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Peek into the Gaming Industry
12/15/2015 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
“If you’re working on FarmVille, your should feel like you’re on a farm.” – Mark Pincus, CEO at Zynga
Explore the inspiring, quirky and fun global headquarters of the game-designing company Zynga, who brought us Farmville and Words With Friends. Take the chance to learn more about the gaming industry & meet a Zynga software architect!
Photo credits: Jason Madara
Zynga is a leading developer of the world’s most popular social games with a mission to “connect the world through games”. From writing code to supporting gamers, the heart of everything that is done at Zynga can be found at their global headquarters in San Francisco. Since 2007, more than one billion people have played their games.
“Life at Zynga is about more than making games – it’s about positively impacting people’s lives by creating innovative, next-generation entertainment experiences.” – Jonas Norberg, Zynga
Jonas is a Software Architect at Zynga and a veteran of the gaming industry of 14 years. He started his career in Sweden, but has been working in US since 2005. Prior to joining Zynga, Jonas worked at Lucasarts on Star Wars games. In 2011 he co-founded a startup that later got acquired by Zynga.