DALLAS (August 25, 2008)– Dallas-based MumboJumbo, a leading developer and publisher of casual games, has brought in industry-veteran Peter Siano as an integral part of their sales team. As the senior national account manager, Siano will be responsible for retail, alternative and console product sales.
“Pete has a great acumen for bringing casual games to the retail space,” said Henry Price, vice president of North American retail for MumboJumbo.“With more than two decades of experience introducing great brands to national retailers, Pete is an industry veteran who will be a great addition to our sales team.”
Pete joins MumboJumbo from Brighter Minds Media, an educational software and casual games publisher, where he served as the executive director of sales. While at Brighter Minds, he oversaw sales and marketing efforts, while building relationships with national retailers like Target and Best Buy. Prior to Brighter Minds, Pete was the director of sales for Atari, Inc.
“I’m excited to join MumboJumbo and build on the legacy they have created in casual games,” said Siano.“With strong franchise titles like LUXOR, 7 Wonders, Etch A Sketch, and Can You See What I See, MumboJumbo is poised for a break out fourth quarter.”
MumboJumbo recently announced their fourth quarter retail lineup, which includes the latest installments in their franchises LUXOR and 7 Wonders, as well as Tumblebugs 2, LUXOR 3 for the Wii™ and Build-a-lot for the Nintendo DS™. This follows a strong third quarter release schedule, which includes Etch A Sketch and Can You See What I See?, two beloved brands that have recently launched PC games.
Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, MumboJumbo LLC™ is a worldwide publisher, developer and mass marketer of premium casual games for PCs and game consoles. MumboJumbo games are downloadable at its website as well as key game portals, or purchased at retail through mass merchants, computer retailers and specialty outlets. MumboJumbo owns and operates studios located in Dallas and Vladivostok, Russia, and publishes and distributes software through its subsidiaries worldwide. For more information please visit our website at www.mumbojumbo.com.