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Wesley Bricker Named SEC Chief Accountant; Mary Jo White Comments

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The Securities and Exchange Commission has appointed Wesley Bricker, interim chief accountant at SEC, to the position on a full-basis as successor to the retiring James Schnurr. SEC said Tuesday the Bricker will head the Office of the Chief Accountant and serve as the commission’s principal adviser on accounting and auditing matters under …

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Marc Panucci Named SEC Deputy Chief Accountant; Wesley Bricker Comments

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Marc Panucci, a partner at PwC‘s national professional services group, has been named deputy chief accountant of the Securities and Exchange Commission. SEC said Wednesday Panucci will lead its professional practice group’s activities and oversee tasks of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. He worked at SEC as senior associate chief accountant from 2007 to 2010 …

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Baldrige Program, NIST to Develop Assessment Tool for Cyber Risk Management Programs

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The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program has teamed up with the National Institute of Standards and Technology to create a tool designed to help organizations evaluate their cybersecurity risk management initiatives. The Baldrige program proposed the Baldrige Cybersecurity Excellence Builder platform in compliance with NIST’s Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, …

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Former Census CTO Avi Bender Joins Commerce Dept as National Technical Information Service Head

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Avi Bender, former chief technology officer for the U.S. Census Bureau, has been appointed to lead the Commerce Department‘s National Technical Information Service that distributes federal science and engineering information and data. Commerce said Monday Bender has played a role in the Census Bureau’s modernization efforts and has previous executive leadership experience from other federal agencies …

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