Startup

Cybersecurity Startup Defendify Raises $1.6 Million in Pre-Seed Funding to Grow Channel Partners and Boost Product Development

Portland, ME, June 19, 2019 - Defendify, an all-in-one, SaaS-delivered cybersecurity platform developer, announced today $1.6 million in pre-seed funding. Led by private investors with participation from Maine Technology Institute (MTI) and early stage cybersecurity industry investor 3dot6 Ventures.

Defendify Shares Ins and Outs and Ups and Downs of Fast Growth Startup Life at ‘TrepCamp Boston

After hearing about Defendify’s mission to make cybersecurity possible for Small Business and the company’s rapid startup growth, Program Instructor Chris Dube eagerly invited Co-Founders Andrew Rinaldi and Rob Simopoulos to tell their story to 53 aspiring international entrepreneurs at this year’s ‘TrepCamp Boston.

Andrew and Rob were quick to accept, welcoming opportunities to give back and help other entrepreneurs by sharing the trials and tribulations of their own journey.

Startup Maine Conference

Startup Maine Conference

Startup Maine supports local entrepreneurs and provides resources to foster new ideas, showcasing that it’s possible to live and work in Maine. 

The Defendify team attended the Startup Maine Conference held June 21-23, and had the opportunity to participate in a number of workshops and lectures!

Bootstrap Cybersecurity: Start Up and Stay Up

Bootstrap Cybersecurity: Start Up and Stay Up

Starting a business is rewarding, but it’s far from easy. You’re being pulled in a lot of directions, under pressure, moving fast, and probably tight on cash. Cybersecurity probably isn't what comes to mind as a first order of business—or budget. But it should be, and here are a few reasons why.