Venture Capital Firm Buys KC Serial Entrepreneur’s Latest Company

Insight Venture Partners of New York City has acquired a majority interest in Overland Park-based FireMon LLC, which is a 2004 spinoff of FishNet Security Inc. FireMon’s leadership mostly remained the same after the deal with serial entrepreneur Gary Fish as executive chairman and Jody Brazil as CEO.

“Securing large networks continues to be a daunting task, as major data breaches around the world confirm almost daily,” Fish said in a release, adding that the deal will “further establish FireMon as the technology and market share leader in this critical space.”

The 100-employee enterprise has sales divisions in Europe, China, India, the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

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