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Expert in Digital Product Development, Social/Mobile/online, User Experience, Monetization, Investments

Expert ID: 731179 California, USA

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I have 16 years experience in Digital Product Development, including production, design, monetization and quality assurance and have experience managing and overseeing software development. Additionally I have experience developing products for specific devices, such mobile phones and tablets, laptop and desktop computers.

I consult full time currently as a publishing executive, and executive producer. I help create strong project plans with capable idea partners and then package the materials for high level investors. I have consulted for Ridgetop Research as an expert in Digital Product Development and trends within the online and mobile game spaces. I have consulted with dozens of companies, assisting them with building project plans that mitigate risk and maximize revenue.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1996 Degree: BA Subject: Liberal Studies (history, philosophy and the humanities) Institution: San Diego State University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2012 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: President and Executive Producer Department: Executive
Consulting on Digital Product Development, business development and investment packaging.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2011 to 2012 Employer: THQ Title: Director of Online/Mobile Product Development Department: Kids, Family and Casual
Creation and managing of the Mobile and Online Portfolio of digital products.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2010 to 2011 Employer: Atari Title: Director of Production Department: Social/Mobile
accountable to the building and launching of Atari's new pipeline of social/mobile products. Oversaw development, and the team developing the products and worked with business development and marketing to define product strategies.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2006 to 2009 Employer: K2 Network Title: VP of Game Operations Department: Operations
Operating and managing a series of teams and online titles, accountable to user service and monthly revenue.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1997 to 2006 Employer: Blizzard Entertainment Title: Producer Department: Core Technology
Was in charge of support 10+ million user database, the support and upgrading of all the older online projects and to assist in the technical production of World of Warcraft.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity - Allumn
Publications and Patents Summary
- Atari's Greatest Hits
- Tony Hawk Project 8
- World of Warcraft
- Warcraft 3
- Diablo 2
- Starcraft

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
I have no experience as an expert witness.
Marketing Experience
I have insight into the digital entertainment space, particularly market trends, the free to play business model, monetization schemes, production and design.
Other Relevant Experience
I have experience creating investment packages, and P&L finance models. I also have extensive creative experience in writing and design.

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