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Diversified Risk Management, Inc.
Corporate Investigations and Risk
Mitigation Consulting Services
Contact: George J. Ramos
WeTip Honors Patricia Kotze Of Diversified
Risk Management at National Conference
Los Angeles, California, May 2, 2008 -- WeTip, the anonymous crime reporting organization that has served the U.S. since 1972, honored Patricia Kotze with their 2008 Women of the Year Award in Los Angeles last week. The award was accepted by Ms. Kotze of Diversified Risk Management at the 35th annual National Crime Fighting Conference, held at the Ontario Airport Hilton Hotel.
Patricia Kotze is a managing partner for Diversified Risk Management, Inc. Prior to forming Diversified, she served as Senior Vice President, Director, and Manager of Corporate Investigations for three other national investigation firms.
With over twenty years of experience, she has assisted numerous employers, including several Fortune 1000 corporations in over forty states, Canada, Mexico, and abroad. She has aided companies in many industries, including aerospace, automotive, healthcare, computer technology, electronics, pharmaceutical, law, transportation, agriculture, steel, forestry, food manufacturing/processing, municipalities, non-profit organizations and all facets of manufacturing and warehouse distribution.
Ms. Kotze has been an advocate of the WeTip Anonymous Crime Reporting Hotline since she first learned of it, realizing what resource WeTip can be for many of Diversified Risk Management’s clients. Ms. Kotze has been instrumental in reducing costs associated with employee theft, fraud, substance abuse, various forms of misconduct and other crimes against employers. For her tireless efforts, WeTip has recognized Ms. Kotze as their 2008 Woman of the Year.
WeTip has been serving the U.S. for over thirty six years, taking anonymous crime information 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Citizens can turn their anger into action by calling the WeTip hotline at 800-78-CRIME, 800-47-ARSON, 800-47, DRUGS and 800 US-FRAUD anytime, day or night. WeTip hotlines are staffed around the clock by trained bilingual operators. WeTip offers rewards up to $1,000 when information leads to an arrest and conviction. WeTip has aided law enforcement by taking over 470,000 anonymous tips leading to the arrest of more than 15,200 criminals. WeTip has also aided law enforcement in the seizure of over $320 million in illegal drugs and narcotics.
About Diversified Risk Management, Inc.
Diversified Risk Management, Inc. is a fully licensed, nationwide investigation firm that assists corporations, governmental entities, non-profit organizations and law firms in identifying, mitigating, and responding to risks through a comprehensive and integrated suite of professional service offerings in the areas of workplace investigations, training and security. You may visitwww.drminc.us to learn more about their service offerings or call them at (800) 810-9508.
About WeTip, Inc.
WeTip is the oldest and most established anonymous crime hotline program in the nation. WeTip is a national nonprofit organization based in Southern California, staffing professional operators that take anonymous tips from all 50 states as well as Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. For over 34 years, WeTip has taken over 425,000 anonymous calls. Visit www.WeTip.com or call Sue Mandell at (909) 987-5005 ext. 250 to learn about WeTip, Inc.