I have broad background in starting new ventures and helping others out of tight spots. I was formerly the Chief Strategy Officer of THQ, Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI), where I worked with my longtime business partner Jason Rubin on the company's strategic direction and execution, The Company was sold in a 363 auction to multiple buyers in January 2013.
Previously, I was the Co-Founder of social game startup Monkey Gods; previously I co-Founded Flektor (sold to Fox Interactive Media), MyCaster (sold to Scour) and have worked as an advisor to IGN (News Corporation), Home Box Office (Time Warner), the largest subscription television business in the world.
I started my career as a producer at Activision, and in between my larger projects I've worked as a strategist and advisor to sell companies like Columbia House and the HBO Lab to financial and strategic buyers.
As i've worked in the above roles, I've maintained an active real estate investment and management portfolio, buying, rehabilitating, and operating over 500,000 square feet of commercial, industrial and residential real estate properties
1998 - Current (almost 19 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (3)Update
|Dec 29, 2015||Venture Beat - 6 ways virtual reality will shape up in 2016|
|Oct 26, 2015||Venture Beat - VCs favor putting their money into esports and virtual reality|
|Jan 3, 2013||Venture Beat - THQ lenders object to its fast-track bankruptcy sale|
|Aug 6, 2012||Venture Beat - THQ losses beat expectations in fiscal first-quarter 2013|
|May 29, 2012||Venture Beat - Struggling publisher THQ names game veteran Jason Rubin as president|
|Sep 23, 2009||Tech Zulu - TechZulu • DEALMAKER(LA): Exits in 2010: What No One Tells You About Cashing In Your Chips|
|Sep 19, 2007||Gigaom - Flektor: Web Tools Don’t Have To Be Simple|
|May 30, 2007||Gigaom - It’s official: FIM Acquires Photobucket; Adds Tool Site Flektor|