As President of DDM from its earliest days in 2006, Joe has overseen its transition from a handful of clients into an international company with eight offices around the world. Under his leadership, DDM has firmly established itself as the leading experts in the business of video games including maintaining the industry’s premiere developer representation and consulting practices. Since DDM’s inception, the representation practice has secured hundreds of deals of all sizes and genres on all major platforms, while retaining its personal touch. Joe initiated and grew DDM’s consulting practice into one that has provided strategy and execution for scores of companies, including leading entertainment corporations, publishing firms, investment funds and licensors. Joe maintains hands-on client work while laying the groundwork for new services designed to provide even greater benefits to DDM’s clients. Joe is particularly proud of the DDM team, a diverse and talented group that is professional, honorable and dedicated to improving the business of games.
Prior to DDM, Joe was president of Cyberlore Studios, a game development studio in business for over 13 years. Joe was honored as one of Variety’s Dealmakers of 2011 and has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times among other publications. He is a lover of board games and a graduate of Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts.LinkedIn