Entries in 'Recruitment' (230)

Commerce VP quits Microsoft for EA

Commerce VP quits Microsoft for EA

Rajat Taneja has quit his role as corporate VP of commerce at Microsoft and joined EA as global chief technology officer.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Sep 23rd 2011 at 3:45PM in News
Roy takes retail role at Disney

Roy takes retail role at Disney

Long-serving UK games PR Manab Roy has moved to a new role at The Walt Disney Company.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 19th 2011 at 2:16PM in News
New games buyer Scott joins Comet

New games buyer Scott joins Comet

Lucy Scott has been named as Comet’s new games buyer.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 19th 2011 at 2:13PM in News
21 jobs go as EA closes Visceral Australia

21 jobs go as EA closes Visceral Australia

Electronic Arts has closed its Visceral outfit in Melbourne, a local developer association has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 19th 2011 at 10:12AM in News

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Activison's new PR team, retail role for Disney's Roy

MCV Jobs Weekly: Activison's new PR team, retail role for Disney's Roy

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and biggest personnel news, Activision reveals its new-look PR team, Disney's Manab Roy takes on a new role and Iceberg hires ...

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 16th 2011 at 3:27PM in News
Closure beckons for Codemasters Guilford

Closure beckons for Codemasters Guilford

Codemasters has announced that it is “proposing to retire” its Guildford based development studio.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2011 at 11:42AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Grimes returns to Xbox, Thompson promoted, Sony hires Gara

MCV Jobs Weekly: Grimes returns to Xbox, Thompson promoted, Sony hires Gara

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and biggest personnel news, there have been several changes made to the upper echelons of platform holders Sony and Microsoft.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 8th 2011 at 12:59PM in News
Jobs lost at Disney's Avalanche

Jobs lost at Disney's Avalanche

As many as twenty developers have been made redundant at Utah-based studio Avalanche, according to reports, as part of a substantial cutback operation underway at Disney.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2011 at 8:32AM in News

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Florin becomes Innogames chairman

Florin becomes Innogames chairman

Gerhard Florin, one of several high profile directors to have resigned from EA since March, has emerged as chairman of browser games firm Innogames.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 7th 2011 at 12:47PM in News
Yahoo sacks CEO Bartz

Yahoo sacks CEO Bartz

Internet services provider Yahoo has sacked its CEO Carol Bartz after two and a half years in the role.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 7th 2011 at 12:41PM in News
Fergal Gara named SCE UK MD

Fergal Gara named SCE UK MD

Fergal Gara is the new VP and managing director of Sony Computer Entertainment UK and Ireland, MCV can reveal.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 7th 2011 at 9:11AM in News
Sony hires security expert

Sony hires security expert

The former director of the US National Cyber Security Center has joined Sony to help fortify its PlayStation Network, months after the online service was struck by a massive data ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 6th 2011 at 3:40PM in News

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Execs promoted at Jagex

Execs promoted at Jagex

RuneScape development studio and publisher Jagex has appointed two new staff to senior positions.

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Sep 6th 2011 at 11:01AM in News
Square Enix to double Deux Ex studio headcount

Square Enix to double Deux Ex studio headcount

Japanese publisher Square Enix wants to position its Canadian studio Eidos Montreal at the very centre of its game development operations, a new report claims.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Sep 2nd 2011 at 8:56AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: THQ seeks sales boss, Jagex's new execs

MCV Jobs Weekly: THQ seeks sales boss, Jagex's new execs

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and biggest personnel news, THQ is looking for a new UK and Ireland sales director, Jagex brings in two new executives ...

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 1st 2011 at 6:45PM in News
2K Czech axes 40 staff

2K Czech axes 40 staff

2K Czech, one of Europe’s leading triple-A studios, has lost more than 40 staff from a studio-wide redundancy operation.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Sep 1st 2011 at 1:04PM in News

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Jobs resigns, Ingham joins Music Week, Venom hires six

MCV Jobs Weekly: Jobs resigns, Ingham joins Music Week, Venom hires six

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, Apple CEO Steve Jobs steps down, Tim Ingham returns to Intent Media and Venom hires six new ...

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 25th 2011 at 3:35PM in News
HMV fast forwards expanded technology offer

HMV fast forwards expanded technology offer

After a turbulent year to date, retailer HMV has announced that it is to “fast-forward” its efforts to increase its presence in the technology market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 23rd 2011 at 12:17PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Warner's sales vacancy, Aikins joins Sony

MCV Jobs Weekly: Warner's sales vacancy, Aikins joins Sony

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, Warner is looking for a new sales manager, THQ's John Aikins heads to Sony and GAME hires ...

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 19th 2011 at 7:39PM in News
New management at Atari

New management at Atari

Online publisher Atari has hired new additions to its management team as it continues to establish itself in the mobile and casual space.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 18th 2011 at 12:27PM in News
Heavyweights Campbell and Rissik boost Codemasters senior exec team

Heavyweights Campbell and Rissik boost Codemasters senior exec team

Respected industry veterans Roy Campbell and Jon Rissik have joined Codemasters.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 18th 2011 at 9:26AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Google Ambassadors, Walsh joins Xaitment, new Koelnmesse COO

MCV Jobs Weekly: Google Ambassadors, Walsh joins Xaitment, new Koelnmesse COO

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, the search is on for Google Chromebook Ambassadors, Havok's Mike Walsh joins Xaitment and Koelnmesse hires a ...

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 11th 2011 at 5:42PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: BBC seeks software engineer, EA promotes Moore and Gibeau

MCV Jobs Weekly: BBC seeks software engineer, EA promotes Moore and Gibeau

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, BBC North is hiring a software engineer and Electronic Arts promotes Peter Moore and Frank Gibeau.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 5th 2011 at 8:04PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: THQ hiring Analyst, Le Duc joins Gem, Namco promotes Bradley

MCV Jobs Weekly: THQ hiring Analyst, Le Duc joins Gem, Namco promotes Bradley

In MCV’s latest rundown of the industry’s hottest vacancies and latest personnel news, THQ is seeking an analyst and Gem has hired a new PR and marketing manager.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 28th 2011 at 2:00PM in News
RECRUITMENT: THQ APAC is looking for a senior product manager

RECRUITMENT: THQ APAC is looking for a senior product manager

THQ Asia Pacific is looking to hire a senior product manager for core games, working out of its Melbourne office. 

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 21st 2011 at 7:56AM in News