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LA Fleet Week 2019 Date: 3/1/2018
BCG becomes a Supporting Sponsor of LA Fleet Week 2018.
BCG is proud to become a Supporting Sponsor of LA Fleet Week 2018 to be held Friday, August 31st to Monday, September 3rd 2018 at the Port of Los Angeles. LA Fleet Week is a free public event at America’s #1 port, featuring guided ship, ship-viewing tours, military exhibits, aerial demonstrations, live music and entertainment, educational programs, food, and fireworks.

Fleet Week is an annual patriotic celebration where active military ships recently deployed in overseas operations dock in a major U.S. city for one week. Other popular Fleet Week destinations include San Diego, San Francisco and New York. In 2016, the Port of Los Angeles hosted the first official Fleet Week event, marking a new end-of-summer tradition for L.A.

The following ships participated in LA Fleet Week 2017:
  • USS ANCHORAGE (LPD-23) a San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock
  • USS DEWEY (DDG-105) an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer
  • USS SCOUT (MCM-8) the eighth ship in the Avenger-class of mine countermeasure ships
  • USCGC CUTTER ACTIVE (WMEC-618) a Reliance-class cutter
  • HMCS OTTAWA (FFH 341) a Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate
For more information on LA Fleet Week 2018 visit
Yeshiva University Date: 10/9/2017
Lee Goldstein, President of BCG has joined the faculty of Yeshiva University as part of the MS in Enterprise Risk Management program.
In addition Mr. Goldstein has started development of the Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery course for the MS in Enterprise Risk Management program.

Established in 1886 as the premier Jewish university in the country, Yeshiva University is located in Manhattan, NY, with four campuses throughout the city as well as a campus in Israel. The university is home to four schools: Yeshiva College, Stern College for Women, Mordecai D. and Monique C. Katz School of Graduate and Professional Studies and Sy Syms School of Business.

Seal of the United States Southern Command Date: 8/23/2017
Business Contingency Group has been awarded the Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief and Disaster Preparedness (HAP) Assessment, Logistics, and Training (ALT) Support Services and Supplies contract for United States Southern Command.
BCG will provide Assessment, Logistics, and Training support. The area of operations includes Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
Covered Six Date: 5/23/2016
BCG expanded our training core to include tactical-response and tactical medicine training by partnering with Covered 6 consultants.
One of the new courses BCG now offers is a Combat Tactical Medicine Course for law enforcement.
National Petroleum Authority Date: 1/14/2016
BCG was awarded a contract to develop a Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) for the National Petroleum Authority of Timor-Leste.
Timor-Lestelocated about 400 miles north of Darwin, Australia, became the first newsovereign state of the 21st century on 20 May 2002. BCG specializes in projects in developing countries.
Disaster Recovery Journal Date: 6/17/2015
Summer 2015 - Volume 28, Issue 3
Having a Successful Public Private Partnership- an article in the Disaster Recovery Journal written by Lee Goldstein, President of BCG
Business Contingency Group Date: 5/14/2015
BCG extended our resources in providing Fire and Emergency Services Equipment by partnering with W.S. Darley & Co.
Since 1908, Darley has been a designer, manufacturer and distributor of firefighting, defense and emergency services equipment. BCG through our partnerships have supplied over $1,400,000 of firefighter equipment to support humanitarian projectsthroughout Latin America in the year 2015. Date: 3/9/2015
BCG partners with RecoverPlanner.comas a reseller to deliver Business Continuity Management (BCM) software to our clients.
BCG offers technology solutions providing our clients with a Total Solutions approach.
Business Contingency Group Date: 5/16/2014
BCG now offers firefighting, rescue gear and equipment,and disaster supplies to support our clients and humanitarian projects around the world.
BCG can now directly supply firefighting, rescue gear and equipment and disaster supplies to our clients. Check out the following link for a sampling of some of the gear and supplies BCG can provide:
Haiti Date: 1/12/2014
Slideshow of BCG team in Haiti.
BCG conducted multiple projects in Haiti including setting up a Disaster Relief Warehouse (increasing the country's response capabilities) and training staff on warehouse management and the analysis for the modernization of Haiti's national emergency call center. January 12th marks the 4th anniversary of the catastrophic magnitude 7.0 earthquake that stuck Haiti with an estimate death toll of 222,570 people. The linked slide show provides a glimpse of the work done by BCG Field Teams over the years working in Haiti and the environments found on the ground.
Los Angeles County Operational Area Date: 2/28/2013
Lee Goldstein, President of BCG headed the Exercise Planning Team for the Business and Industry Council for Emergency Planning and Preparedness (BICEPP) and helped Facilitate the Public and Private Sector seminar as part of the Los Angeles County Operational Area 2012-2013 Emergency Exercise Program.
ZipBridge Date: 1/15/2013
BCG extends our technology solutions for our Total Solutions approach by adding ZipBridge instant outbound conference calling service.
ZipBridge enables individual users to launch a conference call for any group.
Business Contingency Group   Are you ready for another?
November 7, 2012 Business Contingency Group Interviewed for Human Resource Executive Online. You can read the article by clicking the link below.
Fall World 2012 Date: 9/9/2012
BCG continues its support of the Private and Public Businesses, Inc. (PPBI) with design and facilitation assistance for the Mock Disaster Exercise at the 2012 Disaster Recovery Journal's Fall World Conference in San Diego, CA.
This year's exercise focused on Civil Unrest with a large social media impact.
Volunteer Firefighters in the Province of Buenos Aires   BCG Staff meet with Federation of Associations of Volunteer Firefighters in the Province of Buenos Aires On February 13, 2012 Business Contingency Group Staff met with the Federation of Associations of Volunteer Firefighters in the Province of Buenos Aires at their headquarters to discuss collaboration, training, and equipment support.
APTA Expo 2011   BCG to Host Transit Crisis Management Tabletop Exercise during APTA’s EXPO 2011
September 15, 2011 - Business Contingency Group will host the Transit Crisis Management Tabletop Exercise with a Live Demonstration Training Session during APTA’s EXPO 2001 (running October 3-5, 2011) in New Orleans.
Disaster Recovery Journal Date: 7/11/2011
Summer 2011 - Volume 24, Issue 3
The Meta-Leadership Approach - an article in the Disaster Recovery Journal Written by Lee Goldstein, President of BCG
ARK Storm The President of Business Contingency Group To Speak At ARkSTORM
On Friday, February 25, 2011 Lee Goldstein, President of Business Contingency Group, will speak at ARKSTORM’. A special seminar designed to prepare California residents for a storm that could produce extensive flooding and major damage.
Meta Leadership BCG - One of the Local Hosts Of The Greater Los Angeles Meta-Leadership
On February 2-3, 2011 the Business Contingency Group was part of the local group hosting the Meta-Leadership Summit for Preparedness held in Los Angeles, CA.
ODPEM Issued on: Thursday July 15, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.
“ODPEM Receives Warehouse Management Training from the US Department of Defense”
Passenger Transport BCG Leads the Way in Emergency Management for the Transportation Sector. July 5, 2010 – As seen in APTA’s Passenger Transport, learn more about BCG’s areas of expertise and the latest technologies to support Emergency Operations Management
Business Contingency Group Date: 7/22/2009
BCG releases White Paper to help improve Transportation Emergency Operations.
Explains challenges associated with transportation emergencies and methods to address them...
San Diego Chapter Association of Contingency Planners Date: 5/20/2009
Lee Goldstein President of BCG presents "Business Continuity and Emergency Management Convergence" at the San Diego Chapter of Association of Contingency Planners 4th Annual Regional Readiness Workshop.
Lee Goldstein's presentation focused on how Emergency Management and Business Continuity are treated as Separate Silos but need to work together in partnership and embrace the convergence.
Road to Ready Date: 4/17/2009
Lee Goldstein President of BCG was interviewed on the Road to Ready Internet radio show hosted by Rick Tobin.
The April 2009 show was broadcasted from the WebeEOC User Conference in San Diego, CA. Lee’s interview starts at 22.03.
link to audio file
Fall World 2008 Date: 9/14/2008
BCG supports Private and Public Businesses, Inc. (PPBI) Mock Disaster Exercise at the Disaster Recovery Journal's 2008 Fall World Conference in San Diego, CA.
Lee Goldstein, president of BCG will also be leading one of the modules presented during the exercise. The exercise willtest your capabilities for responding to a public health emergency impacting businesses and government agencies.
Business Contingency Group Date: 9/3/2008
CSX Corporation to utilize WebEOC® ST in its emergency and crisis management...
Business Contingency Group Date: 2/15/2008
The Grant Application period has been extended through March 31st
Business Contingency Group Date: 10/31/2007
Business Contingency Group to award grant to Surface Transportation Agency/Organization
Grant will allow the opportunity for one Surface Transportation Agency / Organization to have use of Crisis Information Management Software free for one year.
TrafficCast Date: 10/23/2007
Business Contingency Group to Deploy TrafficCast TravelZone™ - Data Analytics For Critical Travel Routes
Application Supports En Route Travel Advisories and Performance Measurements
January 19, 2007 12:06 PM Pacific Time
Vital Data Technology Announces Strategic Alliance with Business Contingency Group Business Contingency Group to Distribute WebEOC-ST with Interface to Vital Data’s EMS Information System Allowing Real-Time EMS Decision Support for Emergency Operations Centers
Business Contingency Group Date: 9/9/2006
Statewide Maine Bangor Daily News Ad
ESI and the Business Contingency Group
We lead the nation with our WebEOC® Crisis Information Management Software for Emergency Operations Centers and WebEOC® ST Software for Surface Transportation incident management.
California CPA Education Foundation Date: February 20-23, 2006
Lee Goldstein, President of BCG presents "Disaster Planning and Recovery (Case Study)" at the California CPA — Business and Industry Conference.
This conference was held at two venues, Long Beach, CA (February 22, 2016) and San Francisco, CA (February 22, 2016).
Global Security Date: 3/29/2005
Global Security Asia 2005 - Singapore
The Business Contingency Group (BCG) attended the Global Security Asia 2005: Homeland Security Exhibition & Conference that was held at the Singapore Expo Center - Singapore, from March 29th to 31st, 2005. BCG staff supported Emergency Service Integrator’s booth exhibiting WebEOC products including BCG’s WebEOC ST (Surface Transportation). BCG is the exclusive development partner and provider of WebEOC ST.
November 16, 2004 – Emergency Response 2004 – San Diego, CA
Lee Goldstein, Principal Consultant of the Business Contingency Group will sit on the panel during the “Identifying Response Needs and Capabilities in the Private Sector” session at the Emergency Response 2004 Conference and Exposition that will be held at the San Diego Convention Center, Thursday, November 18th. The panel will explore the unique requirements faced by private sector responders during an incident, such as ensuring the continuity of operations. Also the unique knowledge about hazard threats on private sector sites and unique resources for managing those threats will be discussed. This panel will look at how public-agency first responders can best identify and utilize those assets and minimize conflicts with their private-sector counterparts.
Continuity Insights Date: May/June 2004
Lee Goldstein, President of BCG article on "Rethinking the importance of public/private partnerships" is published in the May/June edition of Continuity Insights Magazine.
Involvement of the public sector in any disruption is virtually a given; partnerships between the public and private sectors are important considerations in building a robust continuity plan for your business. Several organizations exist to foster these public/private sector partnerships to enhance BC.
BTS Date: April, 2004
Border & Transportation Security Magazine Ad
Crisis Incident Management Software that is powerful enough to support the largest national command centers yet affordable for even the smallest.
OES California Date: 3/11/2003
Lee Goldstein as an adjunct instructor for the California Specialized Training Institute (CSTI) presented "Economic Recovery: Business and Commercial Site Restoration" module at the Disaster Recovery — A Strategic Approach (DR1-02) course.
This course was conducted by the CSTI, the training arm of the California OES, over 4 days hosted by the City of Encinitas Fire Department.