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J2 Global Appoints Nate Simmons as President, Cloud Services

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J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM), a leading Internet information and services company, announced the appointment of Nate Simmons as President of its Cloud Services division. He will report to Vivek Shah, Chief Executive Officer of J2 Global, and will be part of J2 Global’s executive leadership team.

Simmons comes to J2 Global from Symantec, Inc., where he served as SVP and COO of its $2.4 billion consumer division which provides cyber security, identity protection and privacy solutions under the Norton and LifeLock brands. Prior to Symantec, Simmons was SVP of Consumer Marketing at Time Inc., where he oversaw subscription revenue for a portfolio of publications. Simmons’s career began at McKinsey & Company, Inc., and he holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and an A.B. Honors degree in Economics from Harvard University.

“Nate has a tremendous record of leading high-performing teams, generating profitable revenue growth and driving accretive acquisitions,” said Shah. “His proven success makes him a natural choice to lead Cloud Services, particularly with our growing emphasis on security and privacy solutions. We are excited to welcome Nate to J2 Global’s leadership team.”

About J2 Global

J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM) is a leading Internet information and services company consisting of a portfolio of brands including IGN, Mashable, Humble Bundle, Speedtest, PCMag,, Spiceworks, Everyday Health, BabyCenter and What To Expect in its Digital Media segment and eFax, eVoice, iContact, Campaigner, Vipre, IPVanish and KeepItSafe in its Cloud Services segment. J2 reaches over 180 million people per month across its brands. As of December 31, 2018, J2 had achieved 23 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth. For more information about J2, please visit