Chris Thorne is Global Head & Senior Director of Social Marketing and Media at Electronic Arts. He has been at EA since 2010 and oversees social, digital, and video strategy, social marketing, social products and platforms, social media buying, and social analytics. Previously, he was GM of Social Gaming at FanIQ, the largest independent sports online site from 2008 to 2010. He was also President of CSMG Media & EVP of Business Development at CSMG Sports & Media, a sports athlete management company, from 2006 to 2008. He holds a JD from Northwestern Law School and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, as well as a BA from University of Rochester.