The Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Inc. (CAMI) is proud to announce the finalists for the 2017 Maryland Cybersecurity Awards Competition. Finalists in the 6 primary awards categories are listed below. Winners will be announced at the Awards Celebration on March 22nd from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Visionary Arts Museum in Baltimore. Purchase tickets here.
Please note: no finalists will be announced for the County Awards or for the People’s Choice Award. The winners of these categories will be announced at the Awards Celebration on March 22, 2017. Check out our complete list of nominees here.
Cybersecurity Innovator of the Year Award Finalists
Category sponsor: PSA Insurance & Financial Services
Cryptonite NXT. Nominated by: Jason Li, Intelligent Automation, Inc. Greg Shannon, Spanning Tree. Abtin Buergari, Model B.
Tactical Network Solutions. Nominated by: Gina Palladino, Tactical Network Solutions.
Tenable Network Security. Nominated by: Joanne Rasch, Tenable Network Security.
Terbium Labs. Nominated by: April Burghardt, GAB Data Inc.
Cybersecurity Defender of the Year Award Finalists
PLEX Solutions. Nominated by: Terry Bradley, PLEX Solutions.
Sealing Technologies, Inc. Nominated by: Kristin Deardorff, Sealing Technologies, Inc.
Ultra Electronic, 3eTI. Nominated by: Alice Ducq, Ultra Electronics, 3eTI.
ZeroFOX. Nominated by: Ron Gula, Gula Tech Adventures. Amanda Sauve, ZeroFOX.
Cybersecurity ‘Company to Watch’ Award Finalists
Category sponsor: Edwards Performance Solutions
Cryptonite NXT. Nominated by: Ron Gula, Gula Tech Adventures. Dan Bender, Model B, LLC.
Cybrary. Nominated by: Ralph Sita, Cybrary.
SecuLore Solutions. Nominated by: Timothy Lorello, SecuLore Solutions.
Untethered Labs. Nominated by: Andrew Ray, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP.
Cybersecurity Champion Award
Dr. Mansur Hasib, University of Maryland University College (UMUC).
Anupam Joshi, UMBC. Nominated by: Todd Dolbin, Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development.
Bill Murphy, RedZone Technologies, Singularity (DMV Chapter). Nominated by: Sydney Cromwell, RedZone Technologies.
Gregg Smith, Silent Circle. Nominated by: Todd Dolbin, Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development.
Cybersecurity Industry Resource Award
Category sponsor: South River Technologies
bwtech@UMBC Cyber Incubator. Nominated by: Michele Perry, MPB Strategies, LLC.
The CyberWire, published by Pratt Street Media. Nominated by: Howard Feldman, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP.
Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO). Nominated by: Tammi Thomas, Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO).
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). Nominated by: Michelle Barrow, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).
Cybersecurity Diversity Award
Category sponsor: JACOBY
Per Scholas. Nominated by: Marcelle Lee, Fractal Security Group, LLC.
Tech Frederick. Nominated by: Ali Berger, Tech Frederick/Orases Consulting Corporation.
Winquest Cybersecurity. Nominated by: John Leitch, Winquest Engineering Corporation.
Year Up Baltimore. Nominated by: Derrick Taliaferro, Year Up Baltimore. Adenike Akintilo, Year Up Baltimore.