Webroot, Inc Chief Technology Officer Hal Lonas Signs Publishing Deal With TechnologyPress To Co-Author New Book

Hal Lonas will team with Robin Robins and several leading cybersecurity experts to release the new book “Easy Prey” by TechnologyPress™.

Broomfield, CO –April 15, 2016 – Hal Lonas, Chief Technology Officer at Webroot, Inc., has joined Robin Robins and a select group of IT experts to co-write the forthcoming book titled, Easy Prey. Nick Nanton, Esq. along with business partner, JW Dicks, Esq., the leading agents to Celebrity Experts® worldwide, recently signed a publishing deal with each of these authors to contribute their expertise to the book, which will be released under their TechnologyPress™ imprint.

A portion of the royalties earned from Easy Prey will be donated to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, the leading children's hospital pioneering research and treatments for kids with cancer and other life-threatening disease 

Easy Prey is tentatively scheduled for release in fall 2016.

More About Hal Lonas:

 Hal Lonas is the Chief Technology Officer at Webroot, a privately held Internet security firm that provides state-of-the-art, cloud-based endpoint security, threat intelligence software and service solutions. Mr. Lonas has a special interest in machine learning and automation as applied to security problems including legacy systems that have become overrun by new threats.  Previously the Senior VP of Product Engineering for Webroot, Mr. Lonas has more than twenty-five years of engineering development and management experience in software ventures, from startups to Fortune 500 firms. He joined Webroot via the acquisition of BrightCloud, where he was a founder and VP Engineering.  In the past, Mr. Lonas held key engineering management positions with Websense (WBSN), ADP and others, and has co-authored numerous patents. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT.

About TechnologyPress™: 

 TechnologyPress™ is a leading business and technology book publisher that publishes books from thought leaders around the world. TechnologyPress™ is an imprint in partnership with TechnologyPress™. TechnologyPress™ has published books alongside Jack Canfield, Brian Tracy, Dan Kennedy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Robert Allen and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields.  TechnologyPress™ has helped launch over 1500 best-selling authors to date. 

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