Second Life News: Linden Lab Appoints Tom Hale as Chief Product Officer

October 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

Former Adobe Systems and Macromedia Executive to Join Senior Leadership Team of Linden Lab SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Linden Lab®, creator of the virtual world Second Life®, today announced the appointment of Tom Hale as Chief Product Officer. Hale brings over 15 years of experience in product development, marketing and management, having most recently served as Senior […]

Best Virtual Worlds for Business, Second Life Not Recommended

June 25th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Business, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

By Avarie Parker, Editor SLENTRE.COM Last week Nick Wilson from Clever Zebra, a firm that advises companies on emerging 3D technology, discussed “the major players” in the virtual world arena to a Second Life audience.

MetaLIFE: A Social Networking Platform for Second Life

April 30th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

By Sigmund Leominster Robbie Kiama wants your Second Life to be a sharing, caring experience. But he’s not a New Age guru promoting the “wholeness of Being” and some vague “Oneness with the Metaverse.”  He’s a savvy entrepreneur with a simple idea. When he first contacted me at the end of February 2008, he offered […]

Second Life News: Mark Kingdon is new Linden Lab® Chief Executive Officer

April 23rd, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Sigmund Leominster On Tuesday 22nd April, 2008, Linden Lab chairman, Philip Rosedale, announced that beginning May 15th, Mark Kingdon will be acting CEO of the company. According to Rosedale, “He is a person with the rare and unusual combination of business leadership, creativity, and passion for Second Life® that we were looking for.” Kingdon […]