Press Release

Preempt Security Wins Gold Stevie® Award in 2020 International Business Awards®

Sep 16, 2020

Recognized as the Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year 

SAN FRANCISCO, CASeptember 16, 2020Preempt Security, a pioneer in securing workforce identities, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year (up to 100 employees) category in the 17th Annual International Business Awards®. 

Preempt Security’s core focus is providing a unified platform for hybrid enterprises that want to strengthen user authentication across identity stores; e.g. Microsoft Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Single Sign-On solutions, and federated identity solutions; which can be on premises and in the cloud.   

More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from July through early September. 

Preempt is the only vendor that does not have the requirement of logs, enabling real-time threat detectionWe’re incredibly excited to win this year’s most innovative tech company award,” said Kapil Raina, VP Marketing at Preempt. With Preempt, organizations can not only detect threats to the identity store, but monitor and respond continuously with intelligent Conditional Access technology – and this differentiates the company from others in the market.  

According to the Stevie® Awards judgesPreempt is an extremely Innovative organization – a pioneer in detecting encrypted protocol threats without depending on logs alone, and catering to cybersecurity needs of customers from different industry verticals who are driving their digital transformation initiatives.    

“Despite the unprecedented impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on organizations and working people worldwide, the number and quality of nominations we received in this year’s International Business Awards attests to the continued outstanding performance of many organizations.  The commitment we’ve seen through these nominations to maintaining the success, health, and safety of employees, customers, and communities is truly impressive,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Gallagher. 

Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners in the company/organization category are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA . 

About Preempt Security 

Preempt secures all workforce identities to accelerate digital transformation. Since 80% of all breaches involve compromised credentials, Preempt unifies security visibility and control for on-premises and cloud identities. Threats are preempted and IT policy enforced in real-time using identity, behavioral, and risk analytics. Preempt protects 4M+ identities across 400+ enterprises. For More Info: Kapil Raina. info@preempt.com.  + 1 (415) 738-7829. www.preempt.com  

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com .