Alan Lewis is a communications professional with more than 27 years of expertise working within the interactive entertainment industry. Since 2008, Mr. Lewis has served as Vice President of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs for Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO). In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the Company’s corporate communications initiatives and media relations, as well as serving as the organization’s key Public Affairs liaison. Mr. Lewis also serves as the Chairman of Take-Two’s Charitable Giving Committee, spearheading the Company’s philanthropy initiatives. Prior to Take-Two, Mr. Lewis was a Senior Vice President with Edelman in New York, where he led the agency’s Digital Media Practice, representing such clients as CA Technologies and Sony Ericsson. Earlier in his career, he worked with several leading interactive entertainment and digital media companies, including Acclaim Entertainment, GT Interactive Software and MusicNet; as well as top-tier PR firms such as Burson-Marsteller and MSL. Mr. Lewis is a Board Member of GamesforChange.org and the Entertainment Software Association Canada, and serves on the Advisory Board for the Animation Industry Council that is run by the New York Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment. Mr. Lewis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Stony Brook University.
Areas of Expertise: C-Suite Counsel & Crisis Management, Strategic Positioning, Corporate Identity & Branding, Media Relations & Creating Mass Awareness, Public Affairs – Government, Trade Associations & Interest Groups, Internal Communications & Corporate Philanthropy