ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - September 27, 2016) - ControlScan, the managed security service provider (MSSP) IT leaders and their organizations rely upon for unified security and compliance, has been chosen to present at Venture Atlanta 2016, the South's premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital. Venture Atlanta will be held November 2-3 at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta.
ControlScan is among 32 early- and venture-stage companies chosen to represent the region's most innovative tech businesses at this year's Venture Atlanta Conference. A venture-backed company, ControlScan is being showcased for its ability to aggressively develop and marketize technology and managed service pairings that keep pace with the rapidly evolving cybersecurity threat landscape.
"Presenting at Venture Atlanta brings important visibility to the contributions ControlScan is making in helping businesses everywhere fight cybercrime," said Joan E. Herbig, CEO, ControlScan. "We're proud of the journey our business has taken, and confident in our projections for continued success. We're delighted to share these things with the VC community and others who support innovation in technology."
Now entering its 16th year, Venture Atlanta has helped launch more than 350 companies and raise more than $1.8 billion in funding to date-a number that continues to grow. The annual Venture Atlanta Conference gives presenting companies and conference attendees the opportunity to engage with regional as well as national venture capitalists, investors and other key players in the current technology ecosystem.
"Venture Atlanta recruits some very credible venture investment opportunities every year and this year is no exception," said Alan Taetle, general partner at Noro-Moseley Partners, and Venture Atlanta chairman. "I would imagine several presenting companies will receive term sheets soon after the conference."
To learn more about ControlScan and its solutions, please visit ControlScan.com or call 800-825-3301. For additional information about Venture Atlanta, to register for the November 2016 event or to view the conference schedule, please visit www.ventureatlanta.org.
About Venture Atlanta
Venture Atlanta, Georgia's technology innovation event, is where the region's most promising tech companies meet the country's top-tier investors. As the South's largest investor showcase helping launch more than 350 companies and raise over $1.8 billion in funding to date, Venture Atlanta connects local entrepreneurs with local and national venture capitalists, bankers, angel investors and others in the technology ecosystem who can help them raise the capital they need to grow their businesses. The annual nonprofit event is a collaboration of three leading Georgia business organizations: Atlanta CEO Council, Metro Atlanta Chamber and the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). For more information, visit www.ventureatlanta.org.
ControlScan is the Managed Security Service Provider with a difference: We take a proactive approach to protecting businesses from cyber threats while helping ensure their compliance with security and privacy standards like PCI DSS and HIPAA/HITECH. Our unified security and compliance solutions deliver confidence to millions of businesses as well as the IT professionals who serve them. Merchant service providers and web hosting companies also partner with us to reduce cybercrime-related business risk. Based in Atlanta, ControlScan is venture backed and supported by a worldwide base of customers, partners and strategic alliances. For more information about our company and solutions, please visit ControlScan.com or call 800-825-3301.
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