VTM Group is celebrating our 20th anniversary! That's right, 20 years ago - August 1995 - our founder, Rich Baek, opened the doors to VTM, Inc. What began as a niche events marketing firm has grown into a full service association management company offering a range of support for high-tech associations. From compliance and certification efforts to strategic communications and association management services, we offer it all. To mark the occasion, I sat down with Rich to learn more about the evolution of VTM over the years. A full transcript of the interview is below.
A single case of fraud can be devastating to any organization regardless of size or corporate model. Most frauds go undetected for a number of years—the average being 18 months before detection—which results in a greater impact to your organization with often far reaching and lasting effects.
According to the 2014 Report to Nations produced by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE):