Lake Mary, FL – June 20, 2023BlackCloak, the pioneer in Digital Executive Protection for executives, board members, and senior leaders, announced today its new partnership with GBQ, a leading accounting firm known for its expertise in serving both high-net-worth individuals and large enterprises. The partnership will bring an additional layer of protection to GBQ’s clients, further enhancing the firm’s commitment to cybersecurity and risk management.

“Partnering with GBQ is an exciting opportunity for us to expand our reach and protect more high-net-worth individuals and executives from cyber threats,” said Dr. Chris Pierson, CEO and Founder of BlackCloak. “GBQ’s expertise and commitment to client service aligns perfectly with our mission to provide the highest level of protection and privacy to our clients.”

BlackCloak offers a unique approach to cybersecurity, specializing in protecting high-net-worth individuals and corporate executives from cyber threats that specifically target their personal and professional lives. Their services include continuous monitoring of personal devices, digital protection of homes, privacy enhancing technologies to reduce personal exposure online, and a dedicated Concierge team, among others.

“GBQ has always prioritized providing comprehensive services to our clients, and partnering with BlackCloak is another step towards that goal,” said Darci Congrove, Managing Director of GBQ. “As the threat landscape continues to evolve, it’s crucial for us to partner with industry leaders like BlackCloak to help protect our clients from cyberattacks and data breaches.

With the new partnership, GBQ clients will have access to BlackCloak’s comprehensive cybersecurity services, providing peace of mind that their personal and professional data is secure. The partnership is another example of GBQ’s dedication to providing top-quality services and protecting its clients from risks and threats.


About BlackCloak

BlackCloak protects corporate executives and high-profile individuals from cybersecurity, privacy, financial, and other reputational risks. Used by Fortune 500 companies across all industries, the BlackCloak Concierge Cybersecurity & Privacy™ Platform is a holistic solution including mobile and desktop apps as well as concierge support. Executives and high-profile individuals get peace of mind knowing their family, reputation, and finances are secured. Companies rest assured that their brand, intellectual property, data, and finances are protected against threats coming through executives without having to invade their personal lives. Learn more at, follow them on LinkedIn and Twitter


About GBQ

GBQ is a top accounting firm with offices in Columbus, Cincinnati, and Indianapolis. They offer a full range of accounting, tax, and advisory services to high net worth individuals and businesses of all sizes, with a focus on building long-term relationships and providing personalized service.


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Darci Congrove, Managing Director

GBQ Partners LLC


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Mike Sias


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