CyberDefender Snags VP From ReachLocal

Los Angeles-based CyberDefender, the developer of Internet security software and provider of technical support, said today that it has snagged a Kamran Izadpanah as its new Senior Vice President of Technology. Izadpanah was most recently Vice President of Software Development at ReachLocal. Izadpanah has also served at the Los Angeles Times, Interactive Division,, and J2 Global Communications. CyberDefender says Izadpanah will be in charge of all of its technology teams, including eCommerce, product, operations and information technology management. Izadpanah will report to COO Igor Barash.