Celebrating the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions transform our world
TYSONS, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that ThreatConnect, Inc. CEO Adam Vincent was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Mid-Atlantic Award finalist. Now in its 34th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors entrepreneurial business leaders whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity as they build and sustain successful businesses that transform our world.
Award winners will be announced through a special virtual event in early October and will join a lifelong community of esteemed Entrepreneur Of The Year alumni from around the world. This year, unstoppable entrepreneurs who have provided extraordinary support for their communities, employees and others during the COVID-19 crisis will also be recognized for their courage, resilience and ingenuity.
“It is a great honor to have been nominated again and an even a greater honor to be a finalist,” said Adam Vincent, ThreatConnect, CEO. “Each year the quality of the finalist group improves and I continue to be awed by their accomplishments. Last year was a very busy year for ThreatConnect and this year, even with its challenges, is proving to be even more successful for us. I am grateful for the ThreatConnect team for everything they do and the creativity they bring to the table, every day.”
Since its inception in 2011, ThreatConnect has experienced remarkable growth. In 2019, ThreatConnect was selected by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest growing companies in the US for a third straight year and won the Cybersecurity Excellence award for the best Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) Platform.
Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive award programs for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The nominees are evaluated based on six criteria, including overcoming adversity; financial performance; societal impact and commitment to building a values-based company; innovation; and talent management. Since its launch, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries around the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards to be announced in November during a virtual awards gala. The Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner will then move on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2021.
ThreatConnect, Inc. provides a proactive and efficient approach to security by enabling enhanced detection, shortened response, and reduced risk. Designed by analysts but built for the entire team (security operations, threat intelligence, incident response and security leadership), ThreatConnect’s intelligence-driven security operations platform is the only solution available today with intelligence, automation, analytics, and workflows in a single platform. To learn more about our threat intelligence (TIP) and security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) platform, visit www.ThreatConnect.com.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with insights and experiences that foster growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind. It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries. Winners go on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ title. ey.com/us/eoy
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