New hires in social games: East Side Games and Wooga
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Hiring in the social games sector was down this week with nine new hires overall between two companies. East Side Games reported the most activity with eight new hires.
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- Derek Tam, contract game designer — Tam was recently at Microsoft Vancouver.
- Joshua Chan, contract software engineer – Chan was recently at Wordstream Inc.
- Kay Chan, Assistant Producer — Chan is now a full-time employee at the company.
- Morgan Hall, Game Designer — Hall is also a new full-time employee.
- Kevin Okada, Producer — Okada was promoted from his position as an artist and designer.
- Jim Wagner, Producer — Wagner was promoted from assistant producer.
- Guy Knights, Lead Systems Administrator – Knights was promoted from systems administrator.
- Darius Tam, Senior Software Engineer — Tam was promoted from software engineer.
- Ivan Garde, Product Manager – Garde worked as a Producer at Junebud AB in Sweden.