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Cequence Security Ranks Among Highest-Scoring Businesses on Inc.’s Best Workplaces for 2024

API security and bot management leader recognized for its unwavering commitment to employee satisfaction

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — June 18, 2024 — Cequence, a pioneer in API security and bot management, today announced that it has been named to Inc.’s annual Best Workplaces list. Cequence is recognized among leading U.S. companies celebrated for fostering exceptional workplace cultures that thrive in both physical and virtual/remote environments.

After collecting data from thousands of submissions, Inc. selected 543 honorees this year. Each nominated company took part in an employee survey by Quantum Workplace. The survey included topics such as management effectiveness, perks, fostering employee growth, and overall company culture. The organization’s benefits were also audited to determine the overall score and ranking.

“Cequence’s unwavering commitment to its team is the foundation of our sustained leadership in API security and bot management,” said Ameya Talwalkar, CEO of Cequence Security. “I’m incredibly proud that our employees feel valued and empowered. This strong sense of belonging is at the heart of our culture, driving collaboration, fostering innovation, and creating a deeply rewarding experience for all.”

“Cequence is where curiosity meets drive, where humor fuels innovation, and where every heart beats with a passion for excellence,” said Varun Kohli, CMO of Cequence Security. “We’re not just building a workplace culture; we’re shaping a community that thrives on empathy, celebrates diversity, and embraces the joy of collective achievement.”

Cequence’s culture is the driving force behind its success, fueled by five core values: curiosity, drive, heart, humor and trust. This translates to a fast-paced, client-centric environment where innovation meets execution. Cequence’s dedicated team fosters passionate collaboration, empowering everyone to deliver solutions that make a real difference for its customers. This commitment to collective success and shared dedication to customer satisfaction sets Cequence apart in the cybersecurity landscape.

“Each year, Inc.’s Best Workplaces program recognizes the very best in terms of companies that have fostered a truly amazing culture,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Mike Hofman. “We use hard metrics and data as well as qualitative measures for judging in order to find the very best—and we’re proud that the program is highly selective.”

About Cequence Security

Cequence, a pioneer in API security and bot management, is the only solution that delivers Unified API Protection (UAP), uniting discovery, compliance, and protection across all internal and external APIs to defend against attacks, targeted abuse, and fraud. Requiring less than 15 minutes to onboard an API without requiring any app instrumentation, SDK, or JavaScript integration, the flexible deployment model supports SaaS, on-premises, and hybrid installations. Cequence solutions scale to handle the most demanding Fortune and Global 2000 organizations, securing more than 8 billion daily API calls and protecting more than 3 billion user accounts. To learn more, visit

About Inc. Media

The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

About Quantum Workplace

Quantum Workplace, based in Omaha, Nebraska, is an HR technology company that serves organizations through employee-engagement surveys, action-planning tools, exit surveys, peer-to-peer recognition, performance evaluations, goal tracking, and leadership assessment. For more information, visit

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