Community Impact

Community Impact During the Pandemic

This is Our Sweet Spot If there’s a silver lining to be found in the pandemic, it’s that it has underscored the innate good in people. This was evident in the outpouring of support from both an individual and corporate level. It was clear when google shared that the phrase ‘How to Help Others” was […]

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COVID-19 Funding for the Public Sector: What’s Left?

By Brooke Willemstyn, Associate Consultant When the CARES Act passed on March 27, 2020, an impressive $2 trillion became steadily available as federal relief and stimulus trickled out to the American people. Rampant discussion has followed the publication of these 800+ pages in attempts to simplify and guide the country toward all the opportunities to secure pieces of these funds; however, much of this discussion has been as […]

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Cybersecurity in the Age of COVID-19

Cybersecurity in the Age of COVID-19

On Friday May 22nd, at 3 pm, Impact Maker’s Chris Tignor, CISO & Practice Lead of Cybersecurity & Risk Management, will be speaking in a panel discussion on Cybersecurity in the Age of COVID-19: Working from Home. Don’t miss this chance to learn what cybersecurity professionals are most concerned about in the Next Normal. With […]

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AWS Public Data Lake

AWS Public Data Lake of COVID-19 Datasets

It’s great to see that a team at AWS has made COVID-19 datasets readily available to the public (read here for detailed information). The datasets are accessible from a public S3 bucket to anyone with an AWS account. For healthcare providers and payers that want to begin or enhance their analytical efforts around the coronavirus […]

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How to be Successful with Remote Agile Delivery

How to Be Successful with Remote Agile Delivery

A key principle of Agile is that the most effective and efficient method of conveying information to and within a development team is through face-to-face conversation. However, what happens when co-location is no longer an option? We understand maintaining delivery agility when your workforce is running remote Agile is critical to your business success. Unfortunately, […]

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AWS cloud migration for insurance company case study

Case Study: AWS Cloud Migration for Insurance Company

Our client is cloud-ready thanks to collaboration on a cloud foundation, migration plan and sustainability framework. Kinsale Insurance Company is an excess and surplus lines insurance company specializing in hard-to-place property, casualty, and specialty risks. They have experienced significant growth since inception and their proprietary technology drives efficiency and expense advantages in the market. Challenge […]

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Impact Makers on the My Career Fit Podcast on Alexa

Impact Makers on the My Career Fit Podcast

If you want to learn more about Impact Makers or you’re in the job market, check out the podcast MyCareerFit. You can follow My Career Fit on Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. It’s the first employer-branded, job-search voice assistant. Launch either the Alexa Skill or Google Assistant Action and say “Tell me about Impact Makers” […]

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Impact Makers looks to the future newspaper feature

Metro Business: Impact Makers looks to the future

The Richmond Times-Dispatch recently featured Impact Makers in the Metro Business section: Impact Makers looks to the future: ‘The model has never been stronger’. John Reid Blackwell interviewed CEO Lewis Broome about the consulting firm’s strategy looking ahead and the positive results that we have been achieving for our clients. “The company continues to attract […]

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Decoding SOC Reporting Blog, People Summiting a Mountain

Leveraging SOC Reports

Part 3 of 3: How to Review SOC Reports for More Business Value By Zachary Ugol, Risk Management Consultant We have been discussing System and Organization Controls (SOC) reports and how they can be a used to establish and maintain trust between service providers and their customers.  In our first blog, we covered a basic […]

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