BraveDog Games Company appoints Isiah Reese to Board of Directors
By: BraveDog Games
Isiah has multiple years of industry leadership experience and brings a diverse strong business strategic acumen along with global relationships and experience to the company and the board. He joins the board from Speak 2 Me Communications LLC, where he serves as the Chairman and President of their global twenty-seven strategic business units. Isiah's extensive intrapreneurship and entrepreneurship career have expanded across global fortune 500 companies progressing through leadership roles such as the Microsoft Company, Walt Disney Consumer Products, M&M Mars Company, and the Coca-Cola Company. Isiah began his leadership career experience at the Pepsi Cola Company where he rose to lead a multimillion-
Isiah graduated with a Master's in Business Administration Management from the School of Business at Webster University and Bachelor of Science in Marketing from South Carolina State University. Isiah furthered his continuing education Lifelong learning studies professional growth and successfully completed a series of executive management courseware programs through the Harvard Business School of Continuing Education Executive Management department where he was company-sponsored by the leadership team through the Walt Disney Company. He is a native of Sumter, South Carolina.
Mr. Reese, a national published author, "From the School of Business to Corporate America", received the 2017 South Carolina State University School of Business Community Alumnus of the year award, is slated to be featured in a 2018 selection story as an "Unsung Hero" in the nationally syndicated magazine The GRIT, Chairman on the Board of Directors for Giving is Essential Gift (GIE GIFT- Non-Profit 501-3c), Board President for the Attorney Benjamin Crump Social Justice Institute, Vice-Chairman for the Attorney Ricky Anderson Entertainment Law Institute, Chairman for the Tele-Health My Wellness Institute, Vice-Chair of Men in Motion Mentoring Institute, member of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities HBCU Philanthropy Organization and a member of Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF).
Speaking about his appointment, Isiah Reese, said: "BraveDog and its entire development, marketing and distribution team has an innovative game development and marketing approach that clearly sets it apart in an industry that has over 2.3 million games worldwide, digital sales over $137 billion annually and growth of over +13.3% is exciting, to say the least. BraveDog's commitment to helping diverse markets globally is one of the primary reasons why I am extremely excited to be joining the company's board of directors."
Commenting on the appointment, Mr Dustin Mack, CEO of BraveDog Games, stated: "As we continue to focus on our customer performance satisfaction metrics and build on our robust multi-media pipeline strategy, the entire board, our partners, and investors knew that Isiah would only strengthen our team globally because of his vast depth of experience and cross-industry functional experience in consumer products, his role as a chief customer strategy officer, depth of knowledge in digital marketing, licensing and manufacturing and his moral compassion for serving diverse community markets aligns with our core mission and value proposition."
CEO, Dustin Mack, further stated, "Isiah will immediately begin as the chair of marketing on the board and will co-lead the customer committee. He brings exceptional leadership skills, 21st century forward thinking expertise coupled with various industry relationships. I, together with other leaders within BraveDog, look forward to a long-term relationship with Isiah to deliver on BraveDog Games strategic, customer, products, people performance and company goals."
NOTES TO EDITORS:
BraveDog is a leading video game development studio comprised of industry leading: game developers, marketers, and executive talent. BraveDog's team members are credited in the development of some of the most successful video game franchises to date including: Call of Duty, World Of Warcraft, Madden, NBA Live, NBA 2K, Grand Theft Auto, Battlefield, Uncharted, Tom Clancy's The Division, WatchDogs, Gears of War, Halo, Mass Effect, and Fortnite. The experience of BraveDog's team spans over 250 titles developed and over 60 million units sold across all major platforms.
BraveDog's core focus is on bringing together storytellers from racially diverse backgrounds to develop high-quality video games that accurately and authentically reflect the cultural values and cultural identities of the communities in which these diverse storytellers originate while maintaining the mass market appeal.
For more information go to www.bravedoggames.com or follow BraveDog Games on social media.
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