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RiskIQ Establishes US Customer Success Center in Kansas City

Silicon Valley Internet Security Vendor Expands Operations to 'Silicon Prairie' Technology Hub

SAN FRANCISCO -- April, 14, 2015 -- RiskIQ, the company that enables organizations to discover, inventory, monitor and secure their digital footprints, today announced that it is expanding its US customer success operations with a new center near Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. RiskIQ currently supports over 100 customers from its San Francisco headquarters and European offices in London. The company joins Sprint, AT&T, Time Warner Cable and other leading technology companies who have operations in Shawnee.

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RiskIQ enables organizations to detect and mitigate online threats such as malware, malvertisements and fake apps in their digital footprint -- websites and mobile apps -- to protect customers, employees and their brand from cyber-attacks. The new RiskIQ Customer Success Center in Shawnee will support US customers that include seven of the country's top ten financial institutions, two of the largest technology brands, two of the largest consumer brands, and the world's largest social network.

“We are pleased a world-class company like RiskIQ has chosen Shawnee for its new customer success center,” said Michelle Distler, Mayor of Shawnee. “Our skilled labor pool, superior infrastructure and pro-business environment is ideally suited for information technology vendors. Shawnee continues to be recognized both locally and nationally as a great place to live, which will help our employers attract and retain talented workers.”

“The 'Silicon Prairie', and Shawnee in particular, is an ideal location for us to expand our customer success operations,” said Jason Zann, VP, Head of Platform for RiskIQ. “The Kansas City region offers a number of strategic advantages including a central location in the US, skilled technology workforce, a growing start-up scene and great quality of life. We're excited to be joining the vibrant local community of IT and cyber-security businesses.”

The company will host an official office-opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony with local dignitaries on June 4th at 4PM.