2012-04-27 06:44 by Gaming Xpress Team
Games2win announced that Justin Molyneaux has joined the Company as Head of Games USA. He is based in San Francisco where he has set up a new Games2win office.
A graduate from University of California at Santa Cruz, Justin has been responsible for creating some of the known casual online and mobile games, that he and his team conceived, produced and published at Addictinggames.com – an online games Company owned and operated by Viacom USA. He worked as a creative Game Producer at AddictingGames for over six years. In this time, he produced and designed over 50 titles that have garnered over one billion worldwide plays.
Justin’s specialty is in producing immersive, engaging, and addictive ‘casual’ games for online and mobile platforms. He has knowledge of what works in the fast changing & challenging youth market of the USA and has demonstrated his ability to spot casual gaming trends before they become mainstream.
As the Head of Games USA, Justin will spearhead Games2win’s business in North America and be responsible for its content strategy and audience growth. Justin will also be responsible for staffing up Games2win’s San Francisco office and leading a core team of conceptual artists and programmers.
Alok Kejriwal, CEO of Games2win, says – “I have known Justin for many years and have been hugely impressed by his knowledge and ability to make games that go on to become global, sensational and long term hits. I am really excited to exploit the business model of combining his knowledge of the USA games market with our backend and games production facilities in India. Justin will dedicate himself to produce original game titles for Games2win that will be available cross platform through the web, iOS, and android markets.”
Justin Molyneaux says – “I believe that with the explosion of the iOS and Android apps stores, there exists a massive opportunity to create very valuable, global IP, in a very short period of time on both web and mobile. I am really excited to be working with Games2win to realize this opportunity. I will leverage my knowledge of casual games and work both with my core development group and the India teams to iterate and produce titles rapidly. We’ll then expose these games to the 15+ million unique visitors that throng Games2win’s network. I am confident that my team will soon create many winning world class hits and expand our global brand presence.”
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