Name: Jack Tretton
Born: 1961 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
- President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment of America (SCEA), subsidiary of Sony Corporation.
- Member of the team that founded PlayStation in 1995.
- Former vice president of sales at Activision (1986 to 1991).
- Past general manager of JVC Musical Industries' game division (1991 to 1995).
Honors and awards
- Awarded Sega's CD Game of the Year Award two years in a row while at JVC.
"Our view of the 'Game Boy experience' is that it's a great babysitting tool, something young kids do on airplanes, but no self-respecting twenty-something is going to be sitting on an airplane with one of those. He's too old for that."