Mark Baxter has been a successful entrepreneur and designer for over 20 years; his award-winning products have reached more than 30 million customers. He was co-founder and VP of Product and Creative for Fit Brains/Vivity Labs, which was acquired by Rosetta Stone. Mark was also the president & founder of Gnosis Games, a casual games studio with multiple #1 titles that was acquired by Threewave Software, a developer of multiplayer triple-A action games for PC & console. He has a background in psychology, graphic design, and game and product design. He was an instructor at the Art Institute, teaching various courses in game design and production for over ten years. He is an active mentor and speaker in the industry, speaking and moderating panels at dozens of international events including Game Developers Conference, Casual Games Conference, and GamesBeat/VentureBeat Conference.