GBprotect recognized for creating jobs and enriching the community
ENGLEWOOD, CO – April 5, 2012. GBprotect, an industry leader in client-focused managed security services, today announced it was named a finalist for the 2012 Colorado Companies to Watch Award.
The annual award recognizes second-stage companies that develop valuable products and services, provide quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new industries throughout Colorado. To qualify to be nominated, companies must be privately held, be headquartered in the state, have 6 to 99 full-time equivalent employees, and do $750,000 to $50 million in sales. Moreover, the nominated companies must be focused on growth, thus fueling the state’s “economic fire.”
GBprotect specializes in helping businesses safeguard their information security infrastructure, applications, and devices against hackers, threats, and breaches that can jeopardize their client information, regulatory standing, or reputation. GBprotect’s innovation lies in its ability to deliver high-end security solutions to small and mid-sized businesses that do not have the internal resources to conquer the complex world of IT security. The 10-year-old company has grown steadily based on its commitment to 100% client satisfaction.
GBprotect CEO Mel Holstrom said it is an honor to be named one of the finalists. “We are proud to contribute to the economy of Colorado and to stand beside the other fine finalists in representing the entrepreneurship and growth of our state.”
Ed Bassett, president of GBprotect, concurred. “We work very hard to bring our clients high-quality, perfect-fit security services, and it is an accomplishment to be recognized as a leading Colorado company.”
Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, GBprotect delivers comprehensive managed security services, including operations management, enterprise log management, application security, and strategic consulting to organizations of all sizes. With a commitment to architecting and integrating built-to-fit information security solutions that are sophisticated, flexible, and always backed by a personalized approach, GBprotect enjoys a 100% satisfaction rating with clients throughout the United States. To stay protected with GBprotect, visit www.gbprotect.com.