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Distil Inc

Distil safeguards an organization's revenue and reputation by protecting their web content from bots and other malicious traffic.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Arlington, VA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2011
  • Employees 7
  • Website

Company Summary

Distil is the first Content Protection Network that helps companies identify and block malicious content scraping and data theft. Distil makes real-time decisions and seamlessly distinguishes human visitors from malicious bots, with no false positives.

Digital publishers, online directories, social media, and e-commerce companies are vulnerable to online content theft and risk the loss of advertising revenue, brand equity, and customer loyalty


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    Rami Essaid
    Founder, CEO

    Computer Engineering NC State
    Enterprise Account Executive Neustar
    Owner iNectar Designs
    Owner Chit Chat Communications

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    Engin Akyol
    VP Engineering

    Computer Engineering NC State
    Senior Solutions Engineer - Riverbed Technology
    Senior Engineer - Cisco Systems
    Test Engineer - Sony Ericson

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    Andrew Stein
    VP Development

    Computer Science NC State
    Senior Web Developer – NCSU Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Owner TCCM Online.

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    Sean Harmer
    VP Sales & Marketing

    George Mason University – Business Marketing
    11+ Years Sales & Marketing Experience
    Sr. Business Development – Neustar, Inc. - Global Networking / Telecommunications
    Manager – Client Accounts at Merkle, Inc. – Includes Washington Redskins &


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    Glen E. Caplan
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    Brooks Malone

Previous Investors

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    NC Idea Partners