SNK Playmore USA president resigns; former president to step up
SNK Playmore USA issued a press release announcing the resignation of president Ohata, and the appointment of Koichi Toyama as new president, who previously served as president in the 2000s. According to the Professor over at the MM Cafe, this affects not only the American division, but also the Japan headquarters because Toyama takes charge of the whole company, not just the USA office.
SNK Playmore USA appoints new President
To Whom It May Concern,
I am pleased to inform you that as of today SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION USA’s Board of Directors has officially appointed me, Koichi Toyama, as the new Company President of SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION in light of the resignation of Masao Ohata.
Just as my predecessor Mr. Ohata, I would like to emphasize that I will focus on continuing strong business development in order to surpass all expectations. I promise to do my best with vigorous dedication for the company and our Video Games business.
Thank you very much for your continued support of SNK PLAYMORE USA CORP.