IRVINE, Calif., July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cylance®, the company that is revolutionizing cybersecurity through the use of artificial intelligence to proactively prevent advanced persistent threats and malware, announced today that is President and CEO Stuart McClure has been named the Gold winner of Executive of the Year in Security Software in the Golden Bridge Awards®. The annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, innovations, products and services, executives and management teams, and other achievements within every major industry in the world. Organizations from all over the world submit nominations including public and private, for-profit and non-profit, largest to smallest and new start-ups.
Winners will be honored in San Francisco on Monday, September 12, 2016 during the annual Red Carpet Golden Bridge Awards Ceremony.
As the founder, CEO and president of Cylance, Stuart McClure is a visionary for the security industry through his math-based approach to threat detection, protection and response. Stuart's leadership sets the strategic direction and operational execution for Cylance, as the company was referred to as the "fastest growing endpoint security startup in the past decade" by Gartner. Stuart is highly recognized in the security community for his extensive and in-depth knowledge and is one of the industry's leading authorities in information security today.
"It's an honor to be named Executive of the Year by peers and others in leading industries," said Stuart McClure. "We're humbled by the rapid growth of the company and plan to continue the Cylance mission of protecting everyone under the sun with a revolutionary new approach to endpoint security based on artificial intelligence."
About the Golden Bridge Awards
Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new start-ups in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world. Learn more about The Golden Bridge Awards at www.goldenbridgeawards.com
Cylance® is the only company to offer a preventive cybersecurity solution that stops advanced threats and malware—before they can execute—at the most vulnerable point: the endpoint. Applying a revolutionary artificial intelligence approach, CylancePROTECT® analyzes the DNA of code prior to its execution to find and prevent threats others can't, while using a fraction of the system resources associated with antivirus and detect and respond solutions deployed in enterprises today. For more information visit: www.cylance.com
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