VGCHARTZ APPOINTS CHRIS M.ARNONE AS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF THE VGCHARTZ NETWORK

For Immediate Release

Bromsgrove, England, 9 th December 2010. VGChartz, a consumer website network and business intelligence firm for the gaming industry, today announced the appointment of Chris M. Arnone to the position of Editor-In-Chief of all editorial content for the VGChartz Network. In his position, Arnone will oversee all content produced by the gamrFeed and gamrReview websites as well as handling all public relations for consumer-related content across the network.

“I’m extremely excited to join the VGChartz team full-time.” Arnone said.“Gaming is a passion for me and VGChartz has always been at the forefront when it comes to industry data collection and analysis. With the recent addition of the gamrFeed and gamrReview brands, the VGChartz Network has gone from strength to strength, moving forward into the realm of consumer reporting and journalism. I look forward to spearheading the effort to keep that momentum going in 2011 and beyond.”

“I am delighted to welcome Chris to the team,” said Brett Walton, CEO and founder of VGChartz.“The creation of an Editor-in-Chief role is the biggest step thus far in the endeavor to position gamrFeed and gamrReview as reputable, quality brands for news and reviews in the populous world of online gaming journalism. Chris brings experience to the team from his work with Wizard Magazine and will become our prime contact moving forward for all editorial work and be in charge of managing and recruiting talented new writers to our editorial teams. Expect some big editorial changes to both sites in the coming months.”

About Chris M. Arnone

Chris began writing professionally for Wizard Magazine, appearing for the first time in issue #216 with a piece on Matt Fraction and his writing on Uncanny X-Men. After writing a big piece on THQ's Darksiders and Joe Madureira, Chris became the unofficial video game writer for Wizard Magazine. This led to his officially joining VGChartz, a site he had been a long-time fan of, as a freelance contributor in January 2010. In May 2010, Chris was promoted to the part-time role of Managing Editor for gamrFeed. Below is Chris’s contact information:

Chris M. Arnone

17304 E. Cheyenne Dr.

Independence, MO 64050

m: 816-830-7717

email: carnone@vgchartz.com

Twitter: @captainhavok

Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/chrismarnone

About VGChartz

Founded in 2005 by Brett Walton, VGChartz (Video Game Charts) is a business intelligence and research firm and publisher of the VGChartz Network of gaming websites. As an industry research firm, VGChartz publishes over 7,000 unique estimates per week relating to worldwide game hardware and software sales and hosts an ever-expanding game database with over 40,000 titles listed and 1.5 million unique data points. The VGChartz Network is made up of the VGChartz, gamrFeed, gamrReview and gamrConnect brands and provide consumers with a range of content from news and features to reviews to social networking and community features.

For more information, please visit www.vgchartz.com 


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