Callahan Named Vanguard; Innovation Award Recipients Announced
PRIVACY COMMUNITYOctober 2, 2013
And the 2013 Privacy Vanguard Award goes to Mary Ellen Callahan, CIPP/US, former chief privacy officer of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Announced Tuesday evening at the annual IAPP Privacy Dinner held in conjunction with the IAPP Privacy Academy in Seattle, WA, Callahan, who is founder and current chair of Jenner & Block’s Privacy and Information Governance Practice, was praised for her visionary leadership and extensive work in consumer protection law. Also at the Privacy Dinner, this year’s HP-IAPP Privacy Innovation Awards recipients were announced. Johnson & Johnson, Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network and Considerati were honored for their unique programs.