General Manager and Executive Producer
Demetri Detsaridis is the General Manager and Executive Producer at Area/Code. Demetri has spent his last decade making games of all shapes and sizes, most recently as the founding Creative Director of Massively Mobile, a London-based studio specializing in transmedia mobile games development. Prior to that, Demetri was a game designer at mobile game giant Gameloft, a core member of the development team of Warner Bros.’ forthcoming superhero MMORPG DC Universe Online, and a longtime game designer and producer at casual gaming pioneer Pop & Co.
Demetri has received numerous awards for his work as both a designer and producer, and has worked with clients as diverse as the Cartoon Network, Electronic Arts, UNICEF, and Nickelodeon. Before entering the games industry, Demetri produced educational CD-ROMs and interactive museum exhibits for clients like the National Building Museum, the Federal Republic of Germany, and the Jewish Museum of Berlin. He holds a B.F.A. in Film & Television from New York University and is a Ph.D./ABD in American Studies from the George Washington University.