Symantec Appoints Robin Matlock VP of Product Management
Promotion Within Company's Remote Productivity Solutions Business Unit Effective Immediately
Cupertino, Calif. May 3, 1999 - Symantec Corporation
(Nasdaq: SYMC) has promoted Robin Matlock from senior director of product
management for the Remote Productivity Solutions (RPS) Business Unit to vice
As vice president of product management, Matlock is responsible for defining
successful strategies for products such as pcANYWHERE, ACT!, WinFax, Mobile
Essentials, pcTelecommute and TalkWorks. This entails assessing global customer
needs, defining solutions to address those needs, selecting appropriate
distribution channels, developing positioning, and managing global brands.
"Robin has been instrumental in forging strategic relationships, setting
direction and driving growth for the RPS business unit for the past two years,"
said Christopher Calisi, vice president, Remote Productivity Solutions for
Symantec. "Her extensive sales and business development experience is extremely
valuable to the success of our solutions in the marketplace."
Through the company's 1995 acquisition of Delrina, Matlock joined Symantec as
director of OEM sales. Prior to joining Symantec, she was a national VAR
manager for Delrina and a regional sales manager for Opus Systems. Matlock has
more than 10 years experience in the computer industry, where she has held a
variety of top management positions in sales and business development. She
holds a degree in Economics and Music from Rice University.
Symantec is the world leader in utility software for business and personal computing.
Symantec products and solutions help make users productive and keep their computers
safe and reliable anywhere and anytime. Symantec offers a broad range of solutions
and is acclaimed as a leader in both customer satisfaction and product brand
recognition. Symantec is traded on Nasdaq under the symbol SYMC. More information
on the company and its products can be obtained at www.symantec.com.
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