Organized Retail Crime Experts to Be Featured at LPM Annual Meeting

ORC annual meeting panelists
(Top row, left to right) Ben Dugan, CVS Health, and John Matas, Etsy. (Bottom row) David Williams, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, and Dan Heath, FBI.

Two don’t-miss topics were just added to the line up of outstanding presentations at the upcoming LP Magazine annual meeting October 27–29. The virtual conference is open to everyone. Check out the full agenda and registration here.

ORC Headwinds: Partnerships Lead to Performance and Success

Hear from our panel of experts as they offer key insights into current organized retail crime trends, steps that can be taken to mitigate the impact of ORC, and the importance of building relationships in the ongoing battle against this pandemic within a pandemic. Featured on the panel is Ben Dugan of CVS Health whose team just busted a $50 million dollar ORC operation based in Northern California.

This presentation will be moderated by well-known asset protection executive Paul Jones, LPC. Panelists include:

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  • Ben Dugan, CFI, Senior Manager of ORC, CVS Health
  • John Matas, CFE, CFCI, Director of Global Fraud, Risk, & Compliance Operations, Etsy
  • David Williams, Supervisor, Special Prosecutions Bureau, Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office

Partners in Protection: The Role of the FBI in Fighting Major Theft Across the US

The panel discussion will be followed by Supervisory Special Agent Dan Heath who is currently the Program Manager for Major Theft within the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He will provide an overview of the role the FBI plays in fighting major theft incidents across the nation, how the agency approaches major theft issues including those involving retail crimes, and the role of the FBI in building critical partnerships with law enforcement, retail investigators, and the criminal justice system in the battle against major theft.

For more information and to register, check out our event page. 

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