Partner at Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) recognized for being a strong advocate and contributor to ISITC - Mr. Bodman has been an active supporter of ISITC for over 15 years and celebrates his 30th year at BBH in 2013 BOSTON ? March 19th, 2013 ? ISITC (The International Securities Association for Institutional Trade Communication), the industry trade group focused on standards in transaction processing and related communications, has announced at its 19th ISITC Annual Industry Forum and Vendor Show that Taylor S. Bodman, Partner in Charge of Asia and Supervising Partner for Technology at Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH), has been recognized with the ISITC Standard of Excellence Award. The Standard of Excellence Award recognizes individuals who have both made a significant contribution to the industry and rendered exceptional service to ISITC, which is supported through the voluntary services of industry professionals. Mr. Bodman was selected as the recipient of this annual award due to his continued commitment and work for the organization since its inception. Mr. Bodman has been one of ISITC?s biggest supporters for almost two decades as a conference participant, keynote speaker and vocal industry advocate for the advancement of ISITC issues. Mr. Bodman?s greatest contribution includes recruiting a strong and steady stream of BBH executives who have joined and chaired ISITC committees. ISO 20022 is among many specific ISITC initiatives to benefit from Mr. Bodman?s active support and encouragement. He credits his passion for ISITC to the organization?s reputation for being a leader in the industry from the start. He refers to ISITC as a ?forum to get your hands dirty, put politics aside and get out in front to improve industry collaboration ? even where there may be entrenched interests.? The award is being given to Mr. Bodman in recognition of his dedication to building and growing ISITC by encouraging individual engagement at every opportunity. ?We are delighted to recognize Taylor?s ongoing support of ISITC. We can never have too many advocates, and the team of competent, engaging people whom Taylor has encouraged and mentored within ISITC speak volumes for his dedication to our association,? comments Jan Ellis Snitzer, Chair of ISITC and Vice President at Loomis, Sayles & Co. ?From the beginning, he has believed in our vision and remained dedicated to ensuring we have the leadership we need now and in the future.? Mr. Bodman was chosen by a committee of select ISITC board members after reviewing several candidates, which was led by Gary Probert, immediate past chair. The award is given out each year at the ISITC Annual Forum and Vendor Show to an individual who continually supports the organization and the industry as a whole.