Woman-owned Cybersecurity Firm Urbane Security Moves to Chicago’s Iconic 311 South Wacker Building

Move by information security firm supports current growth and
expansion initiatives

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Urbane Security™, a leading information security consulting firm,
announced its move of its Chicago headquarters to 311 South Wacker
Drive, operated by Zeller Realty Group, effective July 2016. The new
office space in the landmark high-rise will allow the company to
accommodate growth, stay connected with its large base of local clients,
engage the emerging startup community in Chicago, and expand its college
internship program to city universities.

Urbane Security provides a combination of security and compliance
solutions to help organizations gain a real-world understanding of their
external and internal threats and vulnerabilities and how to improve
their resilience. Working with all levels of an organization, Urbane’s
team of highly-specialized and skilled consultants identifies business
goals and IT challenges. Through specially tailored services, they align
clients with the best solutions to help meet their day-to-day security
challenges and securely drive their business forward.

“Home to some of the world’s largest corporations, Chicago is where it
all began for me in information security within the financial services
and insurance sectors and has proven to be the ideal launching pad for
Urbane,” said Jacobs, Urbane Security Founding Partner. “This move
reflects our commitment to Chicago and will allow us to continue to
expand, engage in the city’s exciting entrepreneurial environment, and
provide opportunities for local college students interested in one of
the most high-growth and vital sectors of our time – cybersecurity.”

As a third-generation Chicagoan, Erin Jacobs founded Urbane Security in
2009. As one of the few woman-owned and operated professional services
firms in the information security space, Urbane has realized an average
steady pace of 70 percent growth in customers and revenue over the past
five years.

About Urbane

Urbane Security is an information security firm that provides specially
tailored security and compliance solutions that empower the Fortune 500
to securely focus on their ultimate business goals. Accomplished through
highly technical services ranging from offensive and defensive security
testing, to risk assessment and compliance services, which Urbane
Security manages as trusted advisors to ensure high quality,
incomparable expertise, and consistency of service in every engagement.
Urbane Security’s core passion lies in elevating its clients and the
broader industry through education, communication, cutting edge research
and community. In addition to its Chicago headquarters, the company has
presences in Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco. www.urbanesecurity.com


Urbane Security
Brianna Violet, 312-313-3700