services including...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'