There are eight Corporate Competencies that our organization has identified as essential to support an optimal business continuity program (BCP). The first seven address the key behaviors of the BC p…Read More
CEO & President
Scott Ream is a business continuity pioneer, leader, speaker, author and strategist. With over 30 years in IT support, business process design and consulting services, he has leveraged this experience in the design of Virtual Corporation’s innovative products and services. Scott created the Business Continuity Maturity Model® (BCMM®) together with assistance from a diverse continuity professional working team. Scott has a BAS in electrical engineering and entrepreneurial business development from the University of Pennsylvania; a combined undergraduate degree from the Moore School of Electrical Engineering and the Wharton School of Business.
Margaret Langsett has over 25 years’ experience in COOP, marketing, sales, methodology training, support & program content development. Margaret brings extensive executive experience to her role at Virtual Corporation by providing overall leadership including procurement & legal functions. Margaret was also the Project Manager for the creation of the Business Continuity Maturity Model®. As a frequent presenter on the BCMM®, Margaret has introduced & educated continuity professionals on the capabilities and use of the model. In addition, she has participated in the planning, development and delivery of tabletop exercises for conferences and clients.
Lance Stange, CBCI
Lance is a US Army veteran who has worked within the business continuity space for the past 10 years with mass notification and business continuity management (BCM) solution providers. Lance draws on his strong technical background & organizational resilience expertise throughout the sales process. He is an effective speaker, able to convey complex material at any level of an organization. He has responsibility to lead Virtual Corporation’s sales activities, coordinating involvement, where appropriate, of senior BC/DR consultants & Sustainable Planner technical resources. He is a subject matter expert in business continuity, methodologies, best practices, and organizational resilience program design.
Michelle comes to us with 20 years of experience as a proven marketing leader serving large corporations, non-profits, national associations, and tech start-ups. In some of her previous roles, she managed marketing and communications strategy for a $55M education investment network, created and managed go-to-market plans for software hardware and mobile apps with HP Inc., and built and managed a team for a brand-new volunteer travel abroad program directing all aspects of the business. She also has provided her expertise in business development and marketing through the Small Business Administration, Denver supporting local start-ups, where she is based.
VP, Professional Services
Prior to joining our team, Shane served in various leadership roles within business continuity and emergency management. Most recently, Shane was responsible for the creation and management of organizational resilience efforts for the retail pharmacy division of DaVita, a Fortune 200 renal services and healthcare company. Shane started his career in public health and led a team charged with developing bioterrorism response and mass prophylaxis plans for the CDC and local government. Shane is a CBCP and enjoys working with organizations that are starting their journey towards resiliency and want to make immediate and cost-effective impacts that reduce risk.