Mike Smith to Speak at NAI Conference on Cyber Risks


Mike W. Smith, Principal and CEO of Axis Insurance Services, LLC will once again be a guest speaker at the NAI Global Property Management Council meeting at the NAI Global Conference 2018 in the Hilton Downtown in Austin, Texas on September 25, 2018.

In this session, Mike will discuss the latest in trends in cyber issues affecting commercial Real Estate Firms. According to Smith, “Cyber security risk is the number one risk we see facing our commercial real estate clients. Even the most sophisticated organizations are subject to phishing and hacking. On average we see 2 to 3 cyber claims per week.” In his presentation he will address the following topics:

  • Understanding Cyber Risk for Today’s Commercial Real Estate Firm
  • What is Cyber Fraud and How Does it Affect a Property Manager?
  • Phishing for Dollars and Employee Errors
  • Regulatory Changes and Responsibilities
  • Understanding Cyber Claims Against Commercial Real Estate Firms
  • Developing Internal Strategies to Mitigate Cyber Risk

Mike has been involved with NAI network members for almost 20 years as a speaker, exhibitor, and a sponsor. Additionally, he insures dozens of NAI members for their own professional and management liability insurance. As a frequent speaker at these events, his presentations are always well received.

Below is a summary chart of some of the cyber risk areas for a commercial real estate firm. Click to enlarge.

If you would like more information about cyber risks for your organization or if you would like Mike to speak to your organization or company, please contact:

Laci Johnson, Director of Marketing
201-847-9175 Ext. 110

About Axis Insurance Services, LLC

Axis Insurance Services, LLC (AIS) is a licensed professional liability insurance broker located in Franklin Lakes, NJ with agents licensed nationwide. They provide risk management and insurance solutions for professional and management liability risks in a variety of industries. The firm has a significant presence in the commercial real estate industry, insuring hundreds of commercial real estate organizations in the areas of Errors and Omissions insurance (E&O), Directors and Officers liability insurance (D&O), Crime, Fiduciary, and Privacy/Network security coverage for today’s professional service firms. For more information: www.axisins.com

Axis Insurance Services LLC., is not affiliated with Axis Capital, Axis Insurance Company, its subsidiaries or affiliates in any way.

About Mike W Smith

Mike Smith is the Mike is Founder and President of Axis Insurance Services, LLC and PL Risk Advisors, Inc. Both are nationally recognized Professional and Management Liability insurance firms. With more than 30 years of experience in the industry, Mike is a valuable market resource, invited as a frequent speaker, panelist and writer on professional and management liability risk and insurance issues. His clients value his wealth of knowledge and unique ability to create innovative coverage solutions.

Real Estate, Risk Management, Insurance Articles, Privacy/Network Security, Professional Liability

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