NAWBO Chicago - Northwest Connects | NAWBO

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

Cybersecurity and Your Company

Your Employees Are Costing You Millions of Dollars and You May Not Even Be Aware!

  • The FBI reported a 300% increase in the number of cybercrime cases during COVID-19. Source 1

  • There is a hacker attack every 39 seconds. Source 2

  • Business email compromise earned hackers $1.3 billion in a year. Source 3

These cybersecurity statistics are just the tip of the iceberg and they are expected to rise dramatically in 2021.

Join us as IT veteran Laura Barker discusses cybersecurity threats, costs involved, measures you can take to prevent against hackers, and what you should be doing today to secure your business.

Attendees will have access to a 30-Item Checklist for determining their level of security within their organization.

Laura Barker is co-founder of BridgePoint Technologies, a Chicago-based Information Technology and Managed Services firm. Laura has spent her career in the Information Technology field, first as a programmer, then manager, then owner of annually recognized Inc. 5000’s fasting growing company, BridgePoint. Laura is a published author and national speaker on technology topics such as mobile development, cybersecurity, tech project dynamics, and tech financial planning.

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