Marc Metis

aka: Marc Metiss
Moby ID: 37010

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Prior to joining Atari, Metis was Senior Vice President, Brand Management at Acclaim Entertainment since 2002, where he restructured the company's brand portfolio and oversaw domestic marketing. Previously, Metis held roles in Digital Market Strategy and Product Management at Cablevision, one of the nation's leading cable companies, working with offerings including broadband, interactive TV, and VoIP. Prior to this, in 2000, he was Senior Vice President, Business Development at Fusient Media Ventures, a New York investment firm focused on internet and cable TV content and enabling technologies.

Earlier in his career, Metis was the Vice President of Global Brand Management at Activision, where from 1996 to 1999 he developed the company's console product strategy and initiated and managed blockbuster brands including Tony Hawk and Spider-Man. He began his career at McKinsey & Company in 1989, working with Fortune 500 media, telecommunications and consumer products companies.

Metis received his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1993 and graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College with a degree in Economics in 1989.

In April, 2005, Metic was appointed Senior Vice President, Marketing at Atari. He is responsible for driving the marketing for all of Atari's interactive products and will oversee the Marketing team, including advertising, media buying and channel marketing, product marketing and publicity, and market research.

Credited on 30 games

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The Red Star (2010, PSP) Senior Vice President
Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited (2009, Windows) Senior Vice President Marketing
Super Dragon Ball Z (2006, PlayStation 2) Senior Vice President, Marketing
Act of War: High Treason (2006, Windows) Senior Vice President Marketing
Driver: Parallel Lines (2006, Xbox) Senior Vice President, Marketing
Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure (2006, PlayStation 2) SVP, Marketing
4 Game Fun Pack: Monopoly / Boggle / Yahtzee / Battleship (2005, Nintendo DS) Senior Vice President Marketing
Totally Spies! (2005, Game Boy Advance) Senior Vice President of Marketing
The Matrix: Path of Neo (2005, PlayStation 2) Senior Vice President, Marketing
Indigo Prophecy (2005, Xbox) Senior Vice President of Marketing
Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 (2004, GameCube) Senior Vice President Marketing
Dragon Ball: Advanced Adventure (2004, Game Boy Advance) Senior Vice President, Marketing
Alias (2004, PlayStation 2) Senior Vice President: Brand
All-Star Baseball 2005 (2004, Xbox) NY Headquarters
Freestyle Street Soccer (2004, PlayStation 2) Brand Sr. Vice President Brand Marketing
All-Star Baseball 2004 (2003, Game Boy Advance) Senior Vice President
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense (2000, Dreamcast) V.P., Global Brand Management
A Collection of Classic Games from the Intellivision (1999, PlayStation) V.P., Global Brand Management
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater (1999, PlayStation) VP of Marketing
Disney•Pixar A Bug's Life (1999, Nintendo 64) VP North America Marketing

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