Webroot Names Sales VP

Boulder, Colorado-based Webroot said Tuesday that it has appointed Lee Allen as the firm's new Vice President, North American Retail Sales. According to Webroot, Allen joins the firm from Symantec, and also served at Vonage, Apple, Fujitsu, Compaq, and Iterated Systems. Webroot said that Allen will be responsible for overall sales strategy and channel management at the firm. Webroot is a developer of Internet security software.