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Egress Software Technologies shortlisted for the CRN Channel Awards 2018

London – September 2018 – Egress Software Technologies today announces its shortlisting in the ‘Security Vendor of the Year’ category at the CRN Channel Awards 2018. This is in recognition of its continuing contribution to building and growing successful business with its channel partners.

Now in their 25th year, the prestigious CRN Channel Awards continue to represent the pinnacle of achievement in the UK market, rewarding outstanding performance by vendors, resellers, MSPs and distributors in the IT channel. This year, the categories have been refreshed and refined by leading consultants in the technology sector to keep up with the changing nature of the fast-paced industry. The ‘Security Vendor of the Year’ award is open to all vendors that manufacture or develop software, hardware, systems or peripherals within the security arena and recognises the contribution vendors make to developing profitable business through product range, marketing programmes, service and support. 

Commenting on the shortlisting, Egress CEO Tony Pepper states: “We are delighted to be shortlisted for a CRN Channel Award for the fourth consecutive year. To be recognised year on year demonstrates that our programme to support and develop the channel is continuously evolving to deliver success for our world-class partners, who have contributed in turn to our considerable revenue growth in these years.

“Our partner programme offers partners considerable opportunities to add value and support throughout the customer engagement process as well as technical and sales expertise from our team helping them maximise return on investment. This shortlisting is a recognition of our investment in partnerships with industry-leading VARs and MSPs who are keen to leverage our product innovation, help customers tackle major data security challenges around risk and compliance, and drive cost savings.

The 2018 CRN Channel Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 15th November 2018 at the Battersea Park Events Arena, London.

About Egress

As advanced persistent threats continue to evolve, we recognize that people are the biggest risk to organizations’ security and are most vulnerable when using email.

Egress is the only cloud email security platform to continuously assess human risk and dynamically adapt policy controls, preparing customers to defend against advanced phishing attacks and outbound data breaches before they happen. Leveraging contextual machine learning and neural networks, with seamless integration using cloud-native API architecture, Egress provides enhanced email protection, deep visibility into human risk, and instant time to value.

Trusted by the world’s biggest brands, Egress has offices in London, Sheffield, Cheltenham, New York, Boston, and Toronto. In April 2024 KnowBe4, the provider of the largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Egress.