Mobile Gaming Veteran David Hague Joins Arkadium as General Manager

Former Gameloft Exec Brings over a Decade of Gaming Expertise to Leading Independent Game Developer
 
 
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NEW YORK - Sept. 12, 2013 - PRLog -- Arkadium, creators of the largest library of casual games in the world, today announced that David Hague (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/dave-hague/2/992/b4b) has been named the company’s General Manager. Hague will oversee and manage a staff of over 80 game developers in the company’s New York and Simferopol Ukraine studios.

“Arkadium has spent the last decade building a strong network, stellar client list and solid foundation in an ever-changing industry.  We’re going to spend the next decade releasing hit cross platform games,” said Jessica Rovello, Arkadium’s President and Co-Founder.  “David has the right experience, drive and attitude to help us realize our vision of becoming the #1 game developer in the world, and we’re thrilled to have him join our team.” Hague brings over a decade of mobile gaming, studio management and production experience to Arkadium. He joins the company from Gameloft, where he spent eight years releasing mobile titles such as Oregon Trail and CSI: NY.  Most recently, as Studio Manager, Hague established and expanded Gameloft’s New Orleans operation where under his stewardship, the studio scaled to forty people over the course of 18 months.

“I’m excited to join Arkadium and help lead the company through its next phase,” said David Hague. “We’ve got an amazing pipeline of games in the works that are going to alter the way people think about our company and I can’t wait to get started.”

About Arkadium

Arkadium, creators of the largest library of casual games in the world, has been a prominent game development studio for over 12 years. We deliver easy-to-play, hard-to-quit games for all, including Taptiles®, Sparks, Trizzle, Mahjongg Dimensions, and many more. Whether it’s with cards, cubes or the occasional monkey, more than ten million consumers worldwide enjoy Arkadium’s games every month on the web, mobile devices, Facebook and Windows 8. Arkadium has also pioneered hundreds of game launches through its partnership network of brand and publisher sites such as MSN, CNN, AARP, Comcast, Discovery, and numerous others. Founded in 2001, the company is headquartered in New York City, with an office in Simferopol, Ukraine. For more information visit www.arkadium.com or follow us on Twitter @Arkadium (http://www.twitter.com/arkadium).

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