Co-Founder and Managing Director, area/codeKevin Slavin is the managing director and co-founder of area/code, the New York-based big games developer. area/code is building Big Games for large consumer brands, technology and entertainment companies, museums, and cultural institutions.
Slavin has worked in corporate communications for technology-based clients for 14 years, including Nokia, IBM, Compaq, Dell, TiVo, Time/Warner Cable, Microsoft, Wild Tangent, and Qwest Wireless. He was the vice president, Digital Markets, at SS+K in New York, which is partially owned by Creative Artists Agency. Previously, he served in similar roles at TBWA\Chiat\Day and DDB.
area/codes Big Games have received international attention and awards from the Clios, the One Show, and at the recent Future of Marketing summit. In 2005, Brandweek named ConQwest the Guerrilla Marketing Campaign of the Year. Slavin has exhibited internationally, including the Frankfurt Museum fuer Moderne Kunst.
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