Press Release

EtQ to Speak at the Food Manufacturing and Safety Forum

FARMINGDALE, NY (01-17-11): EtQ is pleased to announce that its Chief Executive Officer, Glenn McCarty, will speak at the Food Manufacturing and Safety Forum to be held from January 31 — February 1st at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla in San Diego, CA.

McCarty will present the topic “GFSI Compliance and Automated Quality Management Systems—What does it mean to your organization?” at 2:10 pm on Monday, January 31st.

“Food safety initiatives have evolved greatly throughout the years and continue to evolve today,” stated McCarty. “In this session we will discuss the changes this evolution has brought about—one of those being the rising convergence of Quality and Food Safety Management systems. We will also look into the convergence of processes such as Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA), Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), Risk and the Supply Chain. This session will shed light on how the commonalities shared between quality and food safety processes enable a seamless convergence and why this convergence is beneficial to the industry.”

EtQ will also be exhibiting at the Food Manufacturing and Safety Forum.

For more information about EtQ, please visit, or to schedule a virtual demo, contact EtQ Inc., at 800-354-4476 or 516-293-0949, or e-mail us at

About the Food Manufacturing and Safety Forum

The Food Manufacturing and Safety Forum will address the most significant themes and challenges affecting food manufacturers. Attendees will learn from industry leaders what they are currently doing to improve manufacturing efficiency whilst meeting stringent safety regulations, understand the latest lean manufacturing practices and how they can work in your organization, and get the opportunity to network with other industry leaders from both the food safety and manufacturing industry.

About EtQ

EtQ is the leading Quality, EHS, Operational Risk and Compliance management software provider for identifying, mitigating and preventing high-risk events through integration, automation and collaboration. At the core of EtQ’s framework is a compliance management platform that enables organizations to implement best-in-class compliance processes configured to meet their existing processes, create new compliance processes and automate and control their compliance ecosystem. EtQ’s product lineup includes Reliance™ for enterprise organizations and Verse Solutions™ for mid-sized businesses. EtQ was founded in 1992 and has main offices located in the U.S. and Europe. To learn more about EtQ and its various product offerings, visit or

EtQ is a trademark of EtQ Management Consultants, Inc. All other product names and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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