Webroot Appoints Stan McKee to Board of Directors

Technology Veteran Brings Extensive Track Record of Business and Financial Results to Security Intelligence Innovator

Broomfield, CO – May 22, 2013

Webroot, a leader in cloud-based security intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Stan McKee to its board of directors. McKee will also chair Webroot's audit committee.

"Stan's deep knowledge of technology, along with his business and financial expertise, make him a wonderful addition, and we are extremely pleased to welcome him to our board of directors," said Dick Williams, chief executive officer at Webroot. "His strategic guidance, coupled with his mentoring of our finance team, will be invaluable as we build upon Webroot's market leadership and expand globally to meet the growing demand for our innovative cloud-based security intelligence solutions."

Hasta su retiro en 2002, McKee ocupó el puesto de vicepresidente ejecutivo y director ejecutivo y financiero en Electronic Arts Inc., una compañía pública que desarrolla y publica entretenimiento interactivo. Durante su dirección, Electronic Arts experimentó un crecimiento sin precedentes y expandió sus ingresos de ventas de $50 millones a $2.5 mil millones. Antes de unirse a Electronic Arts, McKee se desempeñó como director financiero de Digital Research, Inc., un desarrollador privado de sistemas operativos, aplicaciones y lenguajes informáticos. Además, prestó servicio en la división de asesoramiento de Arthur Andersen durante siete años.

"Webroot is taking a unique approach to protecting companies and consumers from today's most challenging malware threats and has produced a truly innovative solution that leverages two of the most significant technology advances of the past decade - the cloud and security intelligence," said McKee. "Businesses and users across the globe are rethinking their security strategy to better protect their corporate and personal data against cybercriminals, and Webroot has positioned itself perfectly as a leader in the market. I look forward to working alongside some of the industry's most innovative security leaders to further accelerate the company's rapid growth and visibility."

McKee ha sido miembro de la junta directiva de Leapfrog y presidente del comité de auditoría desde noviembre de 2003. También se desempeñó como presidente y director del comité de auditoría de ArcSight, Inc., una compañía pública que proporcionaba equipos y software de gestión de cumplimiento y seguridad a entidades gubernamentales y comerciales. Ocupó este cargo hasta febrero de 2005, cuando la compañía fue adquirida por HP en 2010. McKee prestó servicio en varias otras compañías privadas y empresas mixtas. He earned a B.A and an M.B.A. from Stanford University.


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Webroot® is the market leader in cloud-based, real-time internet threat detection for consumers, businesses and enterprises. We have revolutionized internet security to protect all the ways users connect online. Webroot delivers real-time advanced internet threat protection to customers through its BrightCloud® security intelligence platform, and its SecureAnywhere™ suite of cloud-based security products for endpoints, mobile devices and corporate networks. Webroot protege a más de 7 millones de consumidores, 1.5 millones de usuarios empresariales y 1.3 millones de usuarios de dispositivos móviles. Market-leading security companies, including Cisco, F5 Networks, GateProtect, HP, Microsoft, Palo Alto Networks, Proofpoint, RSA and others choose Webroot to provide advanced Internet threat protection for their products and services. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Colorado, Webroot is the largest privately held internet Security Company in the United States – operating globally across North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. For more information on our products and services, visit www.webroot.com.