Mark Gothard, a former executive with Internet Security Systems, is the newest member of the executive team at Lancope.

Gothard, who has more than 25 years of sales experience, joins Lancope as vice president of Americas field operations. Lancope develops network anomaly detection systems. He was regional sales director at ISS.

“Mark brings tremendous experience in leading and building successful sales teams in high growth technology companies,” said Harland LaVigne, chairman, president and CEO of Lancope. “Throughout his career, Mark has demonstrated consistent leadership and achievement as evidenced by his impressive track record of building sales velocity in early stage companies as well as larger public corporations. We look forward to continue growing momentum with his added expertise and guidance.”

Another Lancope executive, David Schwickerath, has been named to a new position as vice president for international sales.