President and Founder
Frank Perlmutter (CBCP, MBCI) has played a dynamic role in business continuity for over 20 years. He is the architect of ResilienceONE® business continuity planning and risk management software, a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning Software every year.
His BCP Genome™ ensures compliance with industry standards for ResilienceONE users; improving risk evaluation, business impact analysis, strategy, response, implementation, documentation, and communications while lowering costs. As a consultant, Frank raises awareness with training, exercises, and whitepapers that reach thousands of business continuity professionals. His insights also drove a Fortune article on approaches to business continuity and risk management.
Frank's hands-on experience includes roles as Manager of Disaster Recovery/Continuity of Operations Planning for the U.S. Department of the Treasury and as a Senior Information Technology Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Ernst & Young.
As a nationally recognized speaker on BCP, Frank has long been an advocate for raising the profile and relevance of BC professionals. Among his scores of professionally delivered Webinars, his "Be a Better Planner" series stands out for its insight and practical examples on how BC professionals can upgrade their efficiency and relevance within an organization—regardless of the BCP software or methodology they use. Frank graduated Magna cum Laude with his BSBA from American University in Washington, DC.