Dave Rohrl has been making games with broad mass-market appeal for nearly 30 years. As an early mover in web, download, and social games, at companies like Pogo, PopCap, Zynga, and Playdom, Dave has long been fascinated by emerging platforms and player demographics. His latest company, Visible Entertainment, has focused on games for video chat platforms, and is now in the early stages of reinventing a popular casual mobile genre. Dave is a regular speaker at GDC and other conferences and an incredibly sporadic blogger. Dave lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his partner, 2 dogs, and 600 board games.