KnowBe4 Named Best Place to Work by Tampa Bay Times for Fifth Consecutive Year

KnowBe4 recognized for first-rate company culture and benefits

KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing, was recently named one of Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces 2020 by the Tampa Bay Times.TBT Top Workplace 2020

KnowBe4’s employees were surveyed about several topics, including practices and policies that make these companies the top places to work.

In the Tampa Bay region, more than 180 leading companies were surveyed. To be considered for participation, companies or government entities had to employ at least 50 workers in Florida.

The Top Workplaces 2020 in Tampa Bay program was created by the Tampa Bay Times and Energage. This is the program’s 11th year.

“Taking the top spot on the best workplaces list in the Tampa Bay area for the fifth consecutive year is quite an accomplishment,” said Stu Sjouwerman, CEO, KnowBe4. “We’re ecstatic about this news, as it is a true reflection of the incredible people who work at KnowBe4. As we look to the future and continue through a period of hypergrowth, we will maintain our emphasis on a transparent, accountable and fun company culture as a top priority.”

The companies were ranked based on leadership, compensation and training, workplace flexibility, and diversity. The rankings were published today on and will be featured in the April 5 edition of the Tampa Bay Times and on April 9 in tbt*.

"We enjoy providing this platform every year for employees to share what makes their workplace special," said Times' Business Editor Bill Varian. "We hope this year's stories provide some inspiration for when things return to normal."

For a complete list of the 2020 Top Workplaces in Tampa Bay, go to

About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by more than 31,000 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.

About the Tampa Bay Times
The Tampa Bay Times is widely considered one of the Top Ten newspapers in America and has won 12 Pulitzer Prizes. It is Florida’s largest newspaper and publishes - Tampa Bay’s largest local news Web site. Additionally, the company publishes the free weekly tbt*, an edition of the Tampa Bay Times, and Bay magazine

About Energage

Energage is one of the largest workplace survey providers in the United States. Each year it surveys thousands of companies and partners with leading media organizations to produce definitive Top Workplaces lists. Using proprietary, cutting-edge online applications, Energage is bringing employee engagement to the web.


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