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Pandemic Lessons for Disaster Recovery Plans

Posted August 12, 2020 by in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

It’s hard to believe that more than six months have passed since we had our first COVID-19 preparedness meeting. Clients began reaching out to Mail-Gard about their disaster recovery plans in late February after officials from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes  […]

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Disaster Recovery Tabletop Exercises Help Close Gaps Before a Disaster

Posted November 15, 2019 by in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

From a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BC/DR) perspective, one of the most effective means of ensuring a strong, actionable plan is to regularly conduct tabletop exercise scenarios for business continuity. A tabletop test, business continuity planning (BCP) test, or disaster recovery tabletop exercise is a scheduled event …

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DRJ Fall 2019: Disaster Recovery Resiliency in an Uncertain World

Posted September 11, 2019 by in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

As a long-time member of the Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BC/DR) industry, Mail-Gard finds great value and an important sense of community among our BC/DR peers. One of those valuable partnerships is with the team at Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ), and we have a long history of exhibiting at their biannual conferences […]

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As Three Executives Receive Promotions, We’re Wishing a Fond Farewell to Our Long-Time President & CFO

Posted July 23, 2019 by in Announcements, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Change is a constant at IWCO Direct. Today, we proudly announced three well-deserved promotions within our leadership team, and also announced Joe Morrison has retired as president and CFO. Joe will be sorely missed. First, let’s review the exciting news. Jake Hertel, who has been vice president of finance since 2012, has been promoted to executive vice president and CFO [...]

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America’s Most Common Natural Disasters Don’t Need to Stop Your Print and Mail Operations

Posted May 1, 2019 by in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Spring has finally arrived and we are quickly turning towards summer. The news stories have already begun regarding the approach of hurricane season and how to get ready for another wild summer of extreme weather. Of course, depending on where you live and work, hurricane season may translate into tornado season for the Midwest or  […]

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Disaster Recovery Planning Resolutions for 2019 – IWCO Direct

Resolutions You Can Keep in 2019—Both at Home and in Your Disaster Recovery Planning

Posted January 9, 2019 by in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

It’s practically impossible to begin the New Year without thinking about some resolutions. While setting goals for the new year is pretty common for most of us, so are the results—we may consider them worthy endeavors, but they’re too hard to keep. Perhaps it’s time to reconsider these grand resolutions, and look at them more  […]

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IWCO Direct Welcomes Sarah Corrigan as Senior Vice President Human Resources/Environment Health and SafetyLearn More
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