Entries in 'hires' (15)

Former EA executive Doug Bowser joins Nintendo

Former EA executive Doug Bowser joins Nintendo

Nintendo has announced the hire of ex-EA exec Doug Bowser, which at least superficially appears to be a match made in heaven.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 21st 2015 at 7:16AM in News
Mass Effect producer Casey Hudson joins Microsoft's HoloLens team

Mass Effect producer Casey Hudson joins Microsoft's HoloLens team

Ex-BioWare executive producer Casey Hudson has joined Microsoft Studios in the role of creative director.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 19th 2015 at 3:55AM in News
Unity hires Elizabeth Brown as chief people officer

Unity hires Elizabeth Brown as chief people officer

Unity has hired former Microsoft executive Elizabeth Brown as its chief people officer.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 13th 2015 at 6:00AM in News
Former Blizzard CCO Rob Pardo joins Unity

Former Blizzard CCO Rob Pardo joins Unity

World of Warcraft lead designer Rob Pardo has joined Unity in a creative advisor role for the game engine's community of developers.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 6:09AM in News

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Destiny designer joins Bethesda

Destiny designer joins Bethesda

Destiny and Halo: Reach senior gameplay designer Josh Hamrick has announced his departure from Bungie to join Bethesda in an unspecified role.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 31st 2015 at 12:32AM in News
Robert Bowling joins Humble Bundle as creative director

Robert Bowling joins Humble Bundle as creative director

Fomer Infinity Ward creative strategist Robert Bowling has joined Humble Bundle as the company's new VP and creative director.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 23rd 2015 at 5:12AM in News
Bigpoint hires former SOE, Zynga execs

Bigpoint hires former SOE, Zynga execs

Online games maker and distributor Bigpoint has added a pair of executives to help run its games operations.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 5th 2015 at 7:43PM in News
Casey Lynch joins Square Enix as editorial director

Casey Lynch joins Square Enix as editorial director

Former Midnight City vice president Casey Lynch has announced his appointment at Square Enix as editorial director.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 3rd 2015 at 6:05PM in News

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Sega Europe names Jason Rice as new Director of Brand Licensing

Sega Europe names Jason Rice as new Director of Brand Licensing

Sega Europe has made its second major hire this week, appointing Jason Rice as the company's new Director of Brand Licensing.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 6th 2015 at 6:46PM in News
Borderlands 2 creative director joins Robot Entertainment

Borderlands 2 creative director joins Robot Entertainment

Orcs Must Die! developer Robot Entertainment has announced the hiring of former Borderlands 2 creative director and BioShock lead designer Paul Hellquist.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 7th 2015 at 12:33AM in News
John Riccitiello appointed Unity CEO

John Riccitiello appointed Unity CEO

Unity co-founder David Helgason is stepping down from his position as the firm's CEO, with former Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello stepping up to fill the role.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:04PM in News
Former THQ president Jason Rubin joins Oculus

Former THQ president Jason Rubin joins Oculus

Former THQ president and Naughty Dog co-founder Jason Rubin has joined Oculus VR as head of worldwide studios.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 10th 2014 at 9:26PM in News

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Former Warner Bros. CEO joins Activision Blizzard board

Former Warner Bros. CEO joins Activision Blizzard board

Ex-Warner Bros. CEO and chairman Barry Meyer has accepted a position on Activision Blizzard's board of directors.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 23rd 2014 at 3:39AM in News
World of Warcraft designer joins League of Legends team

World of Warcraft designer joins League of Legends team

Former World of Warcraft lead systems designer Greg Street has accepted a lead position at League of Legends developer Riot Games.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 15th 2014 at 7:08AM in News
Microsoft hires Valve's former director of business

Microsoft hires Valve's former director of business

Valve's ex-director of business Jason Holtman has joined Microsoft, Holtman himself has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 15th 2013 at 7:17AM in News