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Graduate Hobson Earns Advanced Compliance Credential

Dec 15, 2014

Coast Professional, Inc. recently announced that New England College of Business alumnus Joshua Hobson, Director of Compliance and Quality Assurance, has earned the designation of Credit & Collection Compliance Officer (CCCO) from The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals (ACA International).

The CCCO certification is designed for the advanced professional, and requires that the recipient demonstrate an in-depth range of knowledge on compliance strategy in the debt collection industry. To achieve this designation, the applicant must attend numerous classes and pass a rigorous exam at the end of the period, as well as complete ongoing continuing education seminars to maintain the certification. To date, only 175 individuals worldwide have earned this certification.

Hobson has worked for Coast since 2013, and is tasked with overseeing internal auditing, external audits required by clients and various regulations, licensing, compliance, and quality assurance.