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Jagex appoint 2 new executives

On September 6, 2011 by Aaron Meehan

Today Jagex who are most well known for the MMO “Runescape” have appointed 2 new executives.

The 2 new executives are Daniel Clough who is has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer and Wendy Rosenthal who is now the Chief Marketing Officer.

Daniel has joined Jagex in 2002 which saw take on the role of Operations manager and later he became Head of Games Development. Daniel left the company in 2009, but has now returned. His new position will see him overseeing all operational aspects of game development in the company.

Wendy is another recent recruitment and in her position she will be responsible for all marketing activity and for building Jagex’s corporate and game brands. She is has a wealth of experience spanning 15 years and she has worked for Sony Development, managing Hyper Entertainment, Abbey Road Studios, Microsoft and Ferrari.

Mark Gerhard, Jagex CEO said:

“Daniel and Wendy bring a huge weight of experience to Jagex’s leadership team. Daniel is a testament to Jagex’s ability to nurture talent from within; he was one of the first people to join Jagex in 2002 and was employee number 13. Having worked at Jagex for nearly a decade he has an unparalleled understanding of Jagex setting him in great stead to fulfil and deliver in his role for the strategy and operations of our fast growing and evolving business.” Gerhard went on to say “Wendy brings over a decade of marketing expertise to the Jagex family. Having worked on numerous highly successful campaigns for world renowned brands, Wendy’s understanding of the games market coupled with her consumer brand experience makes her the perfect candidate to raise Jagex’s profile, support our new product releases and reach new audiences across the globe.”

Good luck to Daniel and Wendy in their new positions.

Author: Aaron Meehan

Hi, I’m the creator of SG Gaming Info. When I’m not working on my writing or creating content for this site’s YouTube channel, I like to relax and enjoy character driven story games.

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