Boston, Mass: GSN Games announced today the appointment of Wilhelm Taht as Senior Vice President General Manager for Bingo Bash, effective November 18. In his new role, Taht will be responsible for the Bingo Bash app across all platforms and will have direct management of the Bingo studios in Bangalore and Kyiv. Taht will report directly to Mark Feldman, Game Show Network’s President and CEO.
“Wilhelm has an outstanding track record and deep experience in the online, mobile and social games categories and I am thrilled that he is joining the GSN Games senior leadership team. We are fortunate to be able to add his vision and strategy to driving growth in our Bingo studio,” said Feldman.
“I am super excited to join GSN Games and am looking forward to help steer Bingo Bash into its second decade of live operations. Having been in the mobile games industry for over 16 years, I’m very happy to start working in what for meis a previously unexplored area of content,” added Taht. “And what better place than GSN Games, which is both a pioneer and an innovator in its space, with an incredibly exciting content roadmap ahead!”
Taht has worked in the mobile games industry since 2004 across sales, marketing, product and general management roles. Most recently, he spearheaded Angry Birds’ developer Rovio Entertainment's turnaround as Executive Vice President, Games.
Taht currently serves as Advisor and Board Member at several privately-held and public games companies, including Remedy Entertainment and Animoca Brands, and has run a boutique media and entertainment consultancy company.
He holds a Master of Science in Economics from Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki.