Daniel Elenbaas

aka: Dan Elenbaas

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Dan began his entrepreneurial career in 1986 as president of the successful hDC Computer Corporation – one of the first Microsoft Windows ISVs. Building upon his experience in the technology field and wanting to move toward interactive entertainment, his follow-up company created several best-selling software titles, including The Far Side Daily Planner and the Opus & Bill Screensaver, winners of several industry awards (SPA's Codie, MacEddie and BYTE.) After selling that company to Delrina Corp., Dan served as General Manager of their Consumer Division. With the formation of Amaze Entertainment in 1996, Dan has built one of the largest and most successful independent developers of interactive entertainment in the world and KnowWonder has produced a string of highly successful products including Magic School Bus, Rugrats and more. A finalist in Inc. magazine's Northwest Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year (1992), he has also served on the boards of the Washington Software Association and the Windows/PM Association.

Source: Selected articles from KnowWonder Digital Mediaworks Official Company Website - Who we are


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Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet (2010, Xbox 360) Software Testers
Where the Wild Things Are (2009, PlayStation 3) Testers
Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir (2008, Nintendo DS) Special Thanks
Spore Creatures (2008, Nintendo DS) Special Thanks
Looney Tunes: Cartoon Conductor (2008, Nintendo DS) Special Thanks
The Simpsons Game (2007, Nintendo DS) Special Thanks
Crash of the Titans (2007, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
Crash of the Titans (2007, Game Boy Advance) Executive Producers
Disney Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
Shrek the Third (2007, Wii) Executive Producers
Call of Duty: Roads to Victory (2007, PSP) Executive Producers
Over the Hedge: Hammy Goes Nuts! (2006, PSP) Executive Producers
Eragon (2006, Game Boy Advance) Executive Producers
Bionicle Heroes (2006, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
Eragon (2006, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
Eragon (2006, PSP) Executive Producers
Bionicle Heroes (2006, Game Boy Advance) Executive Producers
Over the Hedge: Hammy Goes Nuts! (2006, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning (2006, Nintendo DS) Executive Producers
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (2006, Game Boy Advance) Executive Producers

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