ALPHARETTA, Ga. (March 15, 2022) – DefenseStorm, a leading cloud-based cybersecurity, cyberfraud and cybercompliance management provider to regional and community banks and credit unions, has been named a Top Workplace 2022 by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution designation is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by an employee engagement technology partner. The anonymous survey measures 15 culture drivers critical to the success of any organization, including alignment, execution and connection, to name a few.

“At DefenseStorm, we are committed to creating a community of trust so that we can grow and thrive together. It all starts with our employees as the foundation,” said Steve Soukup, CEO of DefenseStorm. “This is who we are when DefenseStorm is at its best. We are far from perfect, but when we make sure every employee has a chance to contribute and be heard, that is DefenseStorm at our best. Everyone here brings diverse perspectives, experiences and skillsets to DefenseStorm. This dynamic enables us to provide innovative solutions that help bank and credit union customers thwart cyberattacks and cyber threats. As CEO, I could not be prouder to work side-by-side with such an engaged team of professionals.”

The AJC’s Top Workplaces received more than 3,000 submissions for 175 spots on the list. Based on an analysis of surveys responses, the top 175 workplaces are composed of 22 large organizations with 500 or more employees, 66 midsize organizations with 150-499 employees and 87 small organizations with 149 or fewer employees. DefenseStorm ranked 67 on the list of Top Small Workplaces.

About DefenseStorm

DefenseStorm provides cybersecurity, cybercompliance and cyberfraud solutions specifically built for banking to achieve and maintain Cyber Safety & Soundness. The DefenseStorm GRID is the only co-managed, cloud-based and compliance-automated solution of its kind, operating as a technology system and as a service supported by experts in FI security and compliance. It watches everything on a bank or credit union’s network and matches it to defined policies for real time, complete and proactive cyber exposure readiness, keeping security and fraud teams smart and executives accountable. DefenseStorm links GRID activities directly into control frameworks and self-assessments with automated evidence collection to easily demonstrate adherence to industry and regulatory standards. Compliance evidence can also be linked to your own unique policies and internal controls. A Threat Ready Active Compliance (TRAC) Team augments a bank or credit union’s internal team to protect business continuity and skills availability while also ensuring cost-effective coverage and management. DefenseStorm is a NAFCU Services Preferred Partner for cloud-based cybersecurity.