Former EA Execs On Board with Trion
Game publisher-developer Trion World Networks has attracted two former Electronic Arts executives.
Erin Turner will be joining Trion as senior director of web services and publishing, while Peter Huang is now on board as senior director of web technology.
Turner was most recently director of global e-commerce for EA and is responsible for launching digital distribution initiatives in North America, Europe and Asia.
Huang also comes from EA, where he was senior director of development, leading development efforts for EA Online and EA China. He also worked on EA’s popular casual portal, Pogo.com.
Trion recently signed up with HP, which will provide the technology infrastructure for Trion’s games.
For more on Trion and its plans, see “A New Approach to Gaming?”