July 15, 2008

Palo Alto Appoints New CEO

Palo Alto Networks, a provider of next-generation firewalls, has appointed Lane Bess as its new CEO.

Mr Bess has 25-years of experience and a proven track record in sales, marketing and executive management of rapidly growing, publicly traded and privately held companies serving the enterprise and consumer markets.

Earlier in his career, Mr Bess held global sales and marketing leadership positions at NCR and AT&T. At AT&T, he was responsible for the launch of the AT&T's business and consumer internet services.