Ann Arbor cybersecurity startup Censys has just raised $35 million in a Series B round led by Intel Capital. Brad Brooks was appointed CEO to help the company accelerate growth and bring next-gen attack surface management to more verticals. Previous investors include Google Ventures, Decibel and Greylock Partners, who also participated in this round.
It’s been a busier than usual year for startup funding around Michigan’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystems. While nearly half the VC-funded startups in the state are located in Ann Arbor, even as of 2017, Detroit boasted a 50% increase in the number of new startups based in the city and continues on a fast track as an emerging startup hub. Here are some headlines you may have missed as Ann Arbor and Detroit’s tech and startup scene continues to grow at a record-setting pace.