Tech Company Financing Transactions

Pwnie Express Funding Round

On 11/30/2017, Pwnie Express raised $8 million in investment from .406 Ventures, Ascent Venture Partners and Fairhaven Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

.406 Ventures (Lead Investor) (Maria Cirino)

Ascent Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Matt Fates)

Fairhaven Capital (Lead Investor) (Rick Grinnell)

Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies

Proceeds Purpose
DeSisto will help Pwnie build on the successes of 2017, including the rollout of new versions of its IoT security products and the launch of its Stampede and channel programs for managed security service providers (MSSPs), value-added resellers (VARs), and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
268 Summer St. 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02210
Email Address
Pwnie Express is the premier global provider of innovative, cost effective, rapid deployment penetration testing products. Their products have been incorporated into the cyber-security toolboxes of over one thousand security service providers, Fortune 500 companies and various federal agencies.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Todd DeSisto
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Chief Financial Officer
Brian Radley
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Chief Technical Officer
Matthew Williamson
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VP - Sales
Kurt Lee
  Kurt Lee LinkedIn Profile  Kurt Lee Twitter Account  Kurt Lee News  Kurt Lee on Facebook



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