Cryptozoic Entertainment Hires Mike Lauter As Vice President of Global Sales

By Sara Miguel


Leading game company adds seasoned veteran to head up sales organization 

Lake Forest, CA - March 31, 2015 – Today, Cryptozoic Entertainment ( is pleased to announce the hire of Mike Lauter as Vice President of Global Sales. Lauter will be responsible for managing the sales organization as well as continuing to drive the company’s growth.  

Lauter previously held the position of Director of Sales at McFarlane Toys. Lauter is an experienced sales executive with over 15 years in senior management and 29 years in the toy industry. His vast knowledge in the collectible toys, entertainment and gaming industries has made him a sought after sales expert.

“I am thrilled that Mike will be joining our team,” said Co-Founder and CEO, John Sepenuk. “He shares our same vision of taking Cryptozoic to the next level. He has shown himself to be a strong leader during his career and has a proven track record.”

“I’m looking forward to the opportunity of working with the Cryptozoic sales team and building new programs, new trade channel development, processes and tools to increase sales and future growth,” says Lauter.

About Cryptozoic
Founded in 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment, Inc. is a premier developer and publisher of original and licensed board games, card games, comics and trading cards, including the DC Comics™ Deck-Building Game, The Walking Dead™ Board Game, The Big Bang Theory: The Party Game and Ghostbusters™:The Board Game, the 8th most funded tabletop game in Kickstarter history. Following a philosophy and core principle of "Fans First," the dedicated gamers and fans of the Cryptozoic Entertainment team are focused on producing fun and amazing products along with epic events that bring all gaming fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit for more information about product releases, events and news. 

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Sara Miguel is Cryptozoic Entertainment's Marketing Coordinator since September 2014. She has long been a fan of pop culture and gaming and looks forward to integrating her passion with her job. In her off time, she enjoys going to theme parks, gaming and catching up on the latest TV shows.