Andretti Autosport announced on Thursday that leading cyber security organization, Blackpoint would serve as an associate sponsor for Kyle Kirkwood in the No.27 AutoNation Honda for the 2023 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season.
Blackpoint Cyber uses their ecosystem of threat intelligence-backed solutions including their managed detection and response (MDR) service, to detect and respond to breaches with the same speed as Kirkwood shows on the racetrack. Like Andretti Autosport, Blackpoint Cyber embodies a drive for excellence, determination and top-tier expertise and will aim to showcase how their patented technology help businesses and managed service providers stay ahead of cyberattacks through this partnership.
DOUG BRESNAHAN, CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER, ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT:
“It’s great to have Blackpoint Cyber join the team as an official partner on the No. 27 AutoNation Honda for the 2023 season. As we head into May with such strong momentum, it’s an exciting time to welcome like-minded partners like Blackpoint Cyber to the team.”
ON MURCHISON, CEO AND FOUNDER, BLACKPOINT CYBER:
“We are thrilled to be a part of Kyle Kirkwood’s journey as he continues to make his mark on the racing world. Kyle’s passion and dedication to his craft align perfectly with the values that drive Blackpoint’s pursuit of excellence in the cybersecurity space. Partnering with Andretti Autosport is an opportunity to demonstrate our commitment to winning the race against cyberthreats, and we wish Kyle and the team all the best this season.”