Karah's skill set is equal parts Communications and IP/product development. As Chief Publishing Officer at video game publisher PikPok, she draws from her 8 years in the games industry to oversee our publishing activities including marketing, user acquisition, ad monetization, licensing, PR, CS, and community management. Karah is also an Author, with a two-book deal from Knopf/Penguin Random House.
It flicked the switch for itself and the industry in New Zealand about a decade ago when it joined the movement towards games on mobile devices and started creating its own content and taking control of its own intellectual property. In 2009, we jumped on the mobile games train very early. There was a huge opportunity in self-publishing games as an independent publisher.22 November 2021