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Vestige welcomes Ekensten to the team

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Vestige welcomes Ekensten to the team

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Vestige Digital Investigations, Marketing Manager

MEDINA, OH (July 18, 2022) – Vestige Digital Investigations, a leading U.S. Electronic Evidence Experts company specializing in Digital Forensics, Cybersecurity & ESI Services, is pleased to welcome Kurt Ekensten, BS, as a new Digital Evidence Specialist.

As a Digital Evidence Specialist he is responsible for acquiring Electronically Stored Information (ESI) on digital devices from clients, opposing parties, and 3rd parties.  The data is then preserved and/or prepared utilizing forensically-sound procedures for case analysis. Specialists are also responsible for safekeeping, managing and returning physical evidence belonging to clients, opposing side and/or third parties.

Kurt hails from Ashtabula, OH and is a graduate of Edgewood Senior High School. He went on to attend the University of Akron where he graduated in May with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Digital Forensics. Kurt also completed a Certificate Degree in Computer Forensics was a member of Alpha Phi Sigma, a criminal justice honorary society.

Kurt interned at Vestige from February to March 2022.  As an intern, he shadowed Vestige Digital Evidence Specialists and Forensic Analysts.  He is also completed a digital forensics project and presented on his project: Forensic Preservation of App Discord. He was then hired as a temp where he returned digital devices to clients.

“We’re very happy to have Kurt join the Digital Forensics team at Vestige,” said Greg Kelley, CTO & Co-Owner.

Established in 2004, Vestige Digital Investigations is the leader in helping organizations Identify, Investigate, Manage and Protect their most vital digital resources.  We do that through a robust set of inter-related services, including:  Digital Forensics, Proactive and Reactive Cybersecurity Solutions, and E-Discovery Services.

Vestige serves as a neutral party that provides timely and trusted investigations of any digital devices to resolve disputes and litigate claims including Non-compete / Intellectual Property (IP) Theft, Data Breaches, White Collar Crime and more. We serve small, mid-size and large Fortune 500 corporations both nationally and internationally helping professionals in the administrative, finance, fraud examination, HR, IT, insurance, law enforcement, legal and risk management fields make educated and informed decisions about access and preservation of digital information and its security.

As Experts, Vestige offers a comprehensive knowledge of both the technical and legal aspects of digital forensics and cybersecurity.

We are respected for confidential, objective, and knowledgeable investigations and reporting. Vestige Digital Investigations is headquartered near Cleveland, OH, with offices in Columbus, OH; Denver, CO; Pittsburgh, PA and New York, NY.