Greg Zeschuk

Greg Zeschuk

CM
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Zeschuk in 2007
Born
Gregory Zeschuk

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Known for BioWare
Awards Lifetime Achievement Award (Game Developers Choice Awards, 2013)
Member of the Order of Canada, 2018[1]

Gregory Zeschuk CM is a former VP at Electronic Arts and General Manager at BioWare Austin. He co-founded BioWare in 1995 with Ray Muzyka and Augustine Yip, after all three earned their medical degrees from the University of Alberta.[2] Zeschuk announced his retirement from BioWare on September 18, 2012.[3] He is currently involved in a number of projects related to the craft-beer industry, including the production of a web-based interview show known as "The Beer Diaries."[4] Greg is also the chairman of the board of the smart playground technology startup, Biba Ventures based in Vancouver, BC.

BioWare projects credited with platforms and dates

Awards and recognition

At the Game Developers Choice Awards, on March 27, 2013, Zeschuk received the Lifetime Achievement Award.[1]

On December 27, 2018, Zeschuk was appointed to the Order of Canada[9]

References

  1. ^ a b Makuch, Eddie (11 February 2013). "BioWare founders getting Lifetime Achievement Award". Gamespot. Archived from the original on 11 April 2013. Retrieved 12 February 2013.
  2. ^ Ewalt, David (2011-06-27). "Obsessed With Imagination: BioWare's Co-Founders On Storytelling And The Future Of Mass Effect". Forbes. Retrieved 2015-03-12.
  3. ^ Greg Zeschuk (2012-09-18). "FROM GREG ZESCHUK". BioWare. Retrieved 2015-03-04.
  4. ^ "RAY MUZYKA & GREG ZESCHUK RETIRE". BioWare. Retrieved 2013-09-06.
  5. ^ "Sega Announces BioWare Will Create Sonic Role Playing Game For Nintendo DS". 2007-06-21. Archived from the original on 2010-11-27. Retrieved 2016-09-13.
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  9. ^ "Governor General announces 103 new appointments to the Order of Canada".

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