* Bob Hayes is Managing Director of the Security Executive Council, a cross–industry professional organization of security executives devoted to advancing strategic security leadership solutions, founded by CSO magazine. He also serves as chief security officer of CXO Media Inc. and its parent company, International Data Group. Mr. Hayes has more than 25 years of experience developing security programs and providing security services. Prior to joining CXO, he spent eight years as the CSO at Georgia Pacific and nine years as security operations manager at 3M.
* Marleah Blades is senior editor for the Security Executive Council. Before joining the council she served six years as managing editor of Security Technology & Design magazine.
* Greg Halvacs is SVP and CSO for Cardinal Health, a pharmaceutical services company operating in over 30 countries with 55,000 employees. Mr. Halvacs has more than 22 years in the security industry. Prior to joining Cardinal, he was the senior director of corporate security at Kraft Foods, where he had national and international security responsibility. He is a member of ISMA and ASIS.
* Sandy Sandquist is director of global security for General Mills. He is a member of ISMA and ASIS and currently serves on the Business Roundtable Security Coordinating Committee and the Twin Cities Security Partnership Resource Sharing Committee.