REVERB COMMUNICATIONS RECRUITS TOP INDUSTRY TALENT

Twain Harte, CA – August 9, 2012 – Reverb Communications, a full service sales, public relations and marketing firm, announced today the addition of top industry talent to bolster its public relations staff. 

“These moves are a direct result of Reverb’s growth in the agency side of the business,” said Tracie Snitker, EVP, Public Relations, Reverb Communications.  “The addition of key industry veterans to our team shows a deep level of commitment to our clients.”      

Reverb Communications’ has added the following staff:

  • Matt Atwood, General Manager ( matt@reverbinc.com) – With more than 18 years of public relations experience in the software entertainment industry, Atwood has launched nearly 100 titles including the Resident Evil, Street Fighter and the 2K Sports franchises.  Atwood was also a member of the internal team at Nintendo that launched the Wii and Nintendo DS Lite.  More recently, Atwood was an integral member of the Mass Effect launch team and acted as the global PR lead for Dragon Age: Origins.  

     

  • Douglass C. Perry, Director of PR ( dperry@reverbinc.com) – Doug is a veteran game journalist who has launched and led award-winning editorial teams over the past 18 years. Perry served as the managing editor at Next Gen Magazine and as editor-in-chief of five  IGN channels over 11 years. As an editorial director, Perry led teams at GameTap, DailyRadar’s Blips sites, and Metacafe.com. Additionally, Perry has consulted on game development and written for CNN, Edge, EGM, Gamasutra, Kotaku, Machinima, Newsweek, and VentureBeat.

     

  • Dakota Grabowski, PR Manager ( dakota@reverbinc.com) – Dakota is an 11-year-veteran who made his start on the editorial side of the gaming industry and transitioned to public relations. He brings a strong writing background having been editor-in-chief at GameZone and a keen eye for communications with past work at THQ, FreshGames, and Kill3rCombo. Having worked on all ranges of video games – from ‘AAA’ to free-to-play to iOS – Grabowski brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that will be valuable in his new role. 

To learn more about Reverb Communications visit: www.reverbinc.com

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ABOUT REVERB COMMUNICATIONS:

Reverb Communications, Inc. provides a combination of public relations, marketing and business development programs, creating customized communications campaigns that directly contribute to a client’s bottom line. Reverb specializes in launching video games on all platforms including Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Wii, PC, Facebook and iPhone. The agency has worked on recognizable brands like Guitar Hero, Rock Band, The Beatles: Rock Band, Star Trek Online, ZEN Pinball, iSamJackson, Dragonica Online and many more.

For more information about Reverb Communications, please visit  www.reverbinc.com

 

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