ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ThreatConnect, Inc.®, creator of the most widely adopted threat intelligence platform, today announced the company was the recipient of the 2015 Washington SmartCEO GovStar Award in the Technical Trailblazer category. The company and its leaders were recognized for their commitment to the industry and passion for their work. Each year, an independent committee of business leaders selects 45 finalists for the awards program in which only 13 winners are chosen.
“Being recognized by SmartCEO’s GovStar awards program as a Tech Trailblazer is a true testament to how beneficial our threat intelligence platform is within the communities we serve,” said ThreatConnect CEO Adam Vincent. “Threat Intelligence is more important today than ever before, both within the government and commercial sectors. This award further acknowledges ThreatConnect as a top player in the industry and it speaks volumes to our approach and dedication to security.”
The ThreatConnect platform allows users to effectively aggregate, analyze and act on critical data, resulting in an extremely powerful system with capabilities no other company is offering today. More than 5,000 users from organizations and government agencies worldwide utilize ThreatConnect to increase productivity and deliver dynamic knowledge management, high context indicators and automated responses to counter sophisticated cyber-attacks.
“The government contracting industry is one of the most complex and competitive business sectors in the world. But day in and day out this year’s finalists come to work with the passion to not only build great businesses but also serve their country, protect U.S. citizens and drive innovation in healthcare, technology and communications,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO Events. “They are inspirational, patriotic and driven to succeed. We are honored to recognize them for their achievements.”
SmartCEO created the GovStar program to honor local government contracting firms for their technology innovation, workplace environment, growth, veteran support and contributions to the industry and marketplace.
About the GovStar Awards
The GovStar Awards program honors local government contractors for their technology innovation, workplace environment, growth, veteran support and impact on the industry and the marketplace as a whole. Government contracting is an extremely competitive and growing industry in the Greater Washington market, and the federal government is the largest consumer of products and services in the U.S. The GovStar program recognizes the many commendable attributes of Greater Washington-area companies striving for excellence in this complex and competitive sector. Each year, an independent committee of local business leaders selects the winners based on their growth, innovation, corporate culture, veteran support and industry impact. Finalists are profiled in the November/December issue of Washington SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards reception in November, where category winners are announced live.
ThreatConnect, Inc. is the leading provider of advanced threat intelligence products and services including ThreatConnect®, the most comprehensive Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) on the market. ThreatConnect delivers a single platform in the cloud and on-premises to effectively aggregate, analyze, and act to counter sophisticated cyber-attacks. Leveraging advanced analytics capabilities ThreatConnect offers a superior understanding of relevant cyber threats to business operations. To learn more about ThreatConnect, visit: www.threatconnect.com.