Fusion Risk Management, Inc. (“Fusion”), a leading provider of business continuity and risk management software and services, today announced its Vice President of Customer Engagement, Tracey Forbes Rice, received the Industry Personality of the Year Award, Americas by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) for a third consecutive year. The Personality of the Year Award honors those who have brought a high level of value to the continuity and resilience industry over the past year, as well as those who serve as ambassadors of the business continuity discipline.
“This award is a special honor for me, and to receive it for the third time in a row is truly humbling! I am proud to be a part of such an amazing community that works hard to share experiences, advice, and information to help people, companies, and our worlds to be resilient.” Rice said. “Our industry is packed with talented and dedicated professionals, and I would not be anywhere without the mentors and peers who have given me guidance and inspiration throughout my career. This award is just as much theirs as it is mine.”
Rice joined the Fusion team in 2016 to lead customer engagement and brought with her more than 20 years of experience in business continuity, product development, and product management. Rice is also a dedicated member of the business continuity community, serving as a Board Member of the DRJ Editorial Advisory Board, Chairperson of the DRJ Career Development Committee, BCI Vice-Chair of the US Chapter Content Committee, and an active member of the Philadelphia Network of Women in Careers in Technology.
“Tracey is an invaluable member of our organization,” said Fusion CEO and Founder David Nolan. “The BCI has recognized her multiple times for good reason. She brings an immense amount of value to Fusion and takes it upon herself to help others in the industry grow in their own right. She’s not only an expert, but also a leader and we are very honored to have Tracey on the Fusion team.”
The Business Continuity Institute is a non-profit organization that sets guidelines, trains professionals, and gathers research for the business continuity industry. Previously, Rice was inducted as an Honorary Member of the Business Continuity Institute (MBCI) at the BCI World Conference in 2018. In addition, Fusion was inducted into the BCI Hall of Fame in 2017, which is reserved for people and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the industry and have won three BCI awards in the same category. Fusion won Continuity & Resilience Provider (Service/Product), Americas 2013, 2016, 2017 and Continuity & Resilience Provider Global 2016.
Fusion Risk Management is a leading industry provider of cloud-based software solutions for business continuity, integrated risk management, IT disaster recovery, and crisis and incident management. Its products and services take organizations beyond legacy solutions and empowers them to make data-driven decisions with a comprehensive and flexible approach through one system. Fusion and its team of experts are dedicated to helping companies achieve greater organizational resilience and mitigate risks within their businesses.
With over 8,000 members in more than 100 countries, BCI’s network of business continuity and resilience professionals help to keep the world’s organizations on track, no matter what happens. For more information, visit www.thebci.org.