April 18, 2014 1:44 AM ET


Company Overview of Big Fish Games, Inc.

Company Overview

Big Fish Games, Inc. develops and provides casual games for PC, Mac, online, and iPhone and iPad devices. It offers games of various genres, such as puzzle, hidden object, time management, adventure, match 3, large file, strategy, marble popper, arcade and action, word, mahjong, card and board, brain teaser, and family. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Seattle, Washington with additional offices in Vancouver, Canada; Cork, Ireland; Luxembourg; and Oakland, California.

333 Elliott Avenue West

Suite 200

Seattle, WA 98119

United States

Founded in 2002





Key Executives for Big Fish Games, Inc.

President and Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Game Producer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Big Fish Games, Inc. Key Developments

Big Fish Brings Android Games to its Millions of PC and Mac Players

Big Fish has just added the ability to offer any Android game, free-to-play or premium, to its worldwide PC and Mac audience. Powered by BlueStacks' technology, Big Fish can now satisfy its 80 million+ PC and Mac players' pent-up demand for popular games, previously only offered on smaller screen mobile devices, and brings them to a full-screen native PC or Mac experience. Game developers launching games with Big Fish can make their Android games playable on PCs and Macs within the Big Fish PC and Mac app store by simply implementing Big Fish's ecommerce APIs. Working with Big Fish, Android developers will introduce their popular games to a new audience, increasing revenue and brand exposure.

Big Fish Announces Management Appointments

Big Fish announced that Susan Lusty is joining the company as Big Fish's Vice President of Corporate Communications. Kathryn Ficarra has also been promoted to Big Fish's new Senior Director, User Acquisition. Susan will be overseeing internal and external worldwide company communications. She will work closely with the company's social media teams and Kathryn, who will oversee the company's marketing efforts. Kathryn will be focused on customer acquisition efforts and partner marketing initiatives including creating new customer funnels through a variety of publishers utilizing mobile, social and PC/Mac platforms. Susan has served as a public relations consultant for the company for more than 2 years. She will now turn to leading the company's communications. During her time as a consultant, Susan led the company's various corporate initiatives, as well as PR efforts for successful Big Fish titles - Fairway Solitaire, Big Fish Casino, Fetch, and more. Kathryn joined Big Fish more than a year ago as a Director of Marketing.

Big Fish Games to Lay Off 49 in Seattle, Proposes to Close Ireland Office

Big Fish Games said it is laying off 49 workers in Seattle, moving its Vancouver B.C. staff to Seattle and proposing to close its European headquarters in Cork, Ireland. The Cork facility was primarily responsible for translating games into a variety of languages. The company intends to reduce the number of languages for its games to just English, French, Spanish and Japanese.

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