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Business Security Forum held at University of Rio Grande

By Patrick Dengel, OSU - Rio Grande Collaboration Coordinator/Business Development Specialist
On March 16, 2016, a Business Security Forum was held at the University of Rio Grande.  This Educational program was sponsored in part by Ohio Valley Bank, The Ohio State University South Centers, OSU-OARDC and OSU Extension Programs, and University of Rio Grande & Rio Grande Community College.  
Participants were welcomed by Dr. Michelle Johnston, President of the University of Rio Grande & Rio Grande Community College.  We were pleased to have staff members from State of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office on campus to be a part of this program.  
In addition to the live presentations of the speakers, all presentations were individually recorded to be shown on the Rio Grande Cable Access (Time-Warner Channel 17) Educational TV as well as on Blog Talk Radio in the near future.  During March and April, these pre-recorded shows have been shown at different times on the OSU-RIO Collaboration TV/radio programs.  All programs are archived on the URG or OSU YouTube Channel and Radio Shows.
Listed to the right is an overview of the presenters. Full YouTube and Internet Radio Addresses will be available when they are aired on the channel Broadcasts.
Presenters included:
Introduction to Business Forum with Dr. Michelle Johnston and Attorney General Mike DeWine. Radio: 
Ryan Lippe, Consumer Educator, Consumer Protection Section Office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine - Ryan discussed Fraud Prevention and awareness of Cyber Scams.  Ryan Lippe is a Consumer Educator for Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s Consumer Protection Section. As a consumer educator, Ryan conducts presentations to groups across the state to teach Ohioans about their rights and how to avoid scams.  Radio: 
Gabe U. Stewart, CISSP, CRISC AVP/CISO, Ohio Valley Bank - Gabe discussed cyber security measures in the banking world.  Gabe is the Chief Information Security Officer at the Ohio Valley Bank and has nearly twenty years of banking IT experience, the last 14 specifically in IT Security. Radio:
Thomas E. Saunders, Attorney-at-Law Law Office of Thomas E. Saunders - Thomas discussed legal aspects in keeping personal information and assets protected.  Thomas attended Capital University Law School and graduated cum laude with his J.D. in 2013.  Thomas was a class representative in the Student Bar Association. During one summer of law school, Thomas attended classes at the University of Oxford in the U.K., through a program with the Ohio State University’s Mortiz College of Law.  Radio:
Scott Borden, Chief of Police University of Rio Grande Police - Scott discussed how to keep safe on and off campus.  Scott started in law enforcement in 1978 as a cadet for the Ohio State Highway Patrol at the Xenia post.  During his career with the State Highway Patrol, Scott earned numerous awards. Scott ended his Ohio State Highway Patrol career in 2001, after almost 33 years and has been the University of Rio Grande Campus Police Chief for five years.