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DRS Wins KnowBe4 Sharky Award for Most Valued Partner

DRS has been awarded our fourth vendor award of 2019, winning the Most Valuable Partner (MVP) in KnowBe4’s Sharky Awards. Another proud moment for this incredible bunch of people!

The Sharkies recognise organisations and cybersecurity professionals who have gone above and beyond in the area of security awareness training and simulated phishing. Sharky Award winners were celebrated during an awards ceremony on Thursday, May 9 at KB4-Con, the second annual KnowBe4 user conference in Orlando.

“As the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, we are committed to making the jobs of cybersecurity professionals easier with new tools and training for their users,” said Stu Sjouwerman, CEO, KnowBe4. “The Sharky Awards were created to recognise and celebrate the organisations that are embracing KnowBe4’s security awareness platform and implementing it creatively and successfully.”

“DRS is passionate about security awareness, knowing that the human factor is the weakest link in any organisation. With Knowbe4, we strive to develop practices around good technology, processes and educating users. Our approach to security awareness is to create multiple touch points to keep users engaged by utilising customised campaigns, workshops, activations and materials. We are always ensuring we optimise our practices to achieve desired business drivers. We value our partnership with Knowbe4 as their forward-thinking leadership in the awareness space is regarded as the industry benchmark. We are proud to receive this award and we look forward to a long-standing partnership with Knowbe4,” said DRS’s Security Awareness Team.

Sharky nominees were reviewed by a panel of KnowBe4 judges and winners were recognised in seven categories:
– Best Landing Page
– Best Security Awareness Plan
– Best User Story
– Best Phishing Template
– Best Phishing Campaign
– Top Product Advocate
– Most Valuable Partner

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