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INKY Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2022

Email security platform joins the ranks of Canva, Microsoft, SpaceX, and more

College Park, MD | March 23, 2022 — INKY Technology Corporation, the leading cloud-based communication security platform, has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2022, ranking top 10 in the Security category.

This year’s list honors businesses that are making the biggest impact on their industries and culture as a whole—ultimately thriving in today’s ever-changing world. These companies are creating the future today with some of the most inspiring accomplishments of the 21st century. In addition to the World's 50 Most Innovative Companies, 528 organizations are recognized across 52 categories. 

“We’re incredibly honored to be one of the most innovative companies in the world by Fast Company for our commitment to securing email for businesses worldwide,” said Dave Baggett, Co-founder, and CEO, INKY. “The threat landscape changes daily and preventing phishing attacks remains one of the toughest challenges facing email security. We’re poised for another year of growth, working with new partners and expanding our offerings to make email security more accessible, effective and simple for organizations.”

Fast Company’s editors and writers sought out the most groundbreaking businesses across the globe and industries. They also judged nominations received through their application process.

INKY earned the standing of No. 9 in the Security category on the overall 2022 World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies list for spotting phishing emails that other security systems miss according to Fast Company featuring the company in the 10 most innovative security companies of 2022 which also appeared in Issue 249 of the magazine. Through innovative computer vision, AI, and machine learning INKY is committed to fixing the problem of phishing and fraud.

The World’s Most Innovative Companies is Fast Company’s signature franchise and one of its most highly anticipated editorial efforts of the year. It provides both a snapshot and a road map for the future of innovation across the most dynamic sectors of the economy.

INKY Email Security Platform, formerly known as INKY Phish Fence, has become more effective, evolving its technology across years of development. INKY’s most notable innovative achievements over the past months include the addition of Account Takeover (ATO) Protection, Internal Mail Protection to better protect customers from email and phishing attacks sent within the organization, a new capability augmenting INKY’s leading phishing prevention technology used on incoming external emails; and Outbound Mail Protection, adding to the company’s existing inbound email security solution.

“The world’s most innovative companies play an essential role in addressing the most pressing issues facing society, whether they’re fighting climate change by spurring decarbonization efforts, ameliorating the strain on supply chains, or helping us reconnect with one another over shared passions,” said Fast Company Deputy Editor David Lidsky.

For the second year in a row, to coincide with the issue launch, Fast Company will host its Most Innovative Companies Summit on April 26–27. The virtual, multiday summit celebrates the Most Innovative Companies in business and provides an early look at major business trends and an inside look at what it takes to innovate in 2022. Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies issue (March/April 2022) is available online here, as well as in-app form via iTunes, and on newsstands beginning March 15. The hashtag is #FCMostInnovative.

About INKY

Headquartered in College Park, Maryland, INKY leads the industry in mail protection powered by unique computer vision, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. The company's flagship product, INKY Phish Fence, uses these novel techniques to "see" each email much like a human does, to block phishing attacks that get through every other system. INKY founder Dave Baggett also co-founded ITA Software, the industry-leading airfare search company purchased by Google in 2011 for $730M, which now powers Google Flights®. For more information, please visit

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