February 9, 2014 – (Tampa, FL) – Schellman & Company, Inc., a leading provider of compliance and attestation reporting services, is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a complimentary webinar titled “SOC 1 Overview,” on February 12 from 12:00pm EST to 1:00pm EST. Ryan Buckner, Schellman Principal and Lauren Edmonds, Senior Manager, will provide an in-depth review of the SOC 1 report objectives and structure, discuss areas of focus, and provide valuable lessons learned from past experiences.
“Although the SOC 1 report is approaching its 5-year anniversary, many organizations still have questions regarding its proper use and project execution. Our goal in this webinar will be to cover not only the fundamentals of SOC 1 reporting, but also share success strategies to overcome many of the common pitfalls experienced by organizations preparing for these examinations.”
This informative webinar will offer:
- A review of the background and history
- A definition of the AICPA Framework
- An overview of the purpose and scope
- A discussion of boundaries and benefits
- The requirements of the examination process
- An outline the anatomy of the report
About the Speakers
Ryan is a Principal at Schellman & Company, Inc. Having completed over 600 SOC examinations, Mr. Buckner is one of the most experienced service auditors in the United States. Ryan currently leads Schellman’s SOC practice and is a leading advocate for the adoption of SOC 2 solutions by cloud service providers.
Lauren is a Senior Manager at Schellman & Company, Inc. Since joining Schellman in 2005, Ms. Edmonds has completed over 500 SOC examinations, and currently holds the CISA, CISSP and ISO Lead Auditor designations.