Preparis, Inc., the leading provider of web-based emergency preparedness services, announced today that CEO Armistead Whitney has been named a featured speaker at the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) Virginia Conference on October 3, 2011.

RIMS is the preeminent organization dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management representing over 3,500 entities around the world in more than 120 countries. Mr. Whitney will make a presentation titled “5 Steps for Best in Class Crisis Management – How to Protect Organizations From 21st Century Threats.” For more information on attending the conference, visit

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