SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 24, 2013) - Fortinet® (
"We are pleased that Bill has joined the Fortinet team and look forward to his valuable contributions as we continue on our growth path with the goal of being among the largest and most well respected network security companies in the world," said Ken Xie, founder, president and CEO of Fortinet. "Having been part of one of the grandest technology success stories in history, Bill's experience speaks for itself and illustrates his understanding of how to contribute to diverse organizations."
"I am impressed with Fortinet's success story so far -- consistently innovating and delivering exceptional network security products," said Mr. Neukom. "I am proud to join Fortinet's Board and look forward to applying my experience and guidance toward helping the company scale and reach its objectives."
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