Shortening the Long Road to Compliance

Lessons learned from top executives in highly policed industries

Marleah Blades is Senior Editor for the Security Executive Council (SEC). The SEC is a member organization for senior security and risk executives from corporations and government agencies responsible for corporate and/or IT security programs. In partnership with its research arm, the Security Leadership Research Institute, the Council is dedicated to developing tools that help lower the cost of members’ programs, making program development more efficient and establishing security as a recognized value center. For more information and inquiries on membership, visit