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PublicNYSE:AVG
Date2/2012
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websiteavg.com
Blogblogs.avg.com
Twitter@OfficialAVGNews
CategorySecurity
Employees640
Founded1991
DescriptionEnterprise Security

Offices

AVG Technologies - HQ
Karla Englise 4
Prague, 15000, CZE
US Headquarters
1 Executive Drive, 3rd Floor
Chelmsford, MA, 01824
USA

People

CEO
Chairman of the Board
Vice President of Global Sales & Partnerships
Board Member
Board of Directors
Director of Engineering
General Manager at AVG Israel
General Partner
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Acquisitions

Total$9.4M
PrivacyChoice, 5/2013
DroidSecurity, 11/2010 $9.4M
Walling Data Systems, 6/2010
Sana Security, 1/2009

Investments

SwapBeats 2/2013
Kona DataSearch 2/2011

Funding

TOTAL $252M
FUNDING TOTAL $252M
Private Equity, 9/2005
Enterprise Investors
Intel Capital
$52M
Private Equity, 7/2009
TA Associates
$200M

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AVG Technologies

AVG Technologies is a global leader in security software, protecting more than 110 million consumers and small business computer users in 167 countries.

Headquartered in Amsterdam, AVG is the fourth largest vendor of anti-virus software and employs close to 500 people worldwide with corporate offices in the US, the UK, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, and Germany.

AVG has nearly two decades of experience in combating cyber crime and operates one of the world’s most advanced laboratories for detecting, pre-empting and combating web-borne threats from around the globe for both businesses and home customers.

The company boasts one of the most extensive self-help communities on the Internet, having established its technology credentials early on amongst technically savvy consumers. AVG has focused heavily on building communities that help millions of online participants support each other on computer security issues and actively contribute to AVG’s research efforts.

AVG has relationships with some of the leading distributors around the world. The company’s stable of more than 28,000 resellers, partners and distributors includes Amazon.com, CNET, Cisco, Ingram Micro, Play.com, Wal-Mart, and Yahoo!. AVG products are also available through the company’s online store.

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Above: AVG.com
Uploaded: 6/15/10

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Sources

  1. AVG buys web privacy firm PrivacyChoice & its smart Privacyfix dashboard (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  2. AVG Acquires Mobile Security Startup DroidSecurity For Up To $9.4 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. AVG Technologies Acquires Leading US Distributor, Walling Data (avg.com) [edit]
  4. AVG Technologies buys Sana Security (avg.com) [edit]
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  7. AVG (avg.com) [edit]
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  9. AVG Technologies Joins Forces with AMD and DDNi to Help Protect PC Users (tmcnet.com) [edit]
    Security Software Maker AVG Announces $235 Million Financing Deal (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Internet security provider AVG Technologies files for $125 million US IPO (renaissancecapital.com) [edit]
    AVG to buy Level Platforms to boost its mobile & IT services (exclusive) (iphoneeinstein.com) [edit]
    AVG Anti-Virus 2014 (anti-virus-software-review.toptenreviews.com) [edit]
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