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Ex-Midway VP joins Atari

Long-running publisher Atari has hired two new senior managers to bolster its US operations. Lee Jacobson joins as senior VP of licensing and digital publishing and will oversee worldwide licensing and IP partnerships. The former Midway VP will report to Atari’s president and deputy CEO Jim Wilson. The publisher has …

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THQ hires Roberts and Stickler

THQ has recruited Adam Roberts and Richard Stickler, who take up new roles in order to help grow the publisher’s business both in the UK and abroad. Roberts has been hired as sales director for UK and Ireland, which makes him responsible for driving sales activity in these territories and …

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THQ restructures UK marketing team

THQ has made a number of changes to its marketing team as part of a major restructure. The publisher has hired experienced talent from other industries and firms, and promoted some of its long-serving personnel. Most notably, Mich Davis has joined from Universal Pictures to take up the role of …

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Luzio joins Green Man Gaming

Retail veteran Gian Luzio has joined new digital distribution provider, Green Man Gaming, as chief operating officer. Luzio joins the firm following a brief but successful stint at The Hut, where he launched several new product categories and helped grow the retailer’s turnover three fold. Prior to that, he spent …

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THQ appoints new CFO

THQ has named Paul Pucino as its new chief financial officer and executive vice president. Pucino takes up his new role after THQ posted poor financial results and will lead the publisher as it attempts to reduces its costs by $220 million. He replaces Colin Slade, who is indefinite medical …

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