March 27, 2012
Win Marks the Third Recognition for Year-Over-Year Growth Within the Past Seven Months
Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in Unified Security Monitoring (USM), today announced that it has won the Emerging Growth Company Award from ACG National Capital at the 2012 Corporate Growth Awards Gala. The award is annually presented to D.C. Metro businesses with under $50 million in revenue that have exhibited consistent, sustainable and profitable growth. Tenable was the only information security technology company selected, and the win marks the third time within the past seven months that the company has been recognized for strong year-over-year growth.
"ACG National Capital chapter salutes excellence in the D.C. Metro business community," said Womble Carlyle attorney Keith Mendelson, a longtime ACG member and judge for the 2012 National Capital Chapter ACG Awards. "The large number of nominees, the select group of finalists and the winners were drawn from many different industries, company sizes and types that make up this region's vibrant business base. These companies are the job-creating engine that is vital to our economy."
Tenable Network Security is led by a seasoned management team of renowned information security experts that have brought multiple successful security software products to market over the last 20 years. The company helps hundreds of government agencies and Global 2000 organizations protect information systems and streamline security compliance initiatives like PCI, SOX and HIPAA. Tenable is also the creator of the Nessus vulnerability scanner — the world's most widely deployed vulnerability scanner.
"The cybersecurity landscape is constantly evolving, with significant new threats, new tools and new motivations," said Ron Gula, CEO and CTO at Tenable Network Security. "Our mission is to help our customers stay ahead of the relentless barrage of new cyberthreats, and to enable real-time, continuous network visibility needed to ensure that their security isn't compromised."