With over 20 years in the industry, Dave has worked in a variety of game engines and on platforms ranging from PC, Xbox, XBLA, PlayStation, Nintendo Wii, and Facebook. As co-founder and Art Director of Big Huge Games, he built a 26-person art department and provided the artistic leadership for a team of over 100 game developers. Rise of Nations was a winner of seven Game of the Year awards. Rise of Legends, the spiritual follow-up title, received Gamespy’s Special Achievement in Art Direction. In 2010, Dave joined Zynga where he worked on live titles with over 10 million daily players. Dave has been a frequent GDC speaker and he delivered the 2011 keynote address at SCAD’s annual Game Developer eXchange conference.