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From The President's Desk: Positive News Abounds for BC Industry!

Written by  BOB ARNOLD Thursday, 19 April 2012 00:07

Having recently returned from our 46th conference, Spring World 2012, in Orlando, Fla., I want to take a few moments to reflect on some of the changes I witnessed occurring in the industry.For one, the crowd at this conference was much larger and much more focused on improving the business continuity industry.The economy during the past few years has been hard on travel and education budgets. DRJ has been fortunate to maintain a decent crowd at each conference. But this year, it was reminiscent of the glory days of business continuity when conferences were packed and new service providers were emerging daily.While I walked the halls of Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, I was amazed at how determined each attendee was to make the most of their experience. I think this was also a reflection of the recent reduction in budgets. Now that an attendee was able to get to a