Reggie Phils-Am remains busy in his life after Nintendo. After announcing his retirement from Nintendo in February 2019, Fils-Aime joined GameStop’s board of directors in March 2020. He then launched an excellent podcast in May. That same month, Fils-Aime joined the board of directors of toy and game company Spin Master, now he has another job: Fils-Aime joined the board of directors of the Brunswick boat company, which makes the famous Sea Ray boat and Mercury engines. Marine.
“As a highly respected and experienced CEO, Reggie’s experience in consumer and digital technology initiatives will make it a valuable addition to our strong and experienced board of directors. We look forward to benefiting from Reggie̵
In a statement, Brunswick noted that throughout his career, Fils-Aime has “revived brands and reshaped various industries,” which is a good sign why they hired him. Fils-Aime has been with Nintendo for 15 years, having previously held executive and executive positions at VH1, Pizza Hut and Procter & Gamble.
A statement from the Brunswick government announcing the hiring of Fils-Aime noted that it had not yet been determined which committee Fils-Aime would serve on the board of directors. It also states that the remuneration of Fils-Aime will be “in accordance with what is provided to all non-staff Brunwick directors”.
As for what Nintendo is doing to date, the company is celebrating Mario’s 35th birthday and is preparing for the launch of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity very soon for the Nintendo Switch. Rumors of an improved version of the Switch will be released in early 2021.