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Bugcrowd Named 2019 Silver Stevie® Award Winner

Crowdsourced Security Leader Honored as a Most Innovative Tech Company in the 17th Annual American Business Awards®

Bugcrowd, the #1 crowdsourced security company, today announced the company was named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year category. This year marks the 17th Annual American Business Awards, the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program.

According to Enterprise Strategy Group’s research insights report Security Leadership Study — Trends in Application Security, 93 percent of organizations see a benefit in using crowdsourced security for penetration testing. Bugcrowd goes one step beyond traditional security testing approaches, providing customers the contextual intelligence needed to fix vulnerabilities faster and bring more secure products to market. It’s why leading companies around the world trust Bugcrowd.

The Stevie Awards judges agreed, saying “The internet changes everything starting with security and Bugcrowd is ready. Bugcrowd has launched solutions to help solve security challenges, while also growing rapidly.”

“Given the impressive competition, we are deeply honored that Bugcrowd was recognized as one of the world’s most innovative security companies,” said Ashish Gupta, CEO, Bugcrowd. “Our entire team has worked tirelessly to deliver the most complete crowdsourced security platform, helping customers stay one step ahead of adversaries to secure our digitally-connected world. We are excited by the recognition from the Stevie Awards.”

More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“The nominations submitted to the 2019 American Business Awards were outstanding. They illustrate the continued vibrancy of innovation and high level of achievement across the American economic landscape,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at

About Bugcrowd

Bugcrowd is the #1 crowdsourced security company. More Fortune 500 organizations trust Bugcrowd to manage their Bug Bounty, Vulnerability Disclosure, and Next Gen Pen Test programs. Bugcrowd’s award-winning platform combines actionable, contextual intelligence with the skill and experience of the world’s most elite hackers to help leading organizations identify and fix vulnerabilities, protect customers, and make the digitally connected world a safer place. Based in San Francisco, Bugcrowd is backed by Blackbird Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Industry Ventures, Paladin Capital Group, Rally Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and Triangle Peak Partners. Learn more at

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

Sponsors of The 2019 American Business Awards include HCL America, John Hancock Financial Services, and SoftPro.