TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Cyber Security, the world's largest, independent automotive cyber security company, announced today that it was named one of LA Auto Show and AutoMobility LA's Top Ten Automotive Startups. Top Ten winners were selected based on a combination of the following criteria: vision, innovation, broad applicability, likelihood of adoption/success, execution and management, determination, existing customers, partners and endorsers, revenue potential, business model and demonstrable product.
"We are delighted and honored to be one of LA Auto Show and AutoMobility LA's Top Ten Startups for 2016," said LaVern Sula, President North America of Argus Cyber Security and former Global Engineering Director, Vehicle Cyber Security at General Motors. "Since our founding in 2013, our singular focus has been to enable the safe and private use of vehicle connectivity by delivering multi-layered cyber security solutions and services to commercial and private car manufacturers (OEMs), their Tier 1 suppliers, fleet managers, aftermarket providers, dealerships and the many other stakeholders in the automotive industry. We look forward to showcasing our company and how we've brought together leading minds from the automotive and cyber industries to protect vehicles and drivers from cyber threats."
Argus offers comprehensive solution suites and services built by a team of experts with decades of experience in both cyber security and the automotive industry. Committed to helping its customers stay ahead of threats, Argus provides truly innovative solutions based on 20 pending automotive patents and the largest dedicated automotive cyber security research team in the industry. Argus' award winning research team stays ahead of the pack with current and future cyber threats to ensure the company remains on the cutting edge.
The Top Ten Automotive Startup Competition will feature companies that are redefining mobility, converging business sectors, and driving change in transportation. With so many startups coming onto the scene each year, it's important to highlight the most unique ones that are poised for success.
AutoMobility LA will take place from November 14-17 and the LA Auto Show is open from November 18-27, 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
About Argus Cyber Security
Argus is the world's largest, independent automotive cyber security company. Argus' comprehensive and proven solution suites protect connected cars and commercial vehicles against cyber attacks. With decades of experience in both cyber security and the automotive industry, Argus offers innovative security methods and proven computer networking know-how with a deep understanding of automotive best practices. Customers include car manufacturers, their Tier 1 suppliers, and aftermarket connectivity providers. Founded in 2013, Argus is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel, with offices in Michigan, Silicon Valley, Stuttgart and Tokyo. Visit argus-sec.com to learn more.
About the Los Angeles Auto Show and AutoMobility LA
Founded in 1907, the Los Angeles Auto Show (LA Auto Show®) is the first major North American auto show of the season each year. In 2016, the show's Press & Trade Days merged with the Connected Car Expo (CCE) to become AutoMobility LA™, the industry's first trade show converging the technology and automotive industries to discuss the most pressing issues surrounding the future of transportation and mobility. AutoMobility LA 2016 will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Nov. 14-17, with manufacturer vehicle debuts intermixed. LA Auto Show will open to the public from Nov. 18-27. AutoMobility LA is where the new auto industry gets business done, unveils groundbreaking products and makes strategic announcements in front of media from around the globe. LA Auto Show is endorsed by the Greater L.A. New Car Dealer Association and is operated by ANSA Productions. To receive the latest show news and information, follow LA Auto Show on Twitter at twitter.com/LAAutoShow or via Facebook at facebook.com/LosAngelesAutoShow and sign up for alerts at http://www.laautoshow.com/. For more information about AutoMobility LA, please visit http://www.automobilityla.com.
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