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RIMS Atlanta, San Diego & Silicon Valley Chapters Honored with the Society's Chapter Excellence Award  


Eight More Chapters Awarded for Outstanding Resources, Events & Community Service at RIMS ‘15
NEW YORK (April 27, 2015) —Over the past three years, RIMS Atlanta Chapter, RIMS San Diego Chapter and RIMS Silicon Valley Chapter have demonstrated their commitment to providing local practitioners with essential resources and opportunities to enhance their organizations’ risk management programs. To celebrate their continued success in delivering exceptional value to RIMS members, the Society presented each chapter with Chapter Excellence Award at RIMS 2015 Annual Conference & Exhibition in New Orleans.
“Whether it’s empowering rising risk professionals, providing knowledge to seasoned risk management leaders or facilitating connections with key solution providers, RIMS’ chapters play an integral role in helping us strengthen our networks and deliver value to members,” said RIMS Executive Director Mary Roth. “Congratulations to all of our chapter award recipients for their commitment to advancing the risk management profession.”
Additionally, eight local chapters were presented the Chapter Achievement Award for their efforts to develop and deliver exceptional educational offerings, innovative organizational strategies and events, as well as recognizing chapters for their student and community involvement.
The Chapter Achievement Award recipients are:
•    RIMS Carolinas Chapter – Education: Special Chapter Events;
•    RIMS Chesapeake Chapter – Education: Chapter Programming;
•    RIMS Delaware Valley Chapter – Community: Charity (Risk Management); and Education: Chapter Programming;
•    RIMS New York Chapter – Education: Special Chapter Events;
•    RIMS Oregon Chapter – Organization: Chapter Planning;
•    RIMS Potomac Chapter – Education: Student Involvement;
•    RIMS Silicon Valley Chapter – Education: Chapter Programming;
•    RIMS South Texas Chapter – Community: Charity (Risk Management).
The Chapter Excellence Award and Chapter Achievement Awards are presented each year at RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition. For more information, visit

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About RIMS

As the preeminent organization dedicated to educating, engaging and advocating for the global risk community, RIMS, the risk management society™, is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 3,500 corporate, industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and government entities throughout the world. RIMS has a membership of approximately 10,000 risk practitioners who are located in more than 60 countries. For more information about the Society’s world-leading risk management content, networking, professional development and certification opportunities, visit

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For more information, contact:

Josh Salter, RIMS communications manager, (212) 655-6059 or



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