Symantec Appoints Donald E. Frischmann As Vice President Worldwide Communications And Brand Management
Symantec recruits IBM Americas Vice President of Communications to strengthen and align
companyıs worldwide communication and brand management strategies
CUPERTINO, Calif. Oct. 6, 1999 - Symantec Corporation (Nasdaq: SYMC)
today announced the appointment of Donald E. Frischmann, as Vice President
Worldwide Communications and Brand Management. He was Vice President of
Communications, Americas Sales and Distribution at International Business
Frischmann, a 29-year veteran of IBM, held a number of management and executive
positions in marketing communications and public relations. His responsibilities
included public relations for IBM products, including the introduction of the
S/390, AS/400 and RS/6000 product lines.
His role with Symantec is to implement worldwide communications and brand
management strategies to strengthen Symantecıs positioning in the corporate and
Symantec chairman, president and CEO, John W. Thompson, said: ³Don has the
expertise and experience to position Symantec consistently around the world as
the business partner of choice and provider of innovative and technologically
superior solutions to enterprise organizations.²
Symantec is a world leader in Internet security technology and technology
solutions that help companies manage and support workforces that use laptop
computers and other mobile devices.
The company is a leading provider of software products for the consumer market
and is rapidly growing its presence as a provider of solutions to enterprise organizations
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