Cyber Threats among issues to be addressed by Former US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman at TMPAA Mid Year Meeting

Wilmington, DE (January 2013) — Admiral Mike Mullen, USN (Ret.) will address the Target Markets Program Administrators Association (TMPAA) at their Mid Year Meeting and discuss his belief that the nation’s financial health is directly related to our national security.  Mullen will discuss the range of threats that the U.S. faces, including the vulnerability to cyber attacks that could significantly impact business as well as the nation's critical infrastructure.

David Springer, TMPAA President, stated, “One of our missions is to educate and inform our members about matters that will impact their operations.  Admiral Mullen’s unique insight on these issues will provide our group with important information about the security of our businesses and data.”

Admiral Mike Mullen served at a critical juncture in our nation's history.  He was America's top military advisor to the President and the Secretary of Defense through two administrations, and a key influencer in shaping the future security of our nation.

The TMPAA’s Mid Year Meeting is scheduled for May 6-8 in Baltimore, MD.

In addition to Admiral Mullen’s presentation, the TMPAA also plans to conduct their second annual Program Administrators Town Hall Meeting to address issues specific to program administration.  Industry Keynote, Seraina Maag, Chief Executive North America P&C of XL Group is scheduled to address the group regarding the state of the industry. 

Admiral Mullen’s keynote presentation is sponsored by TMPAA members, York Programs and Wilson Elser.

Program Administrators / MGA’s interested in learning more about the TMPAA can visit the Association website at www.targetmarkets.com or call (877) 347-5700.  Meeting registration forms as well as an agenda for the event is available on the website.

Wilson Elser can be found at www.wilsonelser.com; York Programs can be found at www.yorkclaims.com.

The Target Markets Program Administrators Association is an organization dedicated to the unique challenges of insurance program administration.  The TMPAA’s mission is to help Program Administrators conduct their business more efficiently, with greater proficiency and profitability.  The organization provides its membership with an array of business and educational services including access to program carrier decision makers, Best Practice information and recognition, Target University, Program Marketing and Distribution, Target Programs (online portal), Industry Studies and two annual Member Meetings.

For additional information, contact Ray Scotto – Executive Director at (877) 347-5700 or ray.scotto@targetmkts.com">ray.scotto@targetmkts.com. Target Markets Program Administrators Association 250 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809