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SYMANTEC NAMES PATTY BURKE VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING; CENTRALIZED MARKETING DEPARTMENT TO SUPPORT COMPANY'S PRODUCT GROUPS

 SYMANTEC NAMES PATTY BURKE VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING; CENTRALIZED MARKETING DEPARTMENT TO SUPPORT COMPANY'S PRODUCT GROUPS
 CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the promotion of Patty R. Burke to vice president, marketing. Burke was director of marketing for Symantec's Peter Norton Group.
 In this position, Burke will oversee the company's centralized marketing department which directly supports Symantec's utilities, productivity applications, development tools and project management product groups. Burke, a member of the company's executive staff, will report to Gordon E. Eubanks, Jr., Symantec's president and chief executive officer.
 "Patty has been instrumental in successfully marketing Symantec's line of Norton products," said Eubanks. "She led the marketing teams in the successful launches of The Norton Desktop(TM) for Windows version 2.0, The Norton Desktop for DOS and The Norton Utilities(R) for Macintosh version 2.0. She was also key to the success of the Michelangelo virus campaign in which over 250,000 copies of The Norton AntiVirus(TM) were distributed to customers before the destructive virus was activated. We look forward to Patty's continued success in her new position."
 Before joining Symantec, Burke spent nearly 10 years with Regis McKenna Inc. a high technology marketing consulting firm. Her most recent position with the firm was partner, networking practice group and general manager. Burke was also vice president of Stern Communications, a regional marketing, communication and public affairs firm. She holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Texas at Austin.
 Symantec Corp. develops, markets and supports a complete line of application and system software products for IBM personal computers and compatibles, and Apple Macintosh computers. Founded in 1982, the company has offices in the United States, Canada, Australia and Europe. Information on the company and its products can be obtained by calling 408-253-9600.
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 /CONTACT: Terri Sammonds of Symantec, 408-725-2752; or Lerry Wilson of Wilson McHenry, 415-592-7600, for Symantec/
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