Bridgeforce Law, P.C. and Bridgeforce Inc. have been invited to speak on
credit bureau compliance at the Consumer Bankers Association’s Annual
conference, which expects over 1200 financial professionals in attendance.
Two additional sessions on Vendor Management and Small Business Compliance
and Fair Lending will also feature Bridgeforce leaders.
Chadds Ford, PA, March 10, 2015 – Bridgeforce industry experts have been invited to speak at CBA
Live 2015 on enterprise credit bureau compliance, vendor management and
regulatory compliance for small business and fair lending. A breakfast
session, hosted by Bridgeforce, kicks off the opening day of the conference
with a presentation on credit bureau compliance. Then on day two Bridgeforce
Director, Robert DiGennaro will be presenting on 3
rd Party Vendor Management. The final day of the conference will feature
Matt Scarborough, CEO and Michelle Macartney, Director, sharing insights
on how banks can manage small business and fair lending efforts under
evolving regulatory mandates.
This year’s conference, held at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando,
focuses on the consumer expectations across every channel of engagement.
With an emphasis on strategic best practices that can bridge customer
experience and regulatory mandates, Bridgeforce will bring a rich experience
to attendees over the course of the three-day conference. The Bridgeforce
Credit Bureau Compliance Solutions to Meet Regulatory Expectations
Monday, March 23, 2015, 8:30-10am | Bonnet Creek Salon X
An interactive session detailing an overall approach to quickly implement
a comprehensive, enterprise-wide Credit Bureau Compliance (CBC) Program,
addressing the evolving regulatory requirements and expectations. Bridgeforce
experts will deconstruct specific areas of risk, highlight solutions to
address these risks and share related opportunities to enhance business
practices across all three areas of CBC: usage, reporting and disputes.
Speakers: Matt Scarborough, CEO; Brian Reiss, President; Andrew Edelsohn,
Senior Program Manager; all of Bridgeforce; and Kurt Kline, Managing Partner
of Bridgeforce Law, P.C..
Managing Third Party Vendors in a New Regulatory World
Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 4-5pm | Floridian Salon K
Financial institutions and consumer protection regulatory bodies expect
that third party vendors need to be managed just as closely as internal
operations from both a regulatory compliance and performance standpoint.
This session will address the key components of a comprehensive third
party vendor management program, as defined by ongoing regulatory guidance
and consent orders.
Speaker: Robert DiGennaro, Director, Bridgeforce.
Compliance in the Small Business Context: A Regulatory Perspective
Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 9:05-10:05am | Bonnet Creek III
This session covers how small business banking can succeed in meeting fair
lending, UDAAP, CFPB, Dodd-Frank (1071), and HMDA requirements. Bridgeforce
experts explore these topics and analyze how those in the small business
and fair lending space can adapt to the difficult environment.
Matt Scarborough, CEO, Bridgeforce
Michelle Macartney, Director, Bridgeforce
“I’ve long been impressed by the quality of content at CBA
Live and am proud that Bridgeforce has such a major role at the conference
this year,” said Matt Scarborough, CEO of Bridgeforce.
More information about CBA LIVE 2015 can be found at
Click here for the CBA Live 2015 full schedule.
Bridgeforce is a specialized multi-national consulting firm serving a variety
of clients involved in almost all aspects of the consumer and small business
lending and payments space. Over 75 percent of Bridgeforce consultants
come directly from client-side leadership positions across multiple parts
of the credit lifecycle. Combined with subject matter expertise in operations,
technology, strategy and regulatory issues, Bridgeforce has the knowledge
and experience to make the hard choices in developing and implementing
best-fit solutions that are both achievable and lower the risks of execution
to ensure sustainability. Bridgeforce success can be attributed to a culture
fostering innovation and evolving experienced-based best practices recognized
within the industry. For more information, visit
I’ve long been impressed by the quality of content at CBA Live and
am proud to be such a major part of it this year.
Excited to be playing a greater role.