EWF Announces Markel as a New Corporate Benefactor
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Posted by: Mary Wei
The EWF Announces Markel as a New Corporate Benefactor
Markel joins as a new corporate benefactor of the EWF and participation in its 17th Annual EWF National Conference
The Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security Risk Management & Privacy (EWF) announces the Markel Corporation joining as a corporate benefactor. Corporate Benefactors support the EWF’s community 365 days a year, enabling the EWF to continue their mission of attracting, developing and advancing women in information security, cybersecurity and privacy fields through education, leadership, development and the creation of trusted relationships.
“The EWF is thrilled to have the Markel Corporation join as a corporate benefactor,” said Lynn Terwoerds, EWF Executive Director. “We are thankful for Markel’s partnership and commitment to the EWF’s mission, as well as women and diversity everywhere.”
The Markel Corporation will partner with the EWF by developing women leaders through their National Conference, mentorship and leadership programs, regional meetings, and networking events. This year marks the 17th Annual EWF National Conference: “Driving Digital Transformation" that took place October 15-17 at the Hyatt Regency in Scottsdale, Arizona. The EWF National Conference provides an exclusive opportunity to personally interact with more than 500 global thought leaders.
“We are excited about our partnership with EWF in supporting their mission to develop women leaders and help them succeed in the cybersecurity field,” said Sue Davies, Chief Human Resources Officer, Markel Corporation. “Markel is committed to diversity and inclusion, and our foundation is built on guiding and empowering our employees through education, development, networking, and support. By working with EWF, we can expand on these efforts with our employees and the industry.”
About the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy
Founded in 2002, the Executive Women’s Forum on Information Security, Risk Management & Privacy (EWF) is the largest member organization dedicated to engaging, advancing and developing women leaders in Cybersecurity, IT Risk Management, Governance Risk & Compliance and Privacy. The EWF serves emerging leaders as well as the most prominent and influential women in our field by facilitating programs and events throughout the year, including a National Conference, regional meetings, leadership development, and mentorship programs as well as interaction with global thought leaders through an online community. For more information, visit http://www.ewf-usa.com
About Markel Corporation
Markel Corporation is a diverse financial holding company serving a variety of niche markets. The Company's principal business markets and underwrites specialty insurance products. In each of the Company's businesses, it seeks to provide quality products and excellent customer service so that it can be a market leader. The financial goals of the Company are to earn consistent underwriting and operating profits and superior investment returns to build shareholder value. Visit Markel Corporation on the web at http://www.markel.com.
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