16 December 2014 – Plan B has become an official Partner of the Business Continuity Institute (“BCI”).
Our new relationship provides excellent opportunities for us to network with our peers internationally and become more involved in this well-respected organisation to help build programmes in the region.The BCI works with organisations to raise the profile of Business Continuity Management and promote best practice. Their Corporate Partnership programme has been operating since 2007 and currently has over 100 Corporate Partners from across the globe.
“We are looking forward to getting more involved in the BCI’s programmes going forward,” says Juan van Tonder, Business Continuity Consultant, Plan B, “and encouraging Business Continuity best practice in New Zealand organisations.”
Plan B has attended and hosted regional BCI networking events through our individual members, and was short-listed for two BCI Australasia awards earlier this year.
About Plan B
Plan B was founded in the late 1990’s as Business Continuity New Zealand Limited and renamed Plan B in 2003. Plan B is New Zealand’s leading provider of comprehensive Business Continuity Services, looking after the needs of more than 500 of New Zealand’s leading organisations and most recognised brands.
Services include New Zealand-based cloud data backup, replication and recovery services, over 500 standby office seats nationwide, standby IT infrastructure-as-a-service, backup tape management, business continuity consulting and testing, data centre co-location, and server and system recovery testing (not simple file recoveries) for over 2,000 servers annually.
Headquartered on Auckland’s North Shore, Plan B has facilities in Mt Wellington and Albany (Auckland), Hamilton, Wellington and Christchurch.
Plan B’s Board of Directors include Gray Mathias (Chairman), Ian Forrester (Managing Director), Michael Stiassny and Andrew Bagnall. Plan B is privately owned by New Zealand-domiciled shareholders.
For more information, contact us on 0800 266 846.