Award Recognizes Entrepreneurial Excellence in Technology Security Category
Newton, Mass. – June 12, 2014 – EY announced that Udi Mokady, CEO of CyberArk, received the New England EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Technology Security category. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Selected by an independent panel of judges, Mokady was presented with the award at a gala at the Sheraton Boston, on June 10.
“I’m honored to receive such a prestigious award, one that reflects the years of dedication and hard work that our team has put in to establish CyberArk as one of the leading security companies in the world,” said Mokady. “Innovation is at the heart of the company – it drives everything we do. CyberArk is dedicated to helping our customers protect themselves against the latest cyber threats and is growing rapidly with the need for security.”
CyberArk has emerged as the only company focused on helping its customers mitigate the most advanced cyber threats plaguing businesses – those that steal and exploit privileged credentials to attack a company from the inside-out. CyberArk’s targeted security solutions secure 1,500 customers worldwide – stopping advanced attacks early in the process before business damage is done.
Now in its 28th year, the EY program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company, Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc., and Mindy Grossman of HSN. Recent US national winners include Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn; Hamdi Ulukaya, founder of Chobani; and 2013 winner Hamid Moghadam, CEO and Chairman of Prologis.