June 3, 2008 | San Diego, CA | Press Releases

ESET Hires Dan Clark as Vice President of Marketing

ESET®, the leader in proactive threat protection, today announced that Dan Clark has joined the company as vice president of marketing. Clark, formerly vice president of marketing at Lockdown Networks, brings 23 years of technology and marketing experience to the company and will help drive ESET's global marketing initiatives as the company expands its channel and product portfolio.

Clark arrives from Lockdown Networks, an early entrant in the Network Access Control space, where he was responsible for marketing communications and product marketing. Prior to Lockdown, Clark was founder and CEO of Avianta Inc., a professional services solution provider serving technology companies in the U.S., Japan and Europe. He has also served as vice president of marketing for SealedMedia, where he led worldwide product marketing and developed new business models to increase demand for the company's digital rights management platform. Clark also previously served as director of brand marketing for Compaq's Digital Equipment services business unit.

"We're pleased to welcome Dan to the team," said Anton Zajac, ESET CEO. "He brings an impressive mix of experience and leadership in the security space, and I am confident that Dan's strategic vision will accelerate ESET's already remarkable growth rate."

About ESET
ESET develops software solutions that deliver instant, comprehensive protection against evolving computer security threats. ESET pioneered and continues to lead the industry in proactive threat detection. ESET NOD32 Antivirus, its flagship product, consistently achieves the highest accolades in all types of comparative testing and is the foundational product that builds out the ESET product line to include ESET Smart Security. ESET Smart Security is an integrated antivirus, antispyware, antispam and personal firewall solution that combines accuracy, speed and an extremely small system footprint to create the most effective security solution in the industry. Both products have an extremely efficient code base that eliminates the unnecessary large size found in some solutions. This means faster scanning that doesn't slow down computers or networks. Sold in more than 160 countries, ESET has worldwide production headquarters in Bratislava, SK and worldwide distribution headquarters in San Diego, U.S. ESET also has offices in Bristol, U.K.; Buenos Aires, AR; Prague, CZ; and is globally represented by an extensive partner network. For more information, visit
www.eset.com or call (619) 876-5400