Cyber standouts: Light Point Security LLC
Location: bwtech@UMBC, 5520 Research Park Drive, Baltimore
Leadership: Zuly Gonzalez, co-founder and chief operating officer; Beau Adkins, co-founder and CEO
Year founded: 2010
Total employees: 2
Total funding: $15,000
Beau Adkins and Zuly Gonzalez know a thing or two about how to protect sensitive information — both worked in national security before launching Light Point Security. Gonzalez is a former information assurance engineer and security vulnerability analyst for the federal government. Adkins used to work as an information security specialist for the defense department. The two quit their day jobs to focus on their company last year.
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