Narayan Pattison leaves IGN Entertainment

Narayan Pattison, publishing director of News Digital Media’s video games network IGN Entertainment, is leaving the company after a four-year stint to pursue a freelance writing career.

News Digital Media in the final stages of recruiting a country manager for IGN Entertainment Australia to replace Pattison. Ad sales manager John Allen is filling in as country manager for the meantime.

Pattison said: “Over the last four years we’ve doubled the audience on both sites and cemented IGN and AskMen as number 1 in their categories, both in Australia and globally. Even more importantly, I’m incredibly proud of the team we have. I couldn’t ask for a better group of guys to continue innovating across IGN and AskMen for years to come.”

Pattison’s last day at IGN is 16 February.


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