Ascension Global Technology Joins International Effort to Support Data Privacy

AGT Joins National Cyber Security Alliance in Support of Data Privacy Day 2018

ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. —Monday, Jan. 22, 2018— Organizations and individuals around the globe collaborate on each Jan. 28 to raise awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust online.  Ascension Global Technology (AGT) has announced its commitment to promoting data privacy awareness on Data Privacy Day 2018.

As a proud Champion of Data Privacy Day 2018, AGT recognizes and supports the principle that all organizations share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information.

Data Privacy Day is part of a greater campaign that promotes awareness of the importance of privacy and ways to protect personal information. It is also a reminder to organizations that privacy is good for business – see here for some tips on creating a privacy aware work culture.

Joining the Global Effort

AGT joins the growing global effort among nonprofits, academic institutions, corporations, government entities, municipalities and individuals to raise awareness at home, at work and school and in their communities.

Through collaboration and unified, consistent messaging about privacy and protecting personal information, all Data Privacy Day Champions are working toward the common goal of improving individual and business consciousness toward respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust.

Delta Munoz-Saoud, Founder and CEO of Ascension Global Technology said, “Now more than ever we need to protect the privacy of individuals and businesses and safeguard against data loss and data leaks.”

“Personal and corporate data are the new currency for cybercriminals, but the good news is that there are simple and cost-effective measures that organizations can take to protect the privacy of their customers and workers,” Munoz-Saoud said.

“It is in the interest of every business and individual to be aware of the need for data privacy and to take proactive steps to ensure there is a culture of respecting privacy and enabling trust while safeguarding data and protecting against data leaks and loss.”

~ Ascension Global Technology Founder/CEO, Delta Munoz-Saoud

About Data Privacy Day

Data Privacy Day is an international effort to empower individuals and businesses to respect privacy, safeguard data and enable trust.  It aims to inspire dialogue and educate individuals and companies on how their personal information is being used, collected or shared and the actions they can take to protect their privacy.

In North America, the Data Privacy Day initiative is officially led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a nonprofit, public-private partnership dedicated to promoting a safer, more secure and more trusted internet.

For more information, visit staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day/about to learn how you can get involved in Data Privacy Day. Use the official hashtag #PrivacyAware to join the conversation this Data Privacy Day 2018.

About Ascension Global Technology

AGT is a boutique Security/IT Consulting firm based in Saint Petersburg, Florida, specializing in cybersecurity and digital transformation advisory services. With ever present and real cyber threats that businesses are exposed to, our purpose is to arm our customers with the highest rated, tried and tested cybersecurity tools available. In this digital era, as businesses are migrate to the cloud, meet rising customer expectations and keep pace with a changing competitive landscape, we help businesses to navigate through a complete digital transformation process to provide a private, safe and secure business environment.

Our mission is to safely guide our partners into the digital era, empowering them to achieve their IT vision through a unique combination of powerful tools and expert ecosystem. We understand how critical data protection and privacy is in this digital world and we fully support education and awareness around data privacy.

Media Contact:
Ascension Global Technology
Kieu Pham (727) 497-7382
kieu@ascensiongt.com

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