The deal includes an APEX5 Motion Simulator for principle George Kurtz private training at home, as well as an APEX2 GTS unit to be showcased at several races on the PWC schedule in 2019. The first race on the schedule takes place on June 7th-9th at Sonoma.
CrowdStrike® CEO and Co-Founder George Kurtz likes to win – in business and on the track. The previous 2017 Pirelli World Challenge GTSA Champion, George has moved up to the Blancpain GT Americas series in 2019 racing the No. 04 CrowdStrike/AWS/DXDT Mercedes-AMG GT3. George is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for performance, whether he’s competing on the Formula 3 racing circuit or building world-class technology companies. At CrowdStrike, George is driven to deliver groundbreaking technology and services to protect companies around the globe from cyberattacks and eCrime. The CrowdStrike Falcon® platform delivers best-of-breed endpoint protection with unrivaled speed and performance to stop adversaries in their tracks.
George Kurtz has merged his commitment to protect customers from cyberattacks with his passion for car racing. These overlapping interests have culminated in a series of all-inclusive CXO Summit race weekends, hosted by CrowdStrike in partnership with Amazon Web Services. The event focuses on sharing cybersecurity trends and insights, peer-to-peer exchange of ideas, while also experiencing the thrill of a VIP racing event.