Top Online Industry Executives To Add Diversity and Industry Expertise to Growing Advisory Board
- On May 10, 2011
RESAAS Services, Inc., a technology company behind the development of an enterprise platform to service the real estate industry, announced today the addition of Rory Armes and Ron Jacklin to the RESAAS advisory board. Rory Armes is CEO and founder of Gener8 Digital Media a leader in 3D conversion technology and online gaming industries, while Ron Jacklin founded the Media FX Group which has grown to be one of Canada’s premiere media production houses.
“RESAAS, a social network for real estate and mortgage professionals, is pleased to be expanding its advisory board with the addition of these esteemed industry executives,” said Cory Brandolini, President and CEO, RESAAS Services Inc. “It is important to us at RESAAS that our advisory board consist of a diverse group of executives whose backgrounds and experience add tremendous value to our company growth overall. We know that Rory Armes and Ron Jacklin will add incredible knowledge and experience to the RESAAS board.”
Rory Armes is CEO and founder of Gener8 Digital Media a leader in 3D conversion technology in the entertainment and online gaming industries. Mr. Armes was formerly a Senior Vice President for Electronic Arts Ltd. (EA) and was responsible for directing the development of EA games in London, Sweden, Montreal and Vancouver. He developed creative and business plans for some of EA’s largest franchises including: Need for Speed, FIFA, Harry Potter and NHL, among others. Prior to joining EA, Rory was president and cofounder of Radical Entertainment, a leading interactive entertainment developer. He was also a senior executive with Distinctive Software Interactive, a company acquired by EA.
In 2002 Ron Jacklin, AV Video Multimedia Producer Magazine, was named one of the top 100 producers in North America. Soon after, Mr. Jacklin founded the Media FX Group which has grown to be one of Canada’s premiere media production houses. As the Director and CEO of the Media FX Group he has led his team to develop multimedia productions for both the Beijing and Vancouver Olympics, the Conservative Party of Canada, Clarica/Hartford/Prudential Insurance companies, Pentax, Boston Pizza, A&W Restaurants, the Vancouver Real Estate Board Awards. The Media FX Group also develops commercial websites and specializes in SEO/Analytics and website ROI. Mr. Jacklin is also helping to create the next wave of multi-media talent in BC as an instructor at BCIT, teaching Information Architecture, Interface Design, Media Techniques, and Human Factors.