Sean Shoptaw

Sean Shoptaw

Senior Vice President
Games and Interactive Experiences
The Walt Disney Company



Sean Shoptaw is Senior Vice President, Games and Interactive Experiences at The Walt Disney Company. He and his team work with developers and publishers across the world to bring the characters, worlds and stories of The Walt Disney Company to life in games. Prior to joining Disney in 2011, Sean held senior executive roles in a variety of digital media companies, including Yahoo!. 

Reimagining What’s Possible to Inspire New Stories in Games
Sean Shoptaw is leading the evolution of Disney’s games business, focused on working with best-in-class developers and publishers. In this presentation, Shoptaw will share his perspective on the industry trends which are changing the gaming landscape. He will discuss the importance of challenging assumptions and reimagining creative boundaries to inspire the next generation of original interactive storytelling.