Rochester, NY (PRUnderground) September 19th, 2019

The 2019 Future Security Awards ceremony was attended by 200 industry stalwarts and honored 23 organizations and IT security leaders. The event kicked off at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai and recognized individuals and organizations who have shown dedication and leadership in building the foundation of a digital future with security innovation.

CertNexus was one of 150 nominations, beating out others in the category of Best Cybersecurity Training Provider. “The winner is an organization that is truly dedicated. They’re experts in delivering vendor-neutral and rigorous training programs. Their programs optimize innovative practices into narrowing the all-important skills gap,” said a presenter. Future Security Awards recognizes individuals, businesses, and vendors that have delivered ground-breaking business value through innovative application of security technologies. The Awards welcomes companies from across the Middle East. It acclaims the best security minds and projects in the region whose technologies, products or solutions are deemed to have a great potential in meeting the needs of the digital era. For more information, visit:

“I would like to thank for recognizing us as a leader in our industry,” said Jeff Felice, President of CertNexus. “We’re honored to both be nominated and receive this award. It speaks volumes to the dedication of the CertNexus team who works tirelessly to provide the necessary products and information to help organizations bridge the growing cybersecurity skills gap. This wouldn’t have been possible without all of their hard work and commitment.”

CertNexus understands that the value of certifications and micro-credentials to companies and individuals is increasing as the pace of technology quickens. Their certifications can help employers identify prospective new hires, evaluate job performance, and invest in staff­ by directing professional development opportunities. For an individual, these certifications provide assurance that they have the competency to be successful with the latest technologies, demonstrate that they are committed to their profession, and assist in receiving coveted projects.

About CertNexus

CertNexus is the global purveyor of vendor-neutral, emerging technology certifications and micro-credentials for IT, Business and Security professionals. CertNexus’ exams meet the most robust, rigorous development standards possible which outline a global framework for developing personnel certification programs. CertNexus partners with highly knowledgeable and talented industry experts during development to ensure the integrity and quality of each exam with many of the exams conforming to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 170204:2012 standard. For more information, connect with CertNexus at