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About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, is the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, and is used by more than 34,000 organizations around the globe. Founded by IT and data security specialist Stu Sjouwerman, KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to awareness training on security.

Kevin Mitnick, an internationally recognized cybersecurity specialist and KnowBe4's Chief Hacking Officer, helped design the KnowBe4 training based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Tens of thousands of organizations rely on KnowBe4 to mobilize their end users as the last line of defense.

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How To Contact Us

KnowBe4 often receives inquiries from the media and gladly accepts requests for interviews, commentary, permission to reuse content, etc. For any requests not covered in this section, please contact us directly at PR 'at' KnowBe4.com. 

KnowBe4 has a global PR team of agencies. 

Agencies of record:

  • United States and/or United Kingdom: Eskenzi PR
  • Germany: Kafka Kommunikation
  • Netherlands: Whizpr
  • Norway: Apeland
  • South Africa: Red Ribbon Communication
  • Australia: Bench PR
  • Japan: M&L
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Awards Showcase & Industry Recognition

Accolades for our products and services

2020

• Tampa Bay Business Journal Top Corporate Counsel
• Channel Chiefs 2020
• Cyber Defense Infosec Award
• Innovations Throughout Africa – Women in Tech
• Inc. 2020 Best Workplaces
• Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace #1

 

2019

• Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training – A Leader, Highest and Furthest
  Overall Position
for Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision
• SC Awards 2019 Names KnowBe4 CEO Stu Sjouwerman a Top Executive Leader of the Last 30 Years
• SC Awards 2019 Names KnowBe4 CEO Stu Sjouwerman a Top Executive Leader of the Last 30 Years
• Network Computing Awards UK Security Training and Consultancy Provider of the Year
• Inc. Magazine Top Workplace
• Excellence in Customer Service Executive of the Year
• Tampa Bay Business Journal Top Workplace #2
• Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace #1
• Tampa Bay Business Journal Top Corporate Counsel
• Cyber Security Excellence Award Gold Winner for Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company
• CRN Channel Chief
• Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Computer-Based Training Software
• Fortune Best Place to Work #1 in Small and Medium Business Category

 

2018

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training - A Leader
• Inc. 500 #96
• Fortune Magazine 100 Best Places to Work for Millennials #60
• Cybersecurity Ventures Cybersecurity 500 #2
• Tampa Bay Business Journal - Fast 50 #2
• Tampa Bay Business Journal Best Place to Work (Extra Large Category)
• JMP Super 70
• Business Observer Top 500 #141

 

2017

• 2017 North American Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Platform Customer Value Leadership Award
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training - A Leader
• Inc. 500 #231
• Deloitte Technology Fast 500 #70
• Cybersecurity Ventures Cybersecurity 500 #6
• Tampa Bay Business Journal – Fast 50 #3
• Tampa Bay Times – Best Place to Work in Tampa Bay
• Tampa Bay Business Journal Best Place to Work – (Nearly big 100+) and Best Overall
• CEO Stu Sjouwerman EY Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
• #3 Ranked of the 153 Best Company Cultures in America 2017 Entrepreneur magazine (Nearly big 100+)
• Gold Winner, Security Training and Educational Programs from Info Security Products Guide
• Silver Winner, Fastest Growing Security Company of the Year from Info Security Products Guide

 

2016

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training - A Challenger
• Inc. 500 #139
• Deloitte Technology Fast 500 #50
• Cybersecurity Ventures Cybersecurity 500 #220
• Tampa Bay Times Best Place to Work – Small companies 50-149 employees
• Black Book Highest Ranked Vendor Security Related Training Programs (given at InfoSec 2016)

 

2015

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training - A Niche Player

 

2014

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training - A Niche Player
 
 

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Latest KnowBe4 Press Releases


KnowBe4 Kicks Off Stay Safe Online Campaign With New Video Release

KnowBe4 to provide no-cost “Social Media: Staying Secure in a Connected World” course as part of a global effort to increase online safety during National Cyber Security Awareness Month

KnowBe4 Adds New Independent Board Member Kevin Klausmeyer

Technology financial industry and software board veteran takes on new board seat with KnowBe4

KnowBe4 Hires Dietmar Giese as New Managing Director for DACH

Experienced C-level executive to lead KnowBe4’s efforts in the DACH region; Former managing directors Detlev Weise and Christine Kipke have shifted to strategic advisor roles