Blog Fast Company names AnchorFree the 13th “most innovative company” in the world
Alex Lloyd February 22, 2019

Fast Company names AnchorFree the 13th “most innovative company” in the world

AnchorFree, the company behind Hotspot Shield, has just been ranked as the 13th most innovative company in the world, according to Fast Company’s 2019 list, and took the #1 spot as the most innovative security company.

Our placement came in part due to the 100 million new users we saw in 2018, up from 70 million in 2017.

AnchorFree even surpassed Apple, which came in 17th. Peloton, the stationary bike maker that developed virtual spin classes from the comfort of home, landed just behind AnchorFree in 14th.

You can read Fast Company’s list of “The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies 2019” in full here.

For all of us at AnchorFree, we’re extremely proud to be among such esteemed company, and we want to thank each and every one of you for allowing us to protect your online security, privacy, and enable access to information—no matter where in the world you are.

It’s because of you, our users, that we’re in this position, and we vow to continue innovating, making the internet a safer place for all.

Here’s to more innovation in 2019!

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About Alex Lloyd

Alex Lloyd heads AnchorFree's content department. Before joining the team, he was a former professional race car driver—competing in the Indianapolis 500 four times—and has spent the past decade writing content for major publications such as Yahoo and CNN.

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