Category Archives: Herjavec Group (Cyber Security)

NYSE: An Interview with Robert Herjavec

January 18, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Leading information security company, Herjavec Group, recently published its latest report, Cybersecurity Conversations for the C-Suite in 2017. Founder and CEO Robert Herjavec sat down with the New York Stock Exchange to discuss some of the findings of the report, the growing complexity of the cybersecurity landscape and the personal lessons that he learned from his father.  One of the key points of the report is that the number of channels and devices that businesses use is growing all the time. Can you talk about the security challenges this presents?There’s roughly 5.5 million new devices connected to the Internet every day, a…

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Robert Herjavec’s Advice for Navigating Cyberattacks

June 27, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

ONLINE AND MOBILE SAFETY Noted entrepreneur and “Shark Tank” investor Robert Herjavec opens up about how we’ve defined cybersecurity, where we’ve left to improve and how the casual digital denizen can stay protected. What motivated you to enter the cybersecurity space in the first place?  Robert Herjavec: I’ve been in this business for over 30 years. I entered the IT space because I was waiting tables and needed a better job. My friend was passing up the opportunity for an interview with a computer company and, when I learned how much it paid, I jumped at the chance to get in there…

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CNBC Shark Tank’s Herjavec: The Biggest Cyber Threats of 2016

February 3, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, speaks with CNBC about the cyber threats every organization should be aware of. In 2016 businesses of all sizes are moving to the cloud in large numbers and security should continue to be your number one priority. With cyber terrorism, social engineering, ransomware and threats from the inside, employee awareness and security education is of the utmost importance. Subscribe to Robert Herjavec’s Mailing List First Name* Last Name * Email* *I consent to Robert Herjavec sending commercial electronic messages to me for marketing purposes, including information about products and events that may be…

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Robert Herjavec Keynote at the RSA Conference Cloud Security Alliance Summit – February 29th, 2016

February 2, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

The information security industry is rapidly being transformed into solutions delivered by and for cloud computing.  Join Herjavec Group at the RSA Conference’s Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Summit  to learn about enterprise progress in shifting to cloud computing and key emerging trends in information security.  World leading security experts and cloud providers will discuss global governance, the latest threats, best practices and security innovations.  Hear Herjavec Group Founder & CEO Robert Herjavec at 3:00pm on February 29th as he talks about the importance of entrepreneurship and innovation in information security. Following his keynote Robert will be moderating an exciting panel on “Cloud and the Enterprise in…

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Deluxe Small Business Revolution

May 7, 2015 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

On Shark Tank I pride myself on being the operator of my own business. I’ve led Herjavec Group for 12 years and have started and sold multiple businesses along the way. I’m not embarrassed to admit that I started my first business out of necessity – I was fired, and had a mortgage payment to make. The truth is, small business is what drives the American economy today. Entrepreneurs are finding problems, solving them and starting businesses that are authentically embracing their community’s spirit. The challenge is often in marketing. Many small business owners struggle to tell their own story…

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My Friend Daniel Wang

April 14, 2015 | Dancing With The Stars, Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), Shark Tank

Two weeks ago I blogged about my friend from the Cancer Kiss My Cooley organization, Daniel Wang. Daniel is a huge Shark Tank fan, and we met last year in Chicago and had a great day driving around in a Ferrari. Daniel overcame a 3 1/2 year battle with brain cancer and was so excited for me to be part of Dancing with the Stars this season. He came to see it live with his mom and sister Daphne a few short weeks ago and soaked in the entire experience. What I didn’t know at the time was that he was…

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A Thank You Gift for Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission

March 27, 2015 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security)

On behalf of myself and my team at Herjavec Group, I would like to thank everyone associated with Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission for their ongoing support. As many of you know, I spent two weeks with Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission at their men’s shelter, and continue to donate my time in support of the community and the search and rescue efforts. I truly believe that the Mission saved my life. I came to Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission at a very dark period in my personal journey and I was touched by the volunteers, the staff and the gentlemen at Seattle’s Union…

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Herjavec Group Expands Into Europe with Acquisition of Sysec LTD

February 3, 2015 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, CANADA & LONDON, UK – FEBRUARY 3, 2015 – Robert Herjavec, Founder and CEO of Herjavec Group and star of ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit show Shark Tank, announces the acquisition of Sysec™, a leading IT security solutions provider headquartered in the United Kingdom and the 2014 McAfee EMEA Accredited Certified Engineer (ACE) Partner of the Year. Sysec specializes in information, identity and infrastructure security, offering managed, consulting and professional services to over 200 enterprise clients across the United Kingdom and Europe. Sysec is forecasted to achieve over $20 million in sales revenue for 2015 and has…

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Cloud Computing in Canada: Robert Herjavec On The World Of IT Privacy

January 6, 2015 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Mediaplanet sat down with Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group and leading Shark on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit Shark Tank for an exclusive interview. Today, Herjavec Group is recognized as a global leader in information security specializing in managed security services, compliance, incident response, and remediation efforts for enterprise level organizations. In this exclusive, he shares his experiences with IT privacy, the entrepreneurial state of Canada, and his thoughts for advancements in the future. Mediaplanet: What inspired you to get into the world of technology, and more specifically, the world of IT privacy? Robert Herjavec: I didn’t know…

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