On this week’s episode of “What’s Next?’ Maggie Feldman-Piltch is joined by Gregg Jones, CEO of Strategic Applications, a global crisis management company. This episode focuses on the post – 9/11 definition of crisis management, and how its evolved to deal with multifaceted threats. They cover topics ranging from the nature of a high risk, high reward crisis, the appropriate reaction to manage a crisis, and if governments or organizations can be readily prepared to handle any situation. Greg and Maggie also discuss the benefits of having your organization and knowledge of the facts be presented in a regular manner.
Gregg Jones is the CEO of Strategic Applications, a global crisis management company. His clients include corporations, public and private institutions, and government departments. He also serves as an adjunct with the RAND Corporation, and teaches a course that he developed in crisis management decision–making at Georgetown University. He has been a soldier, an information technology executive, an NGO, an entrepreneur, and a US government official.
About “What’s Next?”
“What’s Next?” is American Security Project’s weekly, non-partisan podcast series featuring interviews with national security leaders and critical issue experts. Each episode runs about 30 minutes- making it the perfect addition to your DC commute.
Hosted by Maggie Feldman-Piltch and produced by Matthew Wallin, the conversations go beyond the dinner party commentary and offer guests the opportunity to discuss their vision for security in the 21st century, the strategy that vision requires, and what it means for America going forward- in less time than it takes you to get to work. With topics ranging from geo-economics to nuclear security, cultural diplomacy to energy security and asymmetric operations, “What’s Next?” is one of the many ways ASP works to raise the American public’s understanding of complex security issues we face