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Zoom: Janet Napolitano Appointed to Board of Directors

Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) reported that Janet Napolitano has joined its Board of Directors effective today.  Napolitano is a renowned attorney that has dedicated much of her career to public service as an attorney general, Government, cabinet member and university administrator.  Previously she was elected Governor of Arizona.  Later she joined President Barack Obama’s cabinet as the United States Secretary of Homeland Security.

“Zoom has immense capacity as a communication service provider,” said Napolitano. “I’m excited about its future and I’m excited to join its Board.”

“I am very pleased to welcome Secretary Napolitano to the Zoom Board of Directors,” said Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan. “Janet has extensive leadership experience in both education and government, two key segments of Zoom customers. She also has tremendous strength of character, which she demonstrated throughout her years in public service and academia, and is adept at decision-making and leading in complex organizations. I know she will be a valuable addition to our board.”