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Cofense Named ‘Best Place to Work’ by Washington Business Journal

LEESBURG, VA, June 1, 2018Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized for the third consecutive year by the Washington Business Journal’s 12th annual Best Places to Work program. The company was ranked within the ‘Large Companies’ category, which is comprised of organizations that have 50-249 local employees.

The 2018 list honors the area’s leading employers that go beyond the norm to foster an enjoyable and meaningful work environment for their employees. Companies are judged based on the results of an employee survey administered by Quantum Market Research.

“We couldn’t be prouder for Cofense to be named among some of the most innovative and industry-leading companies in the Greater Washington area,” says Aaron Higbee, CTO and co-founder of Cofense. “On the heels of being named one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2018, this recognition from Washington Business Journal is another testament of our ongoing efforts – from our new office space to our collaborative spirit – to put our team members first.”

To view the full list of winners of the Best Places to Work: Large Companies category, please click the link here.


Cofense, formerly known as PhishMe®, is the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions world-wide. Cofense delivers a collaborative approach to cybersecurity by enabling organization-wide engagement to active email threats. Our collective defense suite combines timely attack intelligence sourced from employees with best-in-class incident response technologies to stop attacks faster and stay ahead of breaches.  Cofense customers include Global 1000 organizations in defense, energy, financial services, healthcare and manufacturing sectors that understand how changing user behavior will improve security, aid incident response and reduce the risk of compromise. For more information on Cofense solutions, please visit