International Association of Commercial Collectors

The International Association of Commercial Collectors, Inc. (IACC) in an international trade organization comprised of more than 240 collection specialist and 160 commercial attorneys. With members throughout the U.S. and in 20 international countries, IACC is the largest organization of commercial collection specialist in the world. To join IACC, applicant agencies must meet a rigorous set of membership standards. Prior to granting membership, IACC checks client references to verity that an agency’s professionalism and character are aligned with the IACC code of professional ethics. Once membership in IACC is granted, agencies are expected to maintain a high level of professional standards and to continually strive for even greater excellence in their business operations. PRO Consulting Services has been a member in good-standing since 1998. For additional information on IACC, please visit www.commercialcollector.com

PCI DSS Compliance Assessment

PRO Consulting Services, Inc. is pleased to announce the company’s successful completion of its Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) validation. The assessment was conducted by Brightline CPAs & Associates, Inc., a globally licensed PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) Company. The PCI DSS, overseen by the PCI Security Standards Council is required for every entity that stores, processes or transmits cardholder data.  The assessment included the detailed review of several areas of business including: networking,  system configuration, encryption, application development, access control, physical facilities, policies and personnel. In order to achieve validation, PRO Consulting Services was required to show it had a methodical and continuous approach to protecting sensitive cardholder information in transit and at rest. The compliance assessment confirms that the business is meeting the requirements set forth by PCI Security Standards Council. The achievement of a compliant PCI DSS assessment is a testament to PRO Consulting Services’ ongoing commitment to ensuring its client’s sensitive information is protected. The assessment supports the company’s mission to maintain the highest standards of business principles and conduct. It further validates PRO Consulting Services’ position as a leader in the commercial collections industry.

 

ISO/IEC 27001:2005

PRO Consulting Services, Inc. has obtained ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Certification of its Information Security Management Systems supporting our firm’s collection and recovery services. The certification audit was performed by Brightline, an ANAB accredited certification body based in the U.S. The ISO 27001 Certification is a global security standard that establishes requirements for an Information Security Management System. ISO Certification recognizes PRO Consulting Services as being dedicated to the implementation of critical business controls, which serve to mitigate and manage company-wide risks. In addition, the certification confirms that all aspects of the business are operating within the rigorously defined standards and procedures of an ISO 27001 audit. ISO 27001 certificate provided upon request.