Momentum Partners Releases Its Watch List at the 2016 RSA Conference
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Momentum Partners, advisors and dealmakers in cybersecurity, has announced the latest ten companies added to the firm’s annual Watch List. Each quarter ten companies are selected after carefully weighing feedback from the field and considering a variety of growth and innovation factors.2016_Watch_List_Graphic

Momentum Partners’s selection process included input from Momentum’s vast network of corporate dealmakers, investors, and cybersecurity professionals in order to identify these companies displaying tremendous momentum.

“We are delighted to announce another stellar cohort of innovative and breakout companies in cybersecurity,” said Eric McAlpine, Momentum’s Managing Partner. “There is a vast sea of vendors often solving the same or similar problems in this complicated industry and the signal-to-noise ratio can make it difficult to discern signal from noise. We are vigilant in our coverage of the cybersecurity ecosystem and encounter many vendors with tremendous momentum. As such, we do our very best to listen to our network to identify these truly innovative companies. Congratulations to their founders, their teams, and their investors.”

Full press release and 2016 Watch List:

Dark Reading Releases Its Top 20 Cyber Security Companies to Watch for 2016 

Feb 17, 2016 Dark Reading released its top 20 cyber security companies to watch list for 2016. Reporter Ericka Chickowski writes: “These are some of the most intriguing security startups flush with funds, talent and ideas.” We are delighted to see that Twistlock made the list.

This is what Dark Reading says about Twistlock: “Newcomer to hot niche; All-Star Security Executive(s)”. “CEO and Co-Founder Ben Bernstein — Executive with nearly 15 years under his belt working up and down Microsoft’s developer and project management organizations; Chief Strategy Officer Chenxi Wang — best known for her work as VP at Forrester Research, she served as VP of Cloud Security & Strategy at CipherCloud and VP of Strategy and Market Intelligence for Intel Security prior to Twistlock.”

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