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Protect AI Named an Inc. Best Workplace for 2024

Protect AI Named an Inc. Best Workplace for 2024

Leader in security for AI ranked as one of highest-scoring businesses in prestigious annual list of exceptional workplaces


SEATTLE--()--Protect AI, the leading artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) security company, today announced it has been named to Inc.’s annual Best Workplaces list. Prominently featured on, the list is the result of a comprehensive measurement of American companies that have excelled in creating exceptional workplaces and company cultures.

Protect AI is a cybersecurity company that enables organizations to deploy safe and secure AI applications, without adding time to market, cost or complexities. The Protect AI Platform enables customers to see, know and manage security risks so they can build and manage secure-by-design ML systems and AI applications. The company is leading the industry in setting the standard for ML Security Operations (MLSecOps).

After collecting data from thousands of submissions, Inc. selected 543 honorees this year. Each company that was nominated took part in an employee survey, conducted by Quantum Workplace, which included topics such as management effectiveness, perks, fostering employee growth, and overall company culture. The organization’s benefits were also audited to determine overall score and ranking.

"As a company that practices an open-door policy to foster transparency and a supportive working environment, we believe that open communication and collaboration are foundational to our success,” said Ian Swanson, CEO of Protect AI. “At Protect AI, family comes first and we embrace diversity and inclusion in everything we do. Creating a team-based culture that prioritizes innovation, customer outcomes, and fun has enabled us to build and deliver the market-leading platform for AI/ML security, while ensuring our employees feel fulfilled and valued every day in the workplace.”

“Each year, Inc.’s Best Workplaces program recognizes the very best in terms of companies that have fostered a truly amazing culture,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Mike Hofman. “We use hard metrics and data as well as qualitative measures for judging in order to find the very best—and we’re proud that the program is highly selective.”

About Inc. Media

The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

About Protect AI

Protect AI is the broadest and most comprehensive platform to secure your AI. It enables you to see, know, and manage security risks to defend against unique AI security threats, and embrace MLSecOps for a safer AI-powered world. Protect AI’s Platform provides visibility into the AI/ML attack surface, detects unique security threats, and remediates vulnerabilities. Founded by AI leaders from Amazon and Oracle, Protect AI is funded by Acrew Capital, boldstart ventures, Evolution Equity Partners, Knollwood Capital, Pelion Ventures and Salesforce Ventures. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

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Marc Gendron
Marc Gendron PR for Protect AI