About the Author


Morgan Ramsay is Founder, President & CEO at Entertainment Media Council, the nonprofit professional association for business leaders in the video-game industry.

For seven years, Mr. Ramsay was Managing Director and Chief Brand Architect at Heretic, a privately owned marketing and public relations agency that provided strategic communication expertise to defense and entertainment clients, from small businesses to the Fortune Global 500. While responsible for business development and client relations, he was the creative director on most campaigns and projects. Mr. Ramsay also worked with the White House to recognize United States Navy veterans for their service.

Today, Mr. Ramsay is a bestselling author and celebrity interviewer. Through Gamers at Work: Stories Behind the Games People Play and Online Gamers at Work, he has interviewed nearly 40 leading CEOs, such as Electronic Arts founder Trip Hawkins, King Digital Entertainment CEO Riccardo Zacconi, and Supercell CEO Ilkka Paananen. In addition, Mr. Ramsay works with top media outlets to develop engaging interviews with interesting people. Most recently, his interview with EverQuest cocreator Brad McQuaid, The Inside Story of How A Major MMO Went Wrong, was published by IGN—a subsidiary publication of Ziff Davis that reaches more than 40 million unique visitors worldwide.

A sought-after expert, he has also appeared in major publications such as Forbes, VentureBeat, and U-T San Diego to speak on the state of the video-game industry and the challenges of entrepreneurship.

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