Chicago-based Iron Galaxy Studios has frivolously reshuffled its management staff, and added a brand new title to that roster in doing so.
The studio introduced lately that COO Chelsea Blasko has been tapped to step into the co-CEO position along present CEO Adam Boyes. These days’s shuffle additionally sees former Bungie communications director David “Deej” Dague becoming a member of the staff at Iron Galaxy Studios as its new head of communications.
Blasko has been with Iron Galaxy Studios for simply over a decade, maximum lately within the position of leader running officer. Dague, in the meantime, joins the corporate after having spent nine years at Future developer Bungie.
“I had the excitement of operating with him on Future’s release when I used to be at PlayStation,” reads a observation from now co-CEO Boyes. “He has constructed international elegance groups and we couldn’t be happier about having him sign up for our studio to guide the communications serve as at Iron Galaxy particularly right through the improvement of our new IP.”
Each strikes serve to raised perspective the steadily support-focused studio to paintings by itself upcoming console and PC mission, an authentic multiplayer melee battle IP. A press unencumber notes that Iron Galaxy has additionally been quietly staffing up so as to able for that mission, having lately expanded its staff with greater than 30 new hires this 12 months.
“Regardless of the myriad demanding situations introduced by means of the pandemic, Iron Galaxy continues to develop. The studio has expanded from 140 to greater than 175 folks this 12 months,” reads a statemeent from Blasko. “Our supportive work-from-home tradition guarantees our personnel feels cared for and valued as folks. Our focal point on creativity, conversation, variety, and inclusion has helped us draw in and retain the most efficient ability within the trade.”