Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
November 28, 2014
arrowPress Releases
November 28, 2014
PR Newswire
View All






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Senior execs leave social games company 6waves Lolapps
Senior execs leave social games company 6waves Lolapps
March 26, 2012 | By Mike Rose

March 26, 2012 | By Mike Rose
Comments
    1 comments
More: Social/Online, Business/Marketing



Two senior executives at social gaming company 6waves Lolapps have left the company following news earlier this month of layoffs, including one of the company's co-founders.

6waves Lolapps laid off its entire development staff last week and is now restructuring its business to focus entirely on its publishing efforts.

Former CTO and co-founder Brian Rue (pictured) has now left the company, along with chief product officer Arjun Sethi. On his personal blog, Rue explained that he is "proud of the culture that we built," noting that those employees let off last week have been banding together to find jobs.

Although he did not reveal what he'll be up to next, he said that he wants to start a new game development company and "try something very different."

Sethi, formerly CEO of Lolapps before it merged with 6waves, stated on his blog, "I find it so hard to say goodbye to the team and to the impressive products that we’ve built together."

He also highlighted the company's culture, echoing Rue's sentiments regarding former employees coming to gether to create new opportunities in the near future.


Related Jobs

GREE International
GREE International — Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
[11.28.14]

Sr. Game Designer
Cloud Imperium Games
Cloud Imperium Games — Santa Monica, California, United States
[11.28.14]

Technical Artist
Petroglyph Games
Petroglyph Games — Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
[11.28.14]

Environmental Artist
Nintendo of America Inc.
Nintendo of America Inc. — Redmond, Washington, United States
[11.28.14]

Software Business Development Manager, Licensing









Loading Comments

loader image