San Jose, Calif. (June 17, 2008) - San Jose-based online game publisher, Gamescampus.com ( www.gamescampus.com, run by OnNet USA), announced today the appointment of game industry executive David Chang as Executive Vice President of Marketing and Business Development.
Chang will manage the marketing, business development and public relations departments for the company and will report to Gamescampus.com and OnNet USA CEO, Kevin Kim.
"We are delighted to welcome a seasoned industry professional of David's caliber to Gamescampus.com," said OnNet CEO Kevin Kim. "His extensive experience in driving both the growth of organization and its marketing and communication efforts will be a tremendous asset as we take advantage of the market opportunities in 2008 and beyond."
David Chang brings more than 11 years of game and media industry experience to his post at Gamescampus.com. Prior to his joining Gamescampus.com, Chang served as Vice President of Business Development for PlaySpan, the game industry's first publisher-sponsored in-game commerce network.
Previously, Chang was active in IGN's highly successful business and corporate development practice. Following the merger and acquisition of IGN by Fox Interactive Media, Chang served as IGN's Managing Director of International Business where he led Fox Interactive Media's international content strategy, corporate development and operational expansion into Europe and Asia.
Prior to his post at IGN, Chang held international positions at E.piphany and SEVEN Networks. He began his career as an entertainment attorney in San Francisco where he represented local film studios and San Francisco talent.
Chang is a graduate in Philosophy from the University of Southern California and earned his Juris Doctorate from The University of California, Hastings College of the Law.
"I am very pleased to have the opportunity to join OnNet USA as their Executive VicePresident of Marketing and Business Development for Gamescampus.com" said David Chang. "Our goal as an organization is to provide gamers the best online gaming experience possible by offering a community-based free-to-play online video game portal with innovative and entertaining products and I can't wait to contribute to this awesome effort."
Gamescampus.com, run by OnNet USA, is dedicated to changing the way people play games. Based in San Jose and founded in 2005, OnNet USA hosts amazingly fun item-based online games for all gamers from MMORPGs to sports through its game portal www.gamescampus.com.