TAGS: Topps Company, Topps, Deniz Gezgin, Vending, confectionery, sports cards, entertainment products
NEW YORK CITY -- Topps Co. Inc., a manufacturer of confectionery, sports cards and entertainment products, has promoted Deniz Gezgin to vice-president and general manager of digital. Gezgin will lead Topps' digital apps division, focusing on growing the company's footprint in the mobile space.
"Deniz has advanced Topps Digital's product strategy by applying years of industry knowledge and valuable user base experience," said Topps chief executive Michael Brandstaedter. "We're committed to shaping the digital apps category through quality, creativity and innovation with Deniz at the helm."
Prior to the promotion, Gezgin served as director of user acquisition and marketing in Topps' digital division. Before joining Topps, he was studio lead at FunPlus, where he built and expanded the San Francisco studio and oversaw product development, performance marketing and business intelligence.