- Website: http://www.proficio.com
- Company size (employees): 100 to 499
- Country: United States
- Headquarters Region: North America
In 3 bullets, summarize why this company is different from the competition and deserves recognition:
-On top of expanding their global footprint, Proficio also launched their newly enhanced, state-of-the-art customer portal ProView Plus™ with ThreatInsight™ risk scoring and executive dashboards. This advanced platform provides Proficio’s customers with a single pane of glass, giving them complete visibility into their security gaps and provides them with the necessary intelligence needed to improve their organization’s overall security posture.
-Proficio grew exponentially in 2018 by significantly growing their client base highlighted by industry leading organizations in the legal, online retail, and finance sectors. The array of industry additions helped diversify Proficio’s growing portfolio and increased the company’s vertical capabilities Proficio’s expanded portfolio of services provide highly competitive solutions to organizations regardless of budget or security environment.
-Proficio’s efforts in 2018 were noticed by cybersecurity trade journals and other industry watchers who included the company in multiple leading industry reports by Gartner, IDC and Forrester. This industry recognition helped cement Proficio’s status as a global cybersecurity services provider. The company has already been recognized with 21 different award wins in 2018 from many prestigious infosec organizations globally.
In less than 300 words, summarize the achievements of the company in the nominated category
Proficio recently closed out a record-breaking 2017 and projects to double revenue and market share in 2018. In addition to reaching record-breaking sales last year, Proficio extended the streak of 28 consecutive quarters of recurring revenue growth to 30 in 2018. Substantial gains were fueled by an increase in client base, which was highlighted by industry leading organizations in legal, online retail, and finance sectors. The array of industry additions helped diversify Proficio’s growing portfolio and increased the company’s vertical capabilities.
In May 2018, Proficio announced the opening of its latest facility in Melbourne Australia to better support Australian business and further that company’s foothold in the Asia- Pacfiic Region. News of this expansion follow on the previous years addition of the company’s third security operations center (SOC) located in Barcelona, Spain. That expansion enabled Proficio to better support clients and businesses in EMEA and to continue providing around-the-clock monitoring and alerting capabilities worldwide. In addition to the Barcelona SOC, Proficio has increased its global presence in Atlanta, United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
The company also launched their enhanced customer portal, ProView Plus™ with ThreatInsight™ risk scoring and executive dashboards in June of 2018. The ThreatInsight Scoring dashboard is an industry first, offering customers total visibility into the gaps in their security controls and automatically providing recommendations on how to maximize current investments and minimize risks. Adding capabilities like these has led to recognition in the market – Proficio’s managed detection and response capabilities were recently recognized in Gartner’s Market Guide to Managed Detection and Response Services for the second consecutive year.
To support its continued growth, Proficio raised a second round of funding by key investor group, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P. The firm has invested more than $20 million in Proficio.