178 — Rami Essaid

Podcast Summary:

Rami knows something you may not know. Your digital assets are under constant attack from BOTS. These are software applications that run automated tasks (scripts) over the Internet. And, they can wreak havok on your systems, even if you are a small company with a small website. Rami leads a fast-growth company that is on the front lines of helping to protect your digital platforms. It’s a fascinating company and a compelling interview.

Not only does he describe why his service is so needed nowadays, but he also talks candidly about the struggles leading at the speed of growth. You’ll hear him discuss:

  • Why hiring friends has had such a positive impact on the company.
  • What happened when he hired a friend that was not necessarily a good fit.
  • His regrets around not surrounding himself with some key advisors early on to help him navigate some of he common growth challenges.

Click to Tweet @ramiessaid, Co-founder & CEO @DISTIL, ‏battling BOTS on your behalf and leading through VERY fast-growth https://fromfoundertoceo.com/?p=2847

 

Name: Rami Essaid, Co-founder & CEO

Company: Distil Networks

Headquartered In: San Francisco, California

Powerful Promise of Value: Distil Networks, the global leader in bot detection and mitigation, is the first easy and accurate way to identify and police malicious website traffic, blocking 99.9% of bad bots without impacting legitimate users. Distil protects against web scraping, brute force attacks, competitive data mining, online fraud, account hijacking, unauthorized vulnerability scans, spam, man-in-the-middle attacks, digital ad fraud, and downtime.

Contact: www.distilnetworks.com, @ramiessaid (Twitter)

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