ESET names new country manager for Canada

ESET® said it has expanded into the Canadian market with the opening of a Canadian office and the naming of Iva Peric-Lightfoot as country manager for Canada.

Iva will manage operations of ESET´s new Toronto office, with a focus on channel sales, marketing and distribution. The appointment is effective immediately.

With more than 20 years in the technology industry, Iva Peric-Lightfoot has significant experience developing and implementing national and international channel strategies. Peric-Lightfoot joins the company from Navarre Corporation, ESET´s distributor to the retail channel in Canada, where she was charged with directing Canadian distribution for the past two years.

Peric-Lightfoot spent the majority of her career at Symantec, a global internet security company, where she had responsibility for various channel strategies, and development of new Canadian markets. Throughout her career, Peric-Lightfoot built channel businesses for and drove various channels and markets which included consumer, enterprise and e-commerce.

Expansion into Toronto, Canada´s largest technology hub, will complement the existing ESET research offices in Montreal and position ESET to better meet customer demand across Canada.

Since 1987, ESET® has been developing record award-winning security software that now helps over 100 million users to Enjoy Safer Technology.