Giant Oak

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Giant Oak is an analytics-as-a-service company using social science to big data environments to identify illicit actions and networks. The Company's main product is giant oak search technology, a negative media search tool to determine possible threats or illicit activity. It can be applied in various spheres, including financial threats, fraud detection, insurgency, crime, terrorism, anti-money laundering, etc.

TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQArlington, US
Websitegiantoak.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)30(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Giant Oak

Gary Shiffman

Gary Shiffman

Founder & CEO
Mike Cerick

Mike Cerick

CRO
Meghan Rudorfer

Meghan Rudorfer

Senior Marketing Manager
Nick Rajewski

Nick Rajewski

Federal Customer Success Manager
Nadine Brand

Nadine Brand

Human Resources Manager
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Giant Oak Office Locations

Giant Oak has an office in Arlington
Arlington, US (HQ)
1515 N Courthouse Rd #1120
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Giant Oak Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012

Giant Oak total Funding

$10.4 m

Giant Oak latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Giant Oak investors

Giant Oak's latest funding round in October 2018 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Giant Oak has raised $10.4 m
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Giant Oak Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Giant Oak Online and Social Media Presence

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Giant Oak Blogs

Fundamentals of Data Science for Professionals

On Thursday, June 11 VP of Business Development Harsh Pandya and Social Scientist Christopher Wall presented the webinar Fundamentals of Data Science for Professionals. In addition to working at Giant Oak, Harsh and Christopher lecture at Georgetown University. Both their classes and thi…

How Do You End Organized Violence? Think Like an Entrepreneur

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Hearing the Chords in Organized Violence: A Case for a Behavioral Approach to Understanding the Consonance among Acts of Crime, Insurgency, and Terrorism

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Navigating the Intersection of Privacy & Security

On Thursday, June 4th, Distinguished Scientist Dr. Jake Shapiro was joined by Giant Oak's Director of Public Sector Initiatives Anna Wheeler for the Navigating the Intersection of Privacy & Security webinar. The perceived conflict between a person's right to privacy and the need for …

Combat Criminal Activities with Advanced Entity Searching

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AI for Good: Tackling Elections Interference

On Thursday, May 28, Giant Oak and #NatSecGirlSquad presented the webinar AI for Good: Tackling Elections Interference with Distinguished Scientist Dr. Jake Shapiro and moderator Kristina Drye. Dr. Shapiro discussed his team's research regarding foreign social media interference campaign…
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Giant Oak Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Giant Oak founded?

    Giant Oak was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Giant Oak key executives?

    Giant Oak's key executives are Gary Shiffman, Mike Cerick and Meghan Rudorfer.

  • How many employees does Giant Oak have?

    Giant Oak has 30 employees.

  • Who are Giant Oak competitors?

    Competitors of Giant Oak include Whooster, Castle Intelligence and Cognito.

  • Where is Giant Oak headquarters?

    Giant Oak headquarters is located at 1515 N Courthouse Rd #1120, Arlington.

  • Where are Giant Oak offices?

    Giant Oak has an office in Arlington.

  • How many offices does Giant Oak have?

    Giant Oak has 1 office.