Fraud & Risk Management ~ Best Practices for Prevention
October 24, 2017
Chippewa Valley Regional Airport
3800 Starr Avenue, Eau Claire, WI
$15, to attend which includes lunch
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EVENT SPONSOR: Associated Bank
The risk of business fraud is higher today than ever! It is a challenge for businesses to monitor the increasingly sophisticated fraud tactics of these criminals, knowledge and awareness is the strongest defense against these scams! With this in mind the CCEDC and Associated Bank have team up to provide a fraud prevention event to discuss this important topic. During the session Associated Bank representatives from Treasury Management, IT, and Merchant Services will be providing insight and strategies to protect your business from fraud and scams. Plan to attend and learn ways to identify and prevent fraud at your company
About the Presenters:
Paul Berning is a Business Consultant with Associated Merchant and is dedicated to all four Associated Bank branches in the Chippewa Valley. Paul’s role is to find technology solutions for Associated Bank Business clients and make sure they are EMV and PCI compliant for accepting payments.
Having owned and sold his own businesses in the past, his passion is helping small business stay ahead of the curve in technology, nurture their growth, and make sure that they are secure in today's digital era.
Gretchen Hudacek is the President of the Chippewa Valley Community Market for Associated Bank. Prior to this Gretchen served as a Community Leader and a Senior Commercial Relationship Manager with Associated. Gretchen holds a Masters of International Management from the University of St. Thomas as well as a Bachelors of Administration from Gustavus Adolphus College. Gretchen has also held leadership roles with the United Way of Greater Eau Claire, Eau Claire Economic Development Corporation, Downtown Eau Claire, the Chippewa Valley Symphony, the Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce, as well as many other non-profit organizations.
Phil Jensen is a Relationship Banker with Associated Bank, based at the Regis Court Office. Phil works with his customers to deliver customized and comprehensive financial solutions. Phil specializes in educating his colleagues and customers in a broad range of digital solutions including online and mobile banking, digital payment solutions, and personal information security. Active in the community, Phil is a member of the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce and volunteers with Junior Achievement and Real Life Academy.