Co-founder & CEOHelloPrivacy & BrandYourself.com
Member Since March 2012
Patrick Ambron is the CEO and co-founder of HelloPrivacy and BrandYourself.com, which helps individuals clean up, protect and improve their online reputation and online privacy. Popular features include social media clean up tools, the removal of personal information from data brokers, finding/deleting old accounts and dark web scans. They also help customers deals with issues in Google, like revenge porn or cyberbullying. In an age of social media screening, cyberbullying, hacking, rampant identity theft/spam and inadequate online privacy laws, they build tools to help keep consumers in control. Their enterprise brand--HelloPrivacy--allows companies across identity protection, antivirus, password management, cybersecurity, fintech and banking--integrate power privacy features via API and white label solutions to enhance their own consumer offerings Patrick is recognized as a leading expert in Reputation Management, Online Privacy and Search Engine Optimization. In 2011, his company was named New York’s #1 Emerging Technology Business, making him the youngest person ever to win the $200K prize. He was recognized by the White House as one of Empact100’s top CEOs under 30, named Young Entrepreneur of the year by the SBA, and most recently, named to Inc Magazine’s top 35 under 35. He’s a contributor to Inc, Entrepreneur, Huffington Post and occasionally other places like the Washington Post where he writes about online privacy and reputation. He’s a regular instructor at General Assembly and guest lectures regularly at universities like Columbia, Syracuse, Georgetown and the University of Pennsylvania. Patrick has led BrandYourself to secure over $7 million in venture capital and grow to over 100 full time employees. The company was named in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015 “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” as well as one of The Hottest Startups in NYC. When launching the company in 2012, BrandYourself was named the overall Startup winner at SXSW as well as PC magazine’s Top 5 Web Apps at SXSW. The company has been featured on SharkTank, FastCompany, LifeHacker, Refinery 29, Cheddar, Quartz, ABC News, CBS News, HuffingtonPost, Mashable, TechCrunch, New York Post, WSJ, the NYTimes, PandoDaily, US News & World, and many others
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HelloPrivacy & BrandYourself.com
BrandYourself provides tools and services to help people look better online. This includes finding and identifying items that could hurt your career--and ill-advised tweet or negative Google results--as well as finding and identifying items that can help your career. We have a variety of different offerings: -DIY Software: Use our software to cleanup, protect and improve how you look online -Negative Google Suppression: Work with a team of experts to suppress negative Google results -Personal Branding Service: Work with a team of experts to build a personal brand that increase your career opportunities.