As if our hundreds of customer testimonials weren’t enough, DigiCert and its employees have also won numerous awards. And we’re not surprised—we constantly strive to have the best products, service, and workplace of any Certificate Authority.
Deloitte Fast 500 (2012 & 2011)
For two years in a row, DigiCert placed in the top 200 for Deloitte’s Fast 500 award. Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500TM ranks the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and clean technology companies in North America. “DigiCert continues its rapid growth in large part due to its focus on flexible, value-driven products and tools that help simplify our customers’ workload,” said DigiCert CEO Nicholas Hales. “As a company, we follow the highest industry standards, both in terms of our security practices and in the way we approach our products and customer support.”
Inc 500/5000 (2011 & 2012)
In 2012, DigiCert was the 19th fastest-growing security company. As such, we were recognized in the 2012 Inc. 500/5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The announcement continues a streak of several business awards noting the company’s rapid but sustainable growth—feats the company attributes to its focus on customer value and award-winning support. “Making the 2012 Inc. 500/5000 list is another indication that we’re on the right track in offering our customers a valued experience within the online authentication and encryption space through an unmatched focus on customer support and product flexibility,” said DigiCert CEO Nicholas Hales. “Guided by listening to customer input, we’re focused on bringing new products and tools that enhance our clients’ security operations while bringing increased efficiencies to ease their daily tasks.”
OTA Online Trust Award for
Excellence in Customer Support (2010)
DigiCert received the 2010 Online Trust Award for Excellence in Customer Support from the OTA. The Online Trust Awards recognize organizations for their commitment to protecting both consumers and critical infrastructure. DigiCert was given the Customer Support award for “unwavering commitment to support and customer satisfaction, including ‘hand-holding’ of small businesses and direct follow-up.” Additionally, DigiCert received recognition for leadership and contribution to the trust ecosystem as a Steering Committee member of the OTA. Stephen Hand, President & CTO of Know Technology, says: “We have moved over to DigiCert exclusively for both our SSL certificate needs as well as those of our customers. The pricing is great but more importantly, the technical resources are great, with first person resolution on just about any call we have made.”
Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer
Value Enhancement (2011)
In 2011, Frost & Sullivan was proud to present the North American Customer Value Enhancement Award to DigiCert. The Customer Value Enhancement Award is a prestigious recognition of DigiCert’s accomplishments in the SSL certificate market. The award is presented each year to the company that has demonstrated excellence in implementing strategies that proactively create value for its customers with a focus on improving the return on the investment that customers make in its services or products. This award recognizes the company's inordinate focus on enhancing the value that its customers receive, beyond simply good customer service, leading to improved customer retention and ultimately customer base expansion.
Utah Business Best Companies to Work for (2012 & 2011)
DigiCert was named one of Utah’s Best Companies to Work For by Utah Business magazine for two years in a row. Companies that participate in the Best Companies to Work For program undergo a rigorous examination of several workplace areas, including corporate culture, benefits and pay, fairness and opportunities, internal communication, and employee pride. “DigiCert is once again honored to receive an award that shines light on our workplace practices,” says Ken Bretschneider, former CEO of DigiCert. “We believe a great part of our business success can be attributed to our excellent employees and flexible work environment. Creating a company that our employees are excited to work for is a foundational principal at DigiCert. It has always served our customers and our company well and we will continue to make it a large part of our mission and focus.”
Sloan Award for Workplace Flexibility (2012)
The Sloan award recognizes employers who use exemplary workplace practices to increase business and employee success. DigiCert is a recipient of this award for the Salt Lake City, UT region which is part of the national When Work Works project that recognizes employers across the country. “We are pleased that DigiCert is being recognized for revenue growth and workplace excellence,” says former DigiCert CEO, Ken Bretschneider. “We believe our business success is and will continue to be a function of product quality, fierce commitment to the customer experience, and excellent employees. DigiCert has been privileged to receive several awards this year and we are honored to receive these additional acknowledgements for our efforts.”
OTA Online Trust 2012 Honor Roll (2012)
DigiCert received an Online Trust Honor Roll award based on a comprehensive analysis of adoption of key security and privacy initiatives, including deployment of high-assurance SSL Certificates to authenticate and encrypt online exchanges, e-mail authentication, and consumer data protection. As part of the analysis, OTA benchmarked leading online retailers (IR 500) and the FDIC Top 100 Banks, as well as social networking sites. Of the companies evaluated by the non-profit, member-based OTA, less than 30 percent made the grade. “Today’s businesses are stewards of ever-increasing amounts of users’ personal and sensitive data that necessitate the implementation of privacy and security best practices,” said Craig Spiezle, executive director and president, Online Trust Alliance. “Being a member of the 2012 OTA Online Trust Honor Roll means that DigiCert has demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment towards online safety, to enhancing the vitality of the Internet and, most importantly, to consumer trust.”
Utah Business Fast 50 (2012)
Companies honored with the award are recognized for forging ahead with innovation, passion, and diligence. They are leaders in their respective industries, working harder each day to surge forward and reach the top.
Other Notable Awards
MWCN Utah 100 (2012 & 2011)http://www.mwcn.org/utah-100-in-utah-ceo
UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies (2012 & 2011)http://www.digicert.com/news/2012-06-08-uv50-award.htm