Mark Beaumont

aka: Marc Beaumont, Mark S. Beaumont
Moby ID: 288

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Mark Beaumont has been a leader in the gaming industry for over 20 years, holding positions with many prestigious and successful gaming companies - Atari, Activision, Data East, Mindscape/The Software Toolworks, Time Warner Interactive and Sony's Psygnosis.

Prior to joining Midway in 1999, Mr. Beaumont held several entertainment software industry management positions including Executive Vice President, General Manager for Sony Corporation of America (Psygnosis division) and Senior Vice President, Product Development and Marketing, Time Warner Interactive. Mr. Beaumont has also served as Product and Merchandising Manager at Activision, Inc. and Atari, Inc. Mr. Beaumont's business development responsibilities at Midway have included product, genre and SKU planning, market research and modeling, business affairs including licensing, product acquisitions and Internet activities.

On January 30, 2002, during his tenure as Midway's Senior Vice President - Business Development Midway Games West, he was also given the position of Senior Vice President - Publishing, reporting directly to Midway Games Chairman and CEO, Neil D. Nicastro.

In November 2005, Marc Beaumont joined Capcom U.S.A. as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In January 2007, he was promoted to Executive Vice President, Officer and Head of Consumer Software Publishing in North America, South America and Europe.

On 2nd May 2008 it was announced he had been promoted Chief Operating Officer of both Capcom Entertainment, Inc., in North America and Capcom Entertainment Europe, as well as maintaining his position on the Capcom Board of Directors.

Mark Beaumont passed away after heart attack in the early hours of February 23rd, 2010.

Credited on 76 games

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Lost Planet 2 (2010, Xbox 360) Special Thanks
Super Street Fighter IV (2010, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks
Final Fight: Double Impact (2010, Xbox 360) We would like to offer special thanks to
Dark Void Zero (2010, Windows) Special Thanks
MotoGP 09/10 (2010, Xbox 360) Special Thanks
Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars (2010, Wii) CAPCOM Entertainment, Inc.
Dark Void (2010, Windows) Special Thanks to
Spyborgs (2009, Wii) Special Thanks
Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth (2009, Nintendo DS) Chief Operating Officer
Flock! (2009, Windows) Special Thanks
Age of Booty (2009, Windows) Special Thanks
Resident Evil 5 (2009, Xbox 360) Special Thanks
Street Fighter IV (2009, Xbox 360) Special Thanks
Bionic Commando (2009, Windows) Special Thanks
Super Street Fighter II Turbo: HD Remix (2008, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks
Neopets Puzzle Adventure (2008, Nintendo DS) Special Thanks
MotoGP 08 (2008, Windows) Special Thanks
1942: Joint Strike (2008, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks
Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3 (2008, Xbox 360) Special Thanks
Harvey Birdman: Attorney at Law (2008, PlayStation 2) Special Thanks

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