Duo Security Opens Office in Austin, Texas; Plans to Hire 30 Employees in 2016
ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 9, 2016
Duo Security, a cloud-based trusted access provider protecting the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, today announced that it has opened an office in Austin, Texas at 115 East 5th Street. Over the next year, Duo plans to hire thirty employees in Austin.
In 2015, Duo Security tripled revenue for the third year in a row. Duo continues to hire in its Ann Arbor, Michigan; San Francisco Bay area; and London, England offices, in addition to Austin. Duo is the most loved company in security, focusing on innovation, ease-of-use and happy customers. In fact, 98 percent of current customers would recommend them to a friend1.
Duo also announces that it welcomes to the executive team Matt Smith as Vice President of Worldwide Channels & Business Development. Matt will work out of the Austin office. With more than fifteen years in the technology industry, Matt joins Duo from his most recent position at Symantec, where he led strategy and planning for the global partner sales organization. An Austin native, Matt holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.
“Austin is the perfect place for Duo’s newest office,” said AJ Johnson, Senior Inside Sales Director. “The technology community here is one of the best in the country. There is a huge amount of smart and energetic talent in Austin and we’re looking forward to building out our team here.”
About Duo Security
Duo Security is a cloud-based trusted access provider protecting the world’s fastest-growing companies and thousands of organizations worldwide, including Dresser-Rand Group, Etsy, NASA, Facebook, K-Swiss, The Men’s Wearhouse, Paramount Pictures, Random House, SuddenLink, Toyota, Twitter, Yelp, Zillow, and more. Duo Security’s innovative and easy-to-use technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data, and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover. Duo Security is backed by Benchmark, Google Ventures, Radar Partners, Redpoint Ventures and True Ventures.