LogMeIn Names W. Sean Ford as SVP and Chief Marketing Officer

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BOSTON, Jan. 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LogMeIn, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOGM) today named W. Sean Ford as the company's new Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).

A technology marketing veteran, Ford most recently lead worldwide marketing at Avid Technology where he was responsible for Avid's corporate marketing communications, product and segment marketing, field marketing, brand development, media, analyst relations, public relations, customer associations, and thought leadership efforts. Prior to Avid, he held several other executive marketing and leadership roles, including co-founder and vice president of product management of Upromise, and vice president of Global Business Unit Marketing at Oracle.

"Sean has successfully led the marketing efforts of both start-ups and Fortune 100 tech companies, alike," said Michael Simon, CEO of LogMeIn. "He provides a natural complement to the strengths of our existing leadership team and brings proven experience that we believe will be key to accelerating our next phase of growth."

"LogMeIn has been one of the great recent technology success stories, from its industry leading products that are used by millions of professionals worldwide, to its place today as the largest high-tech company in Boston's Innovation District," said W. Sean Ford, chief marketing officer of LogMeIn. "I am very excited to be able to join such an innovative company and help LogMeIn write the next chapter of their story as it looks to build further momentum in some of technology's most transformative markets."

About LogMeIn, Inc.

LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) transforms the way people work and live through secure connections to the computers, devices, data, and people that make up their digital world. The company's cloud services free millions of people to work from anywhere, empower IT professionals to securely embrace the modern cloud-centric workplace, give companies new ways to reach and support today's connected customer, and help businesses bring the next generation of connected products to market.

LogMeIn is headquartered in Boston's Innovation District with offices in Australia, Hungary, India, Ireland, the Netherlands, and the UK.

LogMeIn is a registered trademark of LogMeIn in the U.S. and other countries.

CONTACT: Media contact: Craig VerColen LogMeIn, Inc. 781-897-0696 Press@LogMeIn.com

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