Adam Creighton

Studio GM & Director of Development, Panic Button

Adam Creighton is a game studio owner and passionate creative professional, with diverse work in video games, film & on-stage performance, and consumer goods development.
As the Studio GM & Co-Owner for Austin independent studio Panic Button, Adam is responsible for Product Management, Business Development, and Strategic Partnerships, is actively involved in work that advances the state of transmedia storytelling and business models in the industry, and works very hard to keep and grow quality talent and quality working environments in Austin, TX.
Prior to Panic Button, Adam was a producer for Disney Interactive Studios, Technical Product Manager for Emergent Game Technologies (Gamebryo game engine), and Worldwide Enterprise Technical Director for Visa, the world’s largest payments company.
In addition to making games and transmedia properties, Adam is a professional voice and on-camera actor, appearing in such television shows as the NBC drama “Friday Night Lights” and films like multi-award-winning independent film “Bunny & Clydo.”

My Sessions

My Soft Skills will Cut You

Room 14

Want to be a better game developer? In this talk, we’ll explore what it means to unlock your soft skills potential and make the squishy and touchy feely concrete (and maybe a bit scary). Attendees will walk away with a better understanding of how skills outside of their job roles contribute to better game development, […]

Production Track