Firestorm COO Hart Brown Keynotes at TechSec Solutions

February 18, 2018

Are you attending #TechSec? Firestorm COO Hart S. Brown is Day 2 #Keynote – In his keynote, Hart will share his wealth of knowledge to help attendees understand financial risk and what that means from a cybersecurity and insurance perspective. As an ethical hacker, Brown will also provide some eye-opening and hands-on demonstrations and education […]

Firestorm CSO Interviewed following Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Violence

February 17, 2018

Following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Firestorm CSO, Jason Russell, spoke with multiple media outlets to educate the public on identifying behaviors of concern and preventing future tragedies. Ex-Secret Service agent discusses steps schools can take to prevent tragedy Source: Fox17 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.– The tragedy unfolding in Parkland, Fla. is impacting the […]

Firestorm COO Featured on Cover of IRL Magazine

February 7, 2018

Firestorm COO Hart Brown’s article on the “Why” of a recent NOAA study defining 2017 as the costliest year to-date is featured on the cover of the Insurance Research Letter for February 2018. According to the NOAA data, 2017 became the costliest year to date, surpassing 2005, the year of Hurricane Katrina. Previously, 2005 topped […]

The 7th Edition – Event Impact Management Study is now OPEN

January 10, 2018

7th Edition – Event Impact Management Study BC Management, an international recruitment and research company focused exclusively on the business continuity industry, is now a member of the Firestorm family. The 7th edition Event Impact Study, is live until January 22 and will be used to assess how organizations prepare for events as well as […]

Firestorm COO Hart Brown featured on TMIB Podcast on Crisis Management

December 27, 2017

This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news. TMIB is made available on the last Wednesday of every month on their website, and on Apple and Droid podcast apps for your listening enjoyment. Join TMIB on your commute or at your desk. Host: Sharon […]

Firestorm Releases Annual The Year in Crisis 2017 Infographic

December 7, 2017

Over the course of the year, hundreds of crises have occurred spanning workplace violence, terrorism, cyberattacks and natural disasters. Firestorm reviews the past year in a stunning infographic detailing 2017 crises. Visit the Firestorm website to download The Year in Crisis 2017 Firestorm®, a Novume™ company, is America’s Crisis Coach® Since 2005, Firestorm has assisted clients […]

Firestorm COO: Active Shooter: Preparing for the worst day of your life

November 20, 2017

Firestorm COO Hart Brown appears in an article by Paul K. Harral ( for the Fort Worth Business Press on Active Shooter events, insurance, and spotting behaviors of concern before an event. “From a social perspective, we’re lowering the barrier for people to actually conduct these acts, which is why we’re seeing more and more, […]

Novume President and Firestorm Founder Discusses Predictive Technology Tools

November 7, 2017

Technology is increasingly being used in efforts to mitigate and respond to active-assailant exposures. Harry Rhulen, Novume President and Co-Founder of Crisis Management firm Firestorm, contributes to this Business Insurance article by Matthew Lerner: Technology a reliable partner in prediction “There are tools out there that allow you to crawl through the data,” looking for […]

Renowned Crisis Expert Responds to Las Vegas Shooting Crisis Communication Questions

November 1, 2017

Crisis Management firm Firestorm, a Novume Company, recently featured an interview with nationally recognized crisis expert, Firestorm Expert Council member and Visiting Professor at Lipscomb University, Dr. Robert Chandler. Through a series of questions, the interview approaches the analysis of the crisis communication response of the Mandalay Bay Resort following the deadly October 1 shooting […]

Firestorm COO Examines Crisis Planning Gaps on D.C. Television Broadcast

October 23, 2017

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, The Bridge television show (a Novume company Media business), examined the gaps that exist in planning for any crisis, and the effectiveness of executing the response. Show host Jim McCarthy drills down on this and other lessons learned regarding emergency planning and insurance issues with Hart Brown, […]