President & CEO, Turbine Entertainment
Mr. Anderson joined Turbine in March 2001 and serves as the Company's
President and CEO. Prior to joining Turbine, he was the Executive in
Charge of Production for Origin Systems Inc. (a subsidiary of Electronic
Arts). At Origin, Mr. Anderson managed the "Ultima Online" franchise where
he was directly responsible for expanding their online gaming business. In
particular, he produced EA's first-ever MMP expansion pack and focused on
building the next generation of 3-D online worlds. Prior to that, Mr.
Anderson was Executive Director for the consumer products division of
Viacom, Inc. In that role, he directly managed Paramount Pictures'
world-wide interactive licensing, merchandising and business development.
Before Viacom, he was the Vice President of Operations at Mission Studios
Corporation, a game developer. Mr. Anderson also practiced law at the firm
of Holleb & Coff in Chicago, Illinois, where he concentrated in both
intellectual property and corporate litigation. He graduated summa cum
laude from the University of Illinois (B.A. 1989), and served on the Law
Review at the University of Chicago Law School (J.D. 1992).