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Kojima Productions take on Jay Boor as Global Head of Marketing

Published: 08:55, 26 February 2020
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Kojima Productions have hired Jay Boor as their Global Head of Marketing and Communications. Jay Boor brings over 20 years of industry experience to the company and will play a strategic role in growing the studio’s global presence.

Jay Boor has joined the Kojima Productions family, announced the independent game studio. Boor will take on the position of the Global Head of Marketing and Communications.

Kojima Productions is the studio behind the award-winning game for PlayStation 4 - Death Stranding. Jay Boor brings over 20 years of industry experience to the table.

"I'm very happy to have Jay back on board with the team at such an exciting time," said Hideo Kojima, Game Creator. "He’s creative, passionate about games and will be instrumental in helping us deliver on the vision planned for Kojima Productions as an independent game studio."

Jay is based in the UK and widely regarded for his marketing and communications work on a variety of gaming brands. He has held a number of department leading positions at some of the industry’s most innovative videogame companies including Riot Games, Konami, Sega, 2K Games and Codemasters.

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The new Global Head of Marketing and Communications for Kojima Productions will be tasked with leading the marketing and communications efforts for the company's product portfolio and play a strategic role in growing the studio’s global presence.

"It's such an amazing feeling to be back working with legendary game creator, Hideo Kojima and the incredibly talented Kojima Productions team," said Jay Boor, Global Head of Marketing and Communications at Kojima Productions. 

"Mr Kojima’s approach to game design is unlike anyone I’ve ever worked with in the industry. The game experiences he creates are genre-defining, as well as thought-provoking, and I’m really looking forward to seeing how we can push narrative boundaries and grow the awareness around Kojima Productions in neat and unique ways."

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