About Me

…a community manager, writer, and game producer.

Experienced in and passionate about online gaming (mobile + social + freemium), web products, user experience, social media strategy, customer engagement, and writing exciting web content with SEO principles.

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  • NAMETami Baribeau
  • LIVES INSan Diego, California
  • E-MAILtami.baribeau@gmail.com
  • WRITTEN FORAOL Games.com, IGN, Inside Social Games, PocketGamer, Gamezebo
  • FREELANCEAvailable
  • FAVORITE GAMESEverQuest, World of Warcraft, Dragon Quest VIII
  • PETSTwo Boxers, One Min Pin, One Quarter Horse, and some fish.

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Employment

Director of Community2013-Present

The Playforge (acquired by Saban Brands).

Manage customer service and community management, along with social media strategy.

Studio Director2011-2013

The Playforge (acquired by Saban Brands)

Managed non-engineering functions of game development for the 35-person studio including QA, Customer Service, Community Management, Production & Art.

Producer2011-2012

The Playforge (acquired by Saban Brands)

Sole Producer for 5+ simultaneous mobile game titles, Agile project manager.

Product Manager2011-2011

PopCap Games (acquired by Electronic Arts)

Served as Product Manager for Baking Life, a successful Facebook social game.  Analyzed purchases, orchestrated releases, designed features and product specs.

Senior Community Manager2010-2011

ZipZapPlay (acquired by PopCap Games)

Managed Customer Service, community engagement, and social media strategy for Baking Life, a freemium Facebook social game.

Associate Producer2009-2010

Playdom (acquired by Disney)

Managed release schedule and roadmap along with analyzing purchases and managing multivariate A/B testing for hit Facebook games My Vineyard and Island Life.

Community Manager2007-2010

Metaplace (acquired by Playdom)

Ran customer service and community management for Metaplace, a user-generated content driven web-based virtual world.

Accolades

Ambassador Award (Nominee)2012

Microsoft Women in Games GDC

Recognized for extraordinary efforts in making the game industry a better place to work.

Game Production Skills

Agile Game Development

Project Management

Web Skills

HTML/PHP

GitHub/Subversion

Photoshop

Wordpress

Writing Skills

Game Journalism

SEO

Editing

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Drop me a line!

Please send me email at my full name (this domain name) at gmail.com.

Portfolio

Zombie Farm Battles

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Zombie Farm Battles

Zombie Farm Escape

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Zombie Farm Escape

Eat Eat Hooray

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Eat Eat Hooray

Chamber

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Chamber

Zombie Farm Bubbles

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Zombie Farm Bubbles

Zombie Farm 2

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Zombie Farm 2

Tree World

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Tree World

Zombie Life

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Zombie Life

Baking Life

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Baking Life

My Vineyard

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My Vineyard

Island Life

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Island Life

Metaplace

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Metaplace

Xbox Magazine (May 2011)

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Xbox Magazine (May 2011)

Horse Advertisement

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Horse Advertisement

Horse Event Advertisement

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Horse Event Advertisement