EDISON, N.J., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Majesco Entertainment, an innovative publisher of video games for the mass market, today announced that Christina Glorioso has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer. In this newly created role, Glorioso will oversee all brand management, creative, media and marketing initiatives while helping guide the Company's strategic direction.
"We are thrilled to add an executive of Christina's caliber to our team," said Jesse Sutton, CEO, Majesco Entertainment. "Christina brings a wealth of experience marketing leading game franchises and entertainment properties. In addition to her marketing expertise, Christina will make a significant contribution to our strategic plan as we look to expand our portfolio and digital business."
With more than 15 years of experience in marketing and sales across the media, entertainment and technology industries, Glorioso joins Majesco Entertainment from Viacom where she was most recently Vice President of Marketing at MTV Games, managing marketing programs in the US and in Europe for the billion-dollar Rock Band franchise.
"I'm excited to join the Majesco Entertainment executive team," said Christina Glorioso, Chief Marketing Officer, Majesco. "The company has a great mix of established brands and new titles with tremendous growth potential. I look forward to helping Majesco realize that growth in 2011 and beyond."
Before joining Viacom, Glorioso also held positions in corporate marketing and sales at Clear Channel Entertainment (now Live Nation) and SFX Sports representing sports and music properties. Glorioso earned her MBA and BA from the University of Notre Dame and currently serves on the Business Advisory Council of the Mendoza College of Business at Notre Dame.
About Majesco Entertainment Company:
Majesco Entertainment Company is a provider of video games for the mass market. Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is focused on developing and publishing a wide range of casual and family oriented video games on Kinect for Xbox 360®, PlayStation®Move, Wii™, Nintendo DS™ and other leading systems. Product highlights include Cooking Mama™, Babysitting Mama™, TETRIS® Party Deluxe and Zumba Fitness®. The company's shares are traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol: COOL. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ and has an international office in Bristol, UK. More info can be found online at www.majescoentertainment.com or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/majesco.
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