Acclaim gets new VPAcclaim Entertainment, Inc. has given the position of vice president of business development to Greg Suarez early this morning. Suarez jumps on the Acclaim team with a whopping 10 years of industry expertise under his belt, having held positions with Electronic Arts, Activision and Sega of America. (Some resumé dont you think?!)
With this new job comes great responsibility, Mr. Suarez will be responsible for managing first-party relationships, A&R and general new business opportunities. Suarez must carry out his duties under the watchful eye of John Ma, the man that Greg must report directly to and who just happens to be the executive vice president of product development.
Mr. Ma talked briefly about his new employee Suarez, "Greg possesses a wealth of experience in the interactive entertainment industry, which will be an asset to our organization as we focus our resources on the next-generation platforms. Were confident that he will enhance our strong relationships with all of the first-party companies, as well as play an integral role in identifying and developing strategic new business opportunities for the company."