PlanB Consulting News

We're Finalists at the CIR Awards!

14 MARCH 2019 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

PlanB Consulting are proud to announce that our Senior Consultant, Gillian Logie, has been shortlisted for Adviser of the Year at the CIR Magazine Business Continuity Awards 2019. Gillian, who joined PlanB in 2017, has been an integral part of our consultancy team and we're delighted to see her hard work recognised. Her success follows our achievement...

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Thank you, BCI UAE Forum!

28 FEBRUARY 2019 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Our Director, Charlie Maclean-Bristol, attended the Business Continuity Institute's UAE Forum in Abu Dhabi. The event was hosted graciously by Emirate Steel. As well as fantastic discussion around the industry in the Middle East, there were fantastic presentations for the attendees to engage with and reflect on. The main speaker of the night was Ton...

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Building a Resilient Scotland in 2019

20 FEBRUARY 2019 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

We were delighted to exhibit at the Resilient Scotland 2019 conference, hosted by Scottish Continuity. The event was an incredible success, with exhibitors from across the UK and beyond showcasing how together we can help build a more resilient Scotland. Over 200 delegates attended the conference held at the stunning Dynamic Earth venue in Edinburgh, enjo...

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We're Hiring!

21 JANUARY 2019 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

We're on the lookout for either a Consultant or Senior Consultant to join our energetic team at our headquarters in Glasgow, UK. With flexible working arrangements and a supportive, hard working team alongside you, we're offering the chance to make a real difference in organisations worldwide. Our consultants travel the world, offering first clas...

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Seminar Success at BCI World 2018

13 NOVEMBER 2018 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Last week, our Principal Consultant Ewan Donald hosted one of the first Exhibition Seminars at BCI World 2018. Over 50 people attended his session, 'Ready to Respond: Lessons from the North Sea Oil & Gas Industry', which reflected on his experiences responding to serious incidents as a Control Room Operator, Crisis & Continuity Management Adv...

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Life's a Beach at BCI World 2018!

07 NOVEMBER 2018 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Our annual themed appearance at BCI World 2018 made quite the splash as we brought the seaside to Hammersmith, London! Complete with deckchairs, a lifebuoy, hoopla and our good friends at BCTraining, our BC Life-cycle-guards (see what we did there?) helped showcase our talent for keeping businesses afloat when faced with a disruption. Thanks to all of those ...

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Charlie Featured on the Invincible Brand Podcast

16 OCTOBER 2018 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Our Director, Charlie Maclean-Bristol, joined renowned crisis management keynote speaker and author, Melissa Agnes, to discuss how organisations can make sure they’re partnering with the right professionals for their company’s crisis ready needs. The podcast explores: Thoughts on how to make sure you are an “informed buyer”, when sho...

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#crisis - Social Media in Incident Response Event

31 AUGUST 2018 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Using our award-winning Media Incident Training Simulator, we held an interactive workshop at Glasgow Caledonian University to demonstrate how social media can impact incident response. Yesterday, PlanB Consulting held a learning event in partnership with Scottish Continuity on the impact social media has had on how organisations respond to an inciden...

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PlanB Sponsored the Coll Half Marathon 2018

24 AUGUST 2018 | POSTED BY ROGER BROOMFIELD

Last weekend, PlanB Consulting sponsored and participated in the the Coll Half Marathon. Along with members of our sister company, BC-Training, Kim and Charlie ran against a backdrop of overcast skies and choppy seas. A big shoutout to everyone that supported us over the weekend - especially Charlie's headband! ...

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Ewan is Advisor of the Year at the CIR Awards

24 JUNE 2018 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

All of us are delighted that Ewan Donald, our Principal Consultant, was awarded Advisor of the Year 2018 at this year's CIR Awards. The following is taken from his Linkedin post on gaining the award: Delighted to have been among the winners at the CIR Magazine Business Continuity Awards last night, where I was named Adviser of the Year! A big surprise a...

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