Evolv Technology to Enhance Security at the 121st U.S. Open Championship
WALTHAM, Mass. June 17, 2021 — Evolv is transforming the physical security industry by providing the world’s first AI-enabled touchless screening system. Built on its Evolv Cortex AI™ software platform, Evolv continually improves its customers’ security posture through machine learning and on-demand analytical insights in a way that legacy metal detectors and other analog screening systems cannot provide.
Evolv Technology Announces Record Q1 Bookings and Revenue
WALTHAM, MA – June 10, 2021 – Evolv Technology, the leader in AI touchless security screening, today announced select financial highlights for the First Quarter of 2021, including the highest single quarter Revenue and Total Contract Value (TCV) Bookings numbers in the company’s history. The strong performance was attributed to venues looking to reopen safely amidst a health and safety pandemic, and a more robust expansion into key industries new to security screening.
Motorola Solutions Introduces Concealed Weapon Detection Solution to Alert Security Teams of Hidden Weapons
CHICAGO – June 9, 2021 – Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) today announced the newest addition to its video security and analytics portfolio, Concealed Weapon Detection (CWD), through an agreement with Evolv Technologies, Inc. The scanning solution uses advanced sensors and artificial intelligence to detect a wide range of concealed weapons and threats, such as firearms, metallic weapons and improvised explosive devices, on a visitor entering a premises. The introduction of this technology is a part of Motorola Solutions’ ongoing commitment to the innovation and integration of security technologies that help organizations increase safety.
Evolv Technology Awarded U.S. Air Force Contract
WALTHAM, MA – JUNE 2, 2021 – Evolv Technology today announced the company has been awarded a contract with the United States Air Force to identify opportunities to bolster national safety interests through the deployment of Evolv’s advanced security screening systems. Through the contract, Evolv will apply its leadership in using AI, machine learning, advanced sensors, on-demand analytics and related digital technologies for next-generation touchless weapons screening and threat detection. Working with program sponsors, the company will conduct feasibility studies on how the military and other federal government organizations can improve physical security while optimizing operations and reducing costs at military bases, air terminals, air shows, special events and other locations.
Evolv Technology Brings Data Analytics Capabilities to its AI-enabled Touchless Security Screening System
WALTHAM, MA – April 13, 2021 – Evolv Technology, the leader in AI touchless security screening, today announced Evolv Insights™, a powerful SaaS-based analytics dashboard that provides security and operations professionals the ability to comprehensively review, analyze and collect valuable data from their Evolv Express® security screening systems throughout their venues and facilities.
Evolv Technology Honored with 2021 Artificial Intelligence Product Excellence Award
WALTHAM, MA – April 7, 2021 – Evolv Technology, the leader in AI touchless security screening, today announced that Evolv Express® has been named a winner in this year’s Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards program.
NewHold Investment Corp. Announces Registration Statement on Form S-4
NEW YORK–(April 5, 2021) BUSINESS WIRE–NewHold Investment Corp. (“NewHold”) (NASDAQ: NHIC), a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”), announced today that it has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) a registration statement on Form S-4 (the “Registration Statement”), which includes a preliminary proxy statement/prospectus, in connection with its recently-announced proposed business combination with Evolv Technology (“Evolv”), the leader in AI touchless security screening. The Registration Statement includes audited financials for the full years 2019 & 2020, with a financial year end of December 31.
Evolv Technology, the Leader in AI-Enabled Touchless Security Screening, to Become Publicly Traded Through Merger with NewHold Investment Corp.
NEW YORK, NY & WALTHAM, MA (March. 8, 2021) – Evolv Technology, and NewHold Investment Corp., announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement for a business combination that will result in Evolv becoming a publicly traded company.
New System in Place to Enhance Security at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
MILWAUKEE (Feb. 22, 2021) – Potawatomi Hotel & Casino is teaming up with Evolv Technology to bring a state-of-the-art security and screening system to enhance the safety of guests and team members.
Evolv Technology Appoints Tech Industry Veteran Merline Saintil to its Board of Directors
WALTHAM, MA, February 18, 2021 – Evolv Technology, the world’s leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-based touchless security screening systems, today announced the appointment of digital transformation executive Merline Saintil to its board of directors. The 20-year technology industry veteran is widely respected for providing world-class innovators and market makers with strategic leadership, insightful guidance and operational expertise to dominate the markets they serve.
Evolv Technology Names Palo Alto Networks Executive Dana Loof as Chief Marketing Officer
WALTHAM, MA, January 27, 2021 – Evolv Technology, the world’s leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-based touchless security screening systems, today announced the appointment of Dana Loof as chief marketing officer (CMO), reporting to Peter George, Evolv Technology’s chief executive officer (CEO).
Evolv Technology Expands Executive Team as Company Accelerates Growth Following Record Year
WALTHAM, MA, January 13, 2021 – Evolv Technology, today announced the appointments of a pair of executives with proven track records for guiding high-growth digital technology companies into global market leaders. Eric Pyenson joins as general counsel from VMware Carbon Black and A.J. De Rosa as chief revenue officer (CRO) from Orbital Insight.
Evolv Technology Honored with 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award
WALTHAM, MA, Dec. 17, 2020 — Evolv Technology, the human security pioneer, today announced it is the recipient of a coveted 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award from American Security Today for its touchless security screening solution, Evolv Express™, in the “Best Weapons Detection Solution” category.
Evolv Technology Named One of Boston’s Hottest Startups by BostInno
WALTHAM, MA, December 14, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the human security pioneer, today announced it has been selected as a winner of BostInno’s Inno On Fire for 2020 awards, earning “Blazer” status in the Security Tech category. Inno on Fire, formerly known as 50 on Fire, looked a bit different this year due to COVID-19. The qualifications for winning the award followed suit. For many Boston-based startups, the pandemic threatened their futures, making growth more challenging. For others, it created opportunity.
Evolv Technology Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for its AI-powered Touchless Threat Detection Technology, Evolv Express™
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — December 9, 2020 — Based on its recent analysis of the North American AI-based touchless security screening solution market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Evolv Technology with the 2020 North American Technology Innovation Leadership Award for Evolv Express™. As the only touchless security screening system in the world, it is a viable alternative to existing metal detector arches and handheld wands due to its ability to identify concealed weapons with high sensitivity and accuracy.
The Harris Poll: Americans Demand Touchless Security Screening to Feel Safe Again at Ticketed Venues, Workplaces and Schools
WALTHAM, MA, November 3, 2020 – Grappling with risks prompted by COVID-19 and escalating violence, Americans prefer modern, touchless security screening systems over legacy metal detectors. They expect their schools, workplaces and ticketed venues to ensure social distancing and would abandon their plans rather than enter a facility with crowded security lines.
Hersheypark Delivers Secure, Guest-friendly Entrance Experience with Evolv Technology’s Touchless Screening System
WALTHAM, MA, September 8, 2020 – Evolv Technology today announced that Hersheypark® is using Evolv’s artificial intelligence (AI)-based, touchless security screening system as part of the much-loved theme park’s robust COVID-19 safety measures.
Evolv Earns Top Status from Campus Safety Magazine 2020 Best Electronic Systems Technologies Awards
WALTHAM, MA – August 25, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the pioneer in human security, announced today that its artificial intelligence-based (AI) touchless security screening system, Evolv Express™, won the Campus Safety Best Electronic Systems Technologies (BEST) award for the “Inspection & Detection Equipment” category.
Intervala Announces Manufacturing Agreement with Evolv Technology, Leader in Touchless Security Screening
PITTSBURGH, PA, August 11, 2020—Intervala, LLC, a full-service manufacturer of high-reliability, precision electronic and electromechanical products, announced today that it has been selected by Evolv Technology to provide Evolv with certain custom cable assemblies and printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) on a turnkey basis. The assemblies are essential components in Evolv’s award-winning touchless security screening systems deployed by hundreds of workplaces, educational institutions, outdoor entertainment venues and other organizations around the world. Intervala will manufacture the cable assemblies and PCBAs at its Hudson, New Hampshire, operation.
Evolv Technology and STANLEY Security Announce Global Partnership and Strategic Investment
WALTHAM, MA – August 4, 2020 – Evolv Technology today announced that Evolv Express™ – the company’s AI-based touchless security screening system – is now available through STANLEY Security, the world’s second-largest electronic security company. As a result, organizations will benefit from the unparalleled expertise and full spectrum of value-added services from the two companies.
Demand Surges for Evolv Technology’s Touchless Security Screening System as World Reopens from Pandemic
WALTHAM, MA – July 9, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the pioneer in human security, today announced unprecedented demand for its touchless security screening system, Evolv Express™, as the global economy reemerges following shutdowns caused by the Coronavirus. The company also unveiled the Evolv Thermal Imaging Package for Evolv Express. Available immediately, the new optional capability allows venues to screen each visitor or employee for elevated skin temperature followed by touchless weapons screening. This integrated health and weapons screening concept of operation (conop) is an industry first that optimizes use of facility space and resources.
Set Jet First to Implement Evolv Technology’s New Threat Detection Technology for Private Jet Travel
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Set Jet, the membership-based private jet charter company headquartered in Scottsdale Arizona, with direct flights to many of the west coast’s top leisure destinations, has again, taken extraordinary steps to ensure the safety of its members. Set Jet announced today that it has added the Evolv Express™ weapons-detection system at its private VIP Terminal and Member Lounge in Scottsdale.
Six Flags Selects Evolv Technology for Touchless, Rapid Park Guest and Employee Entrance Screening
WALTHAM, MA – June 3, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the human security pioneer, today announced that Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in North America, is including Evolv’s AI-based, touchless threat detection system as a key part of the theme park operator’s extensive new safety measures for reopening its parks.
Crisis Response Expert Juliette Kayyem Joins Evolv Technology to Discuss Adaptive Recovery Process for COVID-19 Reopening
WALTHAM, MA – May 15, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the human security pioneer providing touchless, free-flow threat detection and weapons screening systems worldwide, will host Juliette Kayyem for a webinar during which the internationally-recognized security, policy and resiliency planning thought leader will outline what she sees ahead as organizations cope with the Coronavirus pandemic and its aftershocks.
Evolv Technology Earns a Spot on Inc. Magazine’s 2020 Best Workplaces List
WALTHAM, MA – May 6, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the leader in touchless, free-flow weapons detection, was named to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious 2020 Best Workplaces List. In its annual ranking of workplaces in the fast-growing private company sector, Inc. Magazine recognizes successful businesses that value company culture, offer standout worker benefits, and prioritize employee well-being.
Evolv Technology Takes Home the Gold in 2020 Edison Awards Threat Defense and Security Category
WALTHAM, MA – March 25, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow weapons detection, today announced that Evolv Express™ was named the Gold winner in the Threat Defense and Security, Applied Technology category in the prestigious 2020 Edison Awards™. A global panel of more than 3,000 leading business executives selected winners that represent “game changing” products and services combined with innovation and leadership in concept, value, delivery and impact.
Evolv Technology’s Free-Flow Weapons Detection System Wins Multiple Secure Campus 2020 Awards
WALTHAM, MA – March 5, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow weapons detection, today announced that it was recognized by Campus Security & Life Safety magazine’s third annual Secure Campus 2020 Awards – winning both the Perimeter Protection and Screening Equipment categories. An independent panel of judges spanning the security industry selected winners using criteria including features, innovation, user friendliness, interoperability, quality, design, market opportunity, technical advances, scalability and impact in the security industry. The companies recognized will be honored at ISC West on March 18 in Las Vegas.
South Carolina School Districts Championing Efforts to Keep Students Safe with Evolv Technology’s First-of-its-Kind Free-Flow Weapons-Detection Systems
WALTHAM, MA – February 13, 2020 – Evolv Technology, the leader in human security, today announced that South Carolina school districts Spartanburg County District 6 and Florence 1 Schools have installed Evolv’s AI-based, free-flow weapons-detection systems to keep students safe in an age of increasing viral violence. On the heels of successful initial implementation in recent months, paired with positive feedback from students, teachers, parents and administrators, Spartanburg School District 6 has increased the number of Evolv systems now in use throughout their campuses.
Evolv Technology Honored Among Built In Boston’s Prestigious Best Small Companies to Work for List in 2020
WALTHAM, Mass. – January 14, 2020 — Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow weapons detection, today announced it was awarded a spot on Built In Boston’s Best Small Companies to Work for List in 2020. Companies are selected based on data submitted by companies and their employees.
Evolv Technology Raises $30 Million in Growth Capital from Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and Others to Accelerate Leadership in Human Security Market
WALTHAM, MA – January 8, 2020 – Evolv Technology today announced several strategic moves to scale its operations to meet the unprecedented demand for its category-redefining free-flow weapons-screening and threat detection systems. Capitalizing on artificial intelligence, machine learning and sensor technology to ensure the safety of millions of people worldwide, the company’s systems are in use at Lincoln Center, Oakland Airport, Gillette Stadium, L.L. Bean, Spartanburg School District Six in South Carolina and hundreds of other iconic customer locations around the world.
Johnson Controls partners with Evolv Technology
MILWAUKEE, WI, November 4, 2019 — Johnson Controls today announced that they are partnering with Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow smart threat detection, to bring increased safety and security to customers looking to prevent active shooter and terrorist threats at their venues. Evolv Technology’s free-flow weapons-detection systems are powered by the Evolv Cortex AI™ software platform, delivering the industry’s fastest throughput of more than 3,600 people screened per hour and can quickly distinguish between threats and personal items such as keys, coins, belts and cell phones on their body or in their bag.
Evolv Technology Starts the Quarter in Record Fashion, Closing $24 Million in New Funding and Adding Accomplished CFO
WALTHAM, MA, October 31, 2019 – Following last month’s successful Evolv Express™ product launch, Evolv Technology continues to build momentum with $24 million in new funding just days after hiring accomplished CFO Peter Faubert.
Evolv Technology Continues to Expand Leadership Team by Hiring Peter Faubert
WALTHAM, MA, October 28, 2019 – Evolv Technology announces the hiring of accomplished CFO Peter Faubert. Peter, a CPA with an established record of building successful high-growth companies, joins Evolv from SeaChange International, Inc., where he spent the last three years playing a strategic role in the company’s ongoing turnaround efforts.
Evolv Technology Honors Partner, PT Hayam Wuruk Proteksindo, with Million Dollar Sales Award
WALTHAM, MA, October 24, 2019 – Evolv Technology, the leader in frictionless smart threat detection, honors PT Hayam Wuruk Proteksindo with an Evolv Technology Million Dollar Sales Award for their success selling the Evolv Edge® Internationally.
Evolv Technology Launches First Free-Flow Weapons-Detection System Designed to Stop Active Shooters and Other Threats
WALTHAM, MA, October 22, 2019 – Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow weapons detection, launched Evolv Express™, the first no-stop weapons-screening system built to automatically screen groups of people as they walk through without slowing or stopping. With hundreds of systems deployed globally that have screened more than 25 million visitors to-date, Evolv continues to deliver innovative threat detection products. Express screens visitors individually or together, while automatically differentiating weapons from personal items.
Evolv Technology Honors Partner, Nasc International Co., Ltd, with Million Dollar Sales Award
WALTHAM, MA (PRWEB), October 17, 2019 – Evolv Technology, the leader in frictionless smart threat detection, honors Nasc International, Co., Ltd with an Evolv Technology Million Dollar Sales Award for their success selling the Evolv Edge®.
Evolv Technology Expands Leadership Team, Appointing Owais Hassan as VP of Engineering
BOSTON, August 14, 2019 – Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow smart threat detection, today announced the appointment of Owais Hassan as VP of Engineering. Hassan brings deep technical knowledge, exceptional leadership and a proven track record of product innovations in the areas of wireless, cloud and security ecosystems, enabling organizations to develop SaaS business and software centric recurring revenue.
Evolv Launches Global Tour Showcasing The First Free-Flow Smart Threat Detection
BOSTON, August 9, 2019 – Evolv Technology, the leader in free-flow smart threat detection, today announced the first in a series of upcoming “Experience Evolv” live events where security teams and venue operators can experience how Evolv prevents active shooters and bombers from entering public venues and workplaces. The first event was held on August 8th at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, CA.
Evolv Technology Expands Leadership Team with Industry Experts from Security, Law Enforcement and Cyber Security
BOSTON, April 10, 2019 – Evolv Technology today announced the appointment of four key members to leadership positions. The expanded leadership team will enable the company to meet the growing demand for its AI-powered security screening solutions that detect bombs and weapons. Evolv named Peter George chief commercial officer, named Alan S. Cohen as chairman, Evolv board of directors and added Jin Kim and Bob Eckel to the Evolv advisory board.
Evolv Technology Adds Alan Cohen and General Catalyst Co-founder David Orfao to Board of Directors
BOSTON, November 27, 2018 – Evolv Technology, creator of the Evolv Edge™ people screening system that detects weapons and bombs, today announced the addition of Alan Cohen and David Orfao of General Catalyst to its Board of Directors. Both have deep experience scaling sales, marketing, and distribution, ultimately building organizations that have created new multi-billion-dollar disruptive companies.
Evolv Technology Honored with 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award
NEW YORK CITY, November 15, 2018 — Evolv Technology today announced it is the recipient of a 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award from American Security Today for Evolv Edge™, its people screening system that detects weapons and bombs. The Evolv Edge was recognized as a Gold Winner in the Best Metal/Weapons Detection Solution Category.
Evolv Technology Awarded SAFETY Act Designation for Evolv Edge™
BOSTON, November 7, 2018 – Evolv Technology today announced Evolv Edge™, its people screening system that detects weapons and bombs, has achieved the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) SAFETY Act Designation. Following a rigorous application and due diligence process by DHS, the Evolv Edge is now a Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology (QATT).
Evolv Technology Completes National Safe Skies Alliance Evaluation for Weapons Detection System
BOSTON, October 9, 2018 – Evolv Technology today announced Evolv Edge™ , its physical threat detection and prevention system powered by artificial intelligence, has completed operational test and evaluation by National Safe Skies Alliance, Inc. (Safe Skies) at San Antonio International Airport (SAT). Safe Skies’ evaluation report, which is entitled ASSIST SAT: Evaluation Report – Evolv Edge™ Personnel Screening System, was issued on October 1, 2018. This report is available for distribution to qualified airport personnel at US commercial-service airports, who may contact firstname.lastname@example.org with their request.
Evolv Technology to Present Aviation Lessons on Combatting Insider Threat at Global Security Exchange
BOSTON, September 12, 2018 – Evolv Technology, creator of the Evolv Edge™ physical threat detection and prevention system powered by artificial intelligence, announced today it is presenting at Global Security Exchange (GSX) on a panel discussion titled, “Aviation Lessons on Combatting Insider Threat.” Evolv Technology’s Bill McAteer will share key learnings and best practices based on his more than twenty-eight years of working at Federal Agencies and in police and emergency management.
Evolv Edge Scans More Than 1 Million People, Protecting Against Current and Emerging Threats
BOSTON, July 25, 2018 — Evolv Technology today announced Evolv Edge™, its physical threat detection and prevention system powered by artificial intelligence, has scanned more than one million people around the world at the pace of life. As adversaries create a need for security to protect any event, transportation location and venue that could be seen as a target, Evolv is focused on delivering technology to proactively keep people and assets safe by detecting threats before they happen.
Oakland International Airport Selects Evolv Edge for Employee Screening Innovation
BOSTON, July 19, 2018 — As an innovator in airport security, Oakland International Airport (OAK) announced today it has installed the Evolv Edge™, a physical threat detection and prevention system powered by artificial intelligence, to streamline its employee screening program. This installation enhances OAK’s security posture by protecting against metallic and non-metallic threats while simultaneously improving operational efficiency.