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 BUSINESS CONTINUITY - BCP
   Risk Management & Security Consultants
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CRAIG O. THOMPSON
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING / COOP / FPC-65 TRAINING
-- DISASTER RECOVERY PLANNING (BCP/DRP) CONSULTANT
-- BUSINESS VENTURE & SUCCESSION PLAN COMPONENTS

-- KEYNOTE SPEAKER / WORKSHOP LEADER & TRAINER
-- COUNTER-TERRORISM  EXPERT / AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR


JIM CUTRELL
--
CERTIFIED, PROFESSIONAL SECURITY TRAINING
-- CERTIFIED
LIFE-SAFETY TRAINING
-- BUSINESS EXECUTIVE & DIGNITARY PERSONAL PROTECTION TRAINER
-- CELEBRITY PERSONAL PROTECTION TRAINER


"We want first-responders to be our first heros,
not our first martyrs..."

Craig O. Thompson, Keynote --"The Terrorist Cell Game" August 11, 2001


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  • BUSINESS CONTINUITY CONSULTANT

  • BCP COMPONENTS FOR START-UP BUSINESS PLANS & VENTURE CAPITAL PRESENTATIONS

  • WORKSHOPS & KEYNOTES

  • NEIGHBORHOOD DISASTER PREPAREDNESS PROGRAMS

  • BIOLOGICAL EVENT PREPAREDNESS

    Graduate: Northern Arizona University
       Bachelors & Masters in Education
         Minor:
    Political Science


  • Nine plus years thorough experience, knowledge, and understanding of current Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery techniques for SMBs (including natural & man-made disasters)
    • Business continuity planning and management
    • Disaster recovery assessment, planning and response
    • Board Member/Shareholder/Stakeholder Risk vs. ROI
    • Executive and Senior-level Management "buy-in"
    • Risk evaluation and business impact analysis
    • Critical business process analysis
    • BCP strategies development
    • Emergency response and operations
    • Testing, evaluating, updating and maintaining BCPs
    • Crisis communication planning
    • "Common carrier" emergency communications techniques
    • Alternative site and IT redundancy planning
    • Hot, warm and cold site selection
    • Securing LAN, WAN, and WiFi network technologies for IT and Business Units
    • Cooperative community agency planning and agreements
    • CERT and "3-Steps" Plans for Businesses and Communities
    • HR responsibilities for disaster planning
    • Corporate sponsorship of 1st Responder and Medical Community / Public Health needs
    • BCP components for Business Start-ups and Private Venture Capital Presentations

  • 17 years research and writings on terrorism and CBRNE (Chemmical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear & Explosives) warfare -- "Asymmetric Warfare"

  • Workshop/Seminar leader in Biowarfare in the Workplace and other timely subjects
  • Excellent project interface/management and communication skills

  • Craig's goal is to help citizens and businesses better understand challenges they face from terrorism, and--through advance business continuity planning--to help businesses and communities reduce economic losses, damage to property, deaths, injuries, and human suffering caused by natural and man-made disasters.
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Craig Thompson provides Keynotes and Workshops for:

  • Conferences
  • Trade Shows
  • Executive Retreats
  • Professional Groups
  • Corporate Gatherings
  • College & University Programs
  • Communities & Neighborhoods

PARTIAL LIST OF CREDENTIALS:

  • Communications Director: International Association for Counterterrorism and Security Professionals

  • Member: Association of Contigency Planners International

  • Member: Institute for Business & Home Safety

  • Twenty-eight years business owner, keynoter, consultant, writer

  • 18 years research and writings about counter-terrorism

  • Professional Workshop /Seminar Leader

  • ABC Radio terrorism correspondent for WMAL, Washington, DC; CBS Radio expert for WSMB, New Orleans; and many other media outlets

  • Countless radio/television and print media interviews, worldwide, since the ATTACK ON AMERICA and during the War on Terror

  • Member/Support: International Platform Association; Washington Independent Writers (past Board of Directors); Project: Vote Smart; Support: Nuclear Threat Initiative and Business Executives for National Security

  • Highly successful president of international marketing firm and publishing company

  • Featured author on "Decision Making" in the published anthology, Star Spangled Speakers

  • Author of award-winning, historical suspense-thriller, OMAR: A Novel, and the upcoming non-fiction books, The Terrorist Cell Game and 8 Principles of a Business Continuity Plan: How to Capture & Protect The Soul, Spirit And Integrity Of Your Business

  • Winner: International Benjamin Franklin Silver Award, "Best New Voice--Fiction," for OMAR: A Novel on Global Terrorism

  • Past-President of two regional trade associations

  • Member: American Bookseller Association; American Library Association; Publishers Marketing Association; North American Bookdealers Exchange

  • First 18 year-old to volunteer and serve in the U.S. Peace Corps (Project Ceylon)

  • Nominated to the Carnegie Hero Foundation for "courage in the rescue of accident victims"

  • Speaker, U.S. State Department, Conference of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers--at the request of the Vice President of the United States

  • Producer/Artistic Director, Lucille Ball Studio Theater

  • Post-Production Office Manager, Desilu/Paramount Television

  • Co-director, Navajo-Hawaii Cultural Exchange...a program that was later honored in Congress and recognized twice in the U.S. Congressional Record

  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest (24th and 25th Editions) and Who's Who in Entertainment

 


About Craig O. Thompson:
A captivating and high-energy platform speaker, consultant and educator, Craig O. Thompson offers his insights through serious, lively --and always stimulating--presentations at national conventions, seminars and "getting-down-to-business" workshops. Customized, content-oriented subjects range from terrorism and CBRNE warfare (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives) to how to protect our businesses, families, communities, and infrastructure. Thompson also presents motivational, time-management, and decision-making keynotes, workshops, and seminars for business leaders, educators, and other professionals. Or he will speak of the subject of writing a book, as he provides advice for budding writers.

Thompson has been featured monthly as a speaker/author in the bi-weekly Radio/Television Interview Report magazine...considered the bible for over 5000 savvy talk-show hosts and producers across the country. He has been a talk-show guest on international media outlets, and "coast-to-coast" from New York to Los Angeles--many talk-show interviews lasting as much as three hours or more. In addition to numerous regional and nationally syndicated radio interview appearances, his keynote speech, titled "The Terrorist Cell Game," has been featured on C-SPAN multiple times.

Craig O. Thompson's goal is to help clients, businesses and communities reduce economic losses, damage to property, deaths, injuries, and human suffering caused by natural and man-made disasters. And he is able to motivate and train participants in a manner that is conducive to the client's objectives, while maintaining a relaxed, yet informative, setting.


CONTACT US AT:

BusinessContinuityBCP.com

P.O. Box 503, Greenwood IN 46142-0503
(317) 535-3705 (Voice or Fax)

Email:
info@BusinessContinuityBCP.com

Craig O. Thompson is Also Represented by:
Admire Entertainment, Inc. - 877-236-4738 (Colleges/Universities)

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