Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2014
Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, announced today that they have named Tom Berger as Vice President of Sales and Marketing in North America. Joining Panda from ESET, Berger comes to his position with IT security expertise and will play an integral role of Panda’s growth in the U.S. and Canada.
Berger’s priority will be to lead efforts in strengthening the company’s channel distribution, including partnership program enhancements, sales enablement, distributors and marketing campaigns. As vice president, he will be responsible for setting the overall strategy for sales and marketing for the U.S. and Canada, achieving aggressive growth goals and assisting in the company’s day-to-day operations overseas.
“Tom’s experience and visionary thinking is well aligned with the expansion we have planned for Panda Security in North America,” said Diego Navarrete, CEO of Panda Security. “We are committed to providing our customers with the best cloud-based security solutions available and will be relying heavily on Tom’s deep knowledge of the security industry to bring our products to a greater audience.”
“I have always recognized Panda as a pioneer in the industry, especially due to its leadership position in developing cloud-based security products for any platform and any device,” said Tom Berger. “It is this kind of innovation that drew me to the position and I’m looking forward to utilizing my extensive background as a foundation for driving sales and further expanding its presence, both in North America and worldwide.”
Berger has more than 20 years of experience in developing channel strategies and channel sales. Prior to joining Panda Security, he held the position of Director of Channel Sales and Marketing at ESET North America, where he was responsible for setting strategic direction for channel sales and marketing covering North America. Before ESET, Berger held the position of Territory Manager at SonicWALL. Currently, he resides in New Port Richey, FL with his family.
About Panda Security
Founded in 1990, Panda Security is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based security solutions, with products available in more than 23 languages and millions of users located in 195 countries around the world. Panda Security was the first IT security company to harness the power of cloud computing with its Collective Intelligence technology. This innovative security model can automatically analyze and classify thousands of new malware samples every day, guaranteeing corporate customers and home users the most effective protection against Internet threats with minimum impact on system performance. Panda Security has 80 offices throughout the globe with US headquarters in Florida and European headquarters in Spain.
Panda Security collaborates with The Stella Project, a program aimed at promoting the incorporation into the community and workplace of people with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility policy.
For more information, please visit http://www.pandasecurity.com/.
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