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Convercent Third Party Ensures Organizational Ethics and Compliance Throughout A Company’s Entire Third  Party Network

Convercent Third Party Ensures Organizational Ethics and Compliance Throughout A Company’s Entire Third Party Network

Denver, CO | October 4, 2017

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Oct 4, 2017) – Convercent, a leading provider of ethics and compliance software, today announced the addition of Convercent Third Party to the Ethics Cloud Platform. Ethics and compliance are more critical than ever to long-term business success, and global enterprises are responsible for ensuring the thousands of third parties they partner with reflect their own ethics and and values. In addition to streamlining due diligence, Convercent […]

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Convercent Releases Mobile Texting Capabilities for Industry-Leading Helpline

Convercent Releases Mobile Texting Capabilities for Industry-Leading Helpline

Denver, CO | October 4, 2017

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Oct 4, 2017) – Convercent, the leading provider of ethics and compliance software, today announced new innovations to reduce barriers often found with ethical reporting. Convercent Helpline now features mobile texting intake to give all employees an opportunity to speak up. It is yet another evolution of Convercent’s Ethics Cloud communications platform that includes email, web and telephony. Text messages reach nearly twice as many people as […]

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Convercent Joins Concur App Center

Denver, CO | October 3, 2017

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Oct 3, 2017) – Convercent today announced the integration of its Ethics Cloud Platform™ with Concur®, the leading provider of travel, expense and invoice management solutions. The Convercent Disclosures application now includes additional functionality for Gifts, Travel and Entertainment (GT&E). It provides a powerful way to ensure employee compliance with codes of ethics and conduct during business travel, as well as safeguard companies from regulatory scrutiny and enforcement […]

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Convercent Hosts Second Annual Ethics & Compliance Event, CONVERGE17

Denver, CO | September 6, 2017

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Sep 6, 2017) – Convercent, the leading global provider of SaaS enterprise ethics and compliance management software, announced additional speakers for its annual CONVERGE17 conference, taking place October 3-5 in Denver at the Westin. The event brings together business leaders, ethics professionals, and compliance experts from across industries. “Converge is a place where Convercent customers, partners, and leaders with a shared vision of driving ethics to the center of […]

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Convercent Posts Record Results Second Quarter 2017

Convercent Posts Record Results Second Quarter 2017

Denver, CO | August 29, 2017

Convercent, the leading global provider of SaaS enterprise ethics and compliance management software, today announced record results in the second quarter of 2017. Highlights include significant growth in customers worldwide as well as a rapidly expanding workforce. “This past quarter’s growth is proof Convercent is meeting a crucial need for today’s biggest global brands. Across industries and countries, business leaders are recognizing the critical importance of corporate ethics, and our […]

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Former DOJ Compliance Counsel Hui Chen To Keynote Convercent’s Converge17: “Ethics at the Center”

Denver, CO | July 4, 2017

Convercent, the leading cloud platform for ethics and compliance, today announced former Department of Justice compliance counsel Hui Chen will keynote its annual industry event, Converge17, taking place October 3-5 in Denver. Chen made headlines when she attributed her June DOJ resignation to the ethical and compliance misconduct of the current Presidential administration, stating she could no longer hold companies to standards the White House was “not living up to.” […]

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Convercent, Ethisphere Release Study on Aligning Business Goals with Ethics

Convercent, Ethisphere Release Study on Aligning Business Goals with Ethics

Denver, CO | June 1, 2017

Second annual survey reveals the shift from traditional compliance to proactive ethics as a key business driver Convercent, the leading provider of cloud ethics and compliance management software, in partnership with Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining the standards of ethical business practice, today released the second annual 2017 Ethics and Compliance Survey. According to the 2017 survey, the importance of an ethical business culture is rapidly gaining visibility […]

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Convercent Posts Record First Quarter 2017

Denver, CO | May 23, 2017

Convercent, the leading global provider of SaaS enterprise ethics and compliance management software, today announced record-breaking results in the first quarter of 2017. Highlights include $10 million in funding, an expanded leadership team, the release of Convercent Insights, and the addition of more than 30 new enterprise customers, including Tesla Inc. and Johnson Controls. “The growth we’re experiencing at Convercent is a testament to the ethical transformation happening at a […]

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Convercent Expands Leadership Team, Appoints Vice President to Lead Global Advisory Services

Denver, CO | April 25, 2017

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – Apr 25, 2017) – Convercent, the leading provider of SaaS enterprise ethics and compliance management software, today announced the addition of Tonnis Poppema as its first Vice President, Global Advisory Services. Poppema brings more than 15 years of building ethics and compliance programs for multinational brands and will play an instrumental role in accelerating international growth and expanding Convercent’s ethics and compliance advisory offerings. He will be […]

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Convercent Releases Insights To Drive Ethics & Compliance Success Through Data

Denver, CO | March 28, 2017

Convercent, the leading provider of SaaS enterprise ethics and compliance management software, today announced the release of Convercent Insights, a new application in Convercent’s Ethics Cloud suite of applications. Insights synthesizes company-wide ethics and compliance data from the Convercent Cloud to deliver comprehensive metrics of the entire program. This consolidated view means Chief Ethics and Compliance Officers (CECOs) can identify issues before they escalate, make better, faster decisions, and showcase […]

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Denver Biz Journal

Amazon HQ2 could actually help Denver’s talent-starved tech sector

Denver, CO | October 11, 2017

-Greg Avery There’s a tight job market and hundreds of unfilled positions in metro Denver’s technology industry — but that doesn’t make local tech executives nervous that Amazon.com Inc. could choose the area for its second headquarters employing tens of thousands of people. The Seattle-based online retail giant (Nasdaq: AMZN) has announced plans for a second North American hub, dubbed HQ2, where it will add as many as 50,000 employees, […]

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Modern Codes of Conduct

Modern Codes of Conduct

Denver, CO | October 11, 2017

Last week, at the Converge conference in Denver, I had the pleasure of listening to Kurt Drake, Kimberly-Clark’s vice president and CECO, discuss how his company is digitizing and modernizing its code of conduct. The goal, Drake said, is to create an online code that serves as the “centerpiece of the company” and a “one-stop shop” reference guide where employees can get everything they need to operate effectively. Kimberly-Clark also […]

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Denver Biz Journal

Republicans block pot-tax fix in Colorado Legislature’s special session

Denver, CO | October 4, 2017

Denver Business Journal | Ed Sealover | October 4, 2017 Colorado state Senate Republicans killed a second attempt Tuesday to re-establish a tax that could cost special districts some $6.9 million this fiscal year and then adjourned what might have been the least productive special session in the history of the state Legislature. The final gavel, which came down at 2:23 p.m., ended two official days and several unofficial weeks […]

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Denver Biz Journal

Political attack ads are damaging American democracy, Hickenlooper tells business leaders

Denver, CO | October 4, 2017

Greg Avery | October 4, 2017 Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper blames political attack ads for much of the divisiveness and apathy in American politics today. The Democrat and former businessman spoke this week at Converge17, a conference for corporate ethics and compliance executives at the Westin Denver Downtown. Hickenlooper described negative campaign ads as a back-and-forth that wins elections but leaves candidates’ supporters angry, the rest of the public turned […]

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Denver Biz Journal

An ethical rebound: Denver’s Convercent retools to attract global clients

Denver, CO | October 3, 2017

Greg Avery | October 3, 2017 A surge in interest in corporate ethics — and not just complying with rules and regulations — is helping Denver tech company Convercent attract big international clients and rebound from business setbacks a few years ago. The five-year-old company makes cloud-based software that client businesses use to track whether they are following rules and to give their employees ways to help the businesses live […]

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Compliance Week

Beyond the investigation: Monitoring for retaliation

Denver, CO | September 12, 2017

Retaliation, or fear of it, can rot a company’s culture to its core. That is why ethics & compliance professionals spend a dizzying amount of resources to prevent it, from managing speaking-up campaigns and creating reporting vehicles to ensuring consistent investigations. Yet, compliance & ethics programs often fall short here, operating under the assumption that retaliation isn’t an issue if only a few cases get reported. It’s a shortsighted view. […]

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Los Angeles Times

The start-ups that will help your company avoid becoming the next Uber

Denver, CO | August 3, 2017

By Tracey Lien Amy Errett wanted to gauge employee happiness at her e-commerce start-up, but surveys weren’t working. Responses were often vague, unhelpful or, worse, deceitful. And even if she promised anonymity, some workers didn’t trust the process. “It just never had consistency and objectivity,” said Errett, who runs the 75-person San Francisco e-commerce hair care company Madison Reed. So she called in outsiders for help. A new breed of […]

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IF I KNEW THEN…

Denver, CO | August 2, 2017

The Mistake: Not doing enough testing and research. Convercent is an enterprise software company. We’re 5 years old, and we’ve hit our stride. We’re growing at a very healthy rate today. If you rewind three years, we had a belief in what the product should be and what our go-to-market strategy should be. Fortunately, our belief in the product was correct. It’s the same product we sell today very successfully. […]

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Entrepreneur

11 Ways to Maximize Every Part of Your Day

Denver, CO | August 2, 2017

“I have a set routine I never break: Get up, walk to a coffee shop, have an espresso. It gets my brain ready to prepare for everything I am doing that day. When I’m home, I take my son, and when I’m traveling, I get to explore a new place.” — Patrick Quinlan, CEO, compliance management software company Convercent

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The next big corporate trend? Actually having ethics.

Denver, CO | July 20, 2017

As San Francisco celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, the city (and its now nearly indistinguishable sibling, Silicon Valley) are watching a very different summer play out: A Summer of Ethics. In yet another iteration of a story that’s feeling all too familiar, three female entrepreneurs accusedBinary Capital co-founder Justin Caldbeck of sexual harassment, leading to bungled attempts at a response and Caldbeck’s permanent exit. Susan Fowler’s […]

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