BOLDplanning Inc., the leader in online solutions for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) and Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), announced today the addition of Rick Wimberly to its team as Chief Operating Officer.
Wimberly has been involved with public safety and business continuity products and services for over twenty-five years. He has held consulting, management, marketing, sales and other pioneering roles with several leading companies. Most recently, he served as President of Galain Solutions Inc., which provides emergency alert consulting and government market development services.
Fulton Wold, President of BOLDplanning said, “Rick’s background in closely related businesses is extraordinary. He will be a strong asset in our quest to constantly provide top-flight service to our emergency management and business continuity customers.”
Wimberly said, “BOLDplanning’s commitment to customer service and innovation to serve government, healthcare, education, and business was a strong lure for me. To say I’m excited is an understatement.”
In addition to his work with public safety and business continuity, Wimberly is active in education endeavors. He is Tennessee Chairman of Destination Imagination, a creative problem-solving program for students. He also serves on the Board of Education for Williamson County (Tennessee), one of the top performing public school systems of its size in the nation.
Wimberly writes regularly on public safety technology for Emergency Management magazine and serves on committees and panels related to emergency alerting. He is co-author of the book Seven Myths of Selling to Government.
About BOLDplanning Inc.
4515 Harding Pike #325
Nashville, Tennessee 37205
BOLDplanning Inc. is the leading developer of online software for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP), Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Hazard Mitigation. Its comprehensive online system walks planners through each step of the continuity and emergency planning process, becoming the central resource for an organization’s plan development, training and on-going maintenance. Its support team is unrivaled in its knowledge, experience and planning certifications.
The BOLDplanning approach provides an unparalleled platform for both the public and private sector, making the critical process of contingency planning easy and efficient. Currently, BOLDplanning is the solution of choice for more than 7,500 organizations.