Joe has overseen the growth of DDM from a single-agent business representing a handful of clients into an international company firmly established as the leading agency in the video game industry. Joe has expanded DDM into Europe and Japan, with additional initiatives in China and the Middle East. Under his direction, DDM has expanded from a console-focused agency into one working actively on every modern gaming platform and business model. He further established DDM’s Game Industry Services division to provide consulting services in addition to agency representation and DDM’s Game Production Services division to provide all aspects necessary for launching successful games. Joe has negotiated development deals with nearly every major game publisher over his 20 years in the business and he provides clients with management guidance and strategic support.
Prior to DDM, Joe was president of Cyberlore Studios, a game developer 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, The New York Times among other publications. Joe graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA.LinkedIn