Code Dx Inc., a Long Island cybersecurity company, has bested rival startups to win a $2 million “Shark Tank” style venture capital contest.

The Northport company, which currently has 13 employees, plans to use the windfall to separate from its corporate patron, move its offices out of shared space and add about seven employees over the next year, scaling up sales, marketing and technical support, said chief executive Anita D’Amico.

Fulton, Maryland-based venture capital firm DataTribe said it received hundreds of submissions from companies pitching their business plans in its second annual global competition.

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