Channel partner excellence celebrated with naming of prestigious yearly awards
KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, announced the winners of its 2023 EMEA Partner Programme Awards at their 4th annual KB4-CON EMEA event.
This awards program recognises the top KnowBe4 channel partners regionally for innovation and excellence across key categories. KnowBe4 and its partner ecosystem are together shaping the human-centric category in cybersecurity focused on helping organisations improve security posture and strengthen security culture.
“We are honoured to name the winners of our 2023 EMEA Partner Programme Awards during this year’s KB4-CON EMEA virtual cybersecurity culture conference,” said Tony Jennings, EVP international & global channel sales and 2023 CRN Channel Chief. “These partners are leading the market with us in raising awareness for the critical human layer within the security stack. Together, we are helping organisations everywhere to leverage our product suite to transform their security culture. We thank these partners for their dedication, and we look forward to continued growth together.”
“Data-driven decision making is one of our core values within both our culture and our partner programme,” said Kirsten Esposito, VP global partner programme office and 2023 CRN Women of the Channel honouree. “We built objective criteria for each award and sought out the partners who outperform all others in these metrics whilst also delighting their customers. We welcome these incredible winners into our 2023 global programme awards class.”
The winners of the KnowBe4 2023 EMEA Partner Programme Awards include:
Partner to Watch, Europe: InfoGuard AG
Partner to Watch, Middle East: ICON Contracting for Building Construction Co.
Partner to Watch, Africa: AVeS Cyber Security
Marketing Innovator of the Year: LRQA Nettitude
Product Champion of the Year: Satisnet Ltd.
Partner of the Year: neam IT-services GmbH
KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by more than 65,000 organisations around the globe. Founded by IT and data security specialist Stu Sjouwerman, KnowBe4 helps organisations 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. The late Kevin Mitnick, who was an internationally recognised cybersecurity specialist and KnowBe4’s Chief Hacking Officer, helped design the KnowBe4 training based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Organisations rely on KnowBe4 to mobilise their end users as their last line of defence and trust the KnowBe4 platform to strengthen their security culture and reduce human risk.