Aware, formerly known as Wiretap, is a cloud intelligence platform that adopts the latest advancements in cognitive computing, artificial intelligence and behavioral analytics to amplify enterprise value by monitoring the social graph.

Aware provides the solutions you need to address compliance, data governance and human behavior risk within enterprise collaboration networks such as Microsoft Teams, Yammer and Workplace by Facebook.

Aware was founded in 2016 by Jeff Shumann, Matt Huber, Shawn Domer & James Tsai and is based in Columbus, Ohio.

Aware delivers exceptional visibility, makes compliance easy and protects company culture, empowering our customers to collaborate with unprecedented confidence. 

Aware's flagship product, Aware Risk Management, extends traditional governance and compliance technologies by providing human-centric insight to enhance employee engagement and reduce the risk of unsafe behavior on enterprise collaboration tools.


The Aware platform delivers unprecedented insight and knowledge into employee sentiment and potentially harmful or inappropriate communication, enforces IT and HR policies in near real-time, and helps our customers maximize the utility and ROI of their enterprise collaboration investment.


Aware is backed by Draper Triangle, Rev1 Ventures, Ohio Innovation Fund, & JumpStart.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $19M in 3 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: $5M-$10M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Columbus
  • State: Ohio
  • Country: United States
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