SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Big Fish Games™ (www.bigfishgames.com), a leading developer and distributor of online games, today announced its Chief Financial Officer, Glenn Walcott, was named the 2008 Small Private Company CFO of the Year by the Puget Sound Business Journal. Since joining the company in 2005, Glenn has helped grow Big Fish Games to a dominant position in the casual games business globally.
“Glenn plays a critical leadership role on our team, and we are delighted that he is receiving this recognition,” said Jeremy Lewis, president and CEO of Big Fish Games. “As our CFO, Glenn contributes substantially to our culture and operations. We are very proud of him.”
“I am incredibly honored to receive the CFO of the Year award,” said Glenn. “This award is one of many validations of the great team we have here at Big Fish Games and our passion for making our company the fastest-growing private company in Washington.”
In addition to the Puget Sound Business Journal’s CFO of the Year award, Big Fish Games has also been recently recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500 (ranked #70 in the September 2007 issue), and was included on Red Herring’s list of the Top 100 North American organizations in October 2007 as well as the Red Herring Top 100 Global organizations as a global leader in the upcoming March 2008 issue. The company’s games, including episodes of the Mystery Case Files and Hidden Expedition series, have also received national recognition. To find out more about Big Fish Games, please visit www.bigfishgames.com.
About Big Fish Games
Big Fish Games is a global leader and innovator in the online games industry, producing and delivering the world’s best games and game experiences. Big Fish Games Studios develops and publishes the industry’s leading brands for computers, mobile devices and consoles. Its portfolio of hit games includes Mystery Case Files®, Hidden Expedition™, Azada™ and Fairway Solitaire™. Big Fish Games’ portal at www.bigfishgames.com distributes more games worldwide than any other online site and offers visitors a rapidly expanding selection of content by launching A New Game Every Day!™