Webroot Establishes International Headquarters in Ireland | Momentum | Webroot

BOULDER, CO - May 19, 2010

Webroot, a leading Internet security provider for the consumer, enterprise and SMB markets, today announced plans to establish an international headquarters in Dublin, Ireland. Opening this month, the office will support Webroot’s customers and partners across EMEA and the Asia Pacific regions.

"Webroot will grow our business aggressively through investments in research and development, acquisitions, and by building a world-class support organization," said Dick Williams, CEO, Webroot. "Establishing an international headquarters in Ireland will give us access to top talent and enable us to expand our global footprint to become the best company in the world at delivering security as a service."

With plans to employ approximately 50 workers over the first two years of operation, the Dublin office will house teams that support Webroot’s consumer and enterprise product portfolios across the EMEA and Asia Pacific regions. These areas include sales, marketing, localization, engineering, inventory and fulfillment, customer support, and certain shared services functions.

Webroot will also extend its award-winning channel programs into the Irish market, expanding existing partnerships and developing new relationships with leading enterprise cloud security resellers and consumer retail partners.

In addition to its new international headquarters, Webroot currently has offices across the United Kingdom, Sweden, Japan, Australia, and across North America.

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