David Elton has been hired by Arkadium as General Manager. He will be reporting to Arkadium’s Founder and CEO, Kenny Rosenblatt. Mr. Elton brings to Arkadium 18 years of games industry experience with console, mobile, handheld and free to play online titles. He has also served as an Advisory Board Member at the Canadian Video Games Awards. He has worked on titles including Family Guy Online, X-Men:Destiny, Need for Speed World Online, FIFA Street, Dragon’s Lair 2, Dragon’s Lair and Space Ace.
Mr. Rosenblatt says of Mr. Elton, “David has amazing experience that spans across this entire industry, and he brings a wealth of knowledge of game development process from various platform and organizations.”
Mr. Elton began his career as a project manager at Acclaim. Subsequently he has held creative director roles at Electronic Arts, a Business Development Manager at Microsoft Game Studios and a Director of Design at Silicon Knights. He attained a BA degree from the University of Guelph.