DANIEL JAMES KITCHEN
INTERACTIVE NEW MEDIA • LICENSING
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT • GAME DESIGN
Daniel Kitchen is an accomplished, results-driven, recognized software industry pioneer with over 10 years of combined management and design experience creating, marketing, and distributing branded entertainment software generating over $100M in revenues. He is a highly creative “out-of-the-box" executive who facilitates the global expansion of intellectual properties by creating long-term partnerships between entertainment brand owners and interactive companies.
With a proven ability to identify, develop, and implement strategies which achieve tangible results, Dan has extensive experience expanding markets, generating new revenue streams, managing brand expansion campaigns, and leveraging a global network of strategic partners while delivering superior client service.
Throughout his career, Dan has created/produced over 200+ interactive software titles, has served on the Society of Industry Leaders, and is a recognized expert witness in the gaming industry. He has been represented by Creative Artists Agency (CAA) talent and literary agency, and was a technical consultant for Sony Pictures / Happy Madison’s Grandma’s Boy Feature Film.
Throughout his career Dan has designed and produced hundreds of games while managing 50-100 person internal/external creative and technical teams.
Dan has extensive experience designing interactive game and entertainment content for a variety of genres across numerous gaming and delivery platforms.
Throughout his years in the interactive industry, Dan has proven the ability to identify frontline and niche brands that can be leveraged into products generating millions in bottom-line revenues. His extensive understanding of business planning, P&L analysis, and integrated viral and social-network marketing gives him unique insight into both the agency and client side of the interactive industry.
Throughout his career, Dan has developed relationships with A-List brands and Hollywood studios, agents and talent.
Dan is an experienced Expert Witness/Consultant for the interactive software industry with expertise in the following areas:
• Video Game Design and Development
• Video Game Distribution, Licensing, and Product Evaluation
• General Software Development
DANIEL JAMES KITCHEN