Brian Kahrs has been hired by SGN to be the company’s new vice president of product. Kahrs previously led production teams for Zynga’s Farmville Express and Treasure Isle.

“Providing a high-quality gaming experience is central to our cross-platform user-acquisition and monetization strategies,” said SGN Head of Game Development and Operations Joshua Yguado. “As a veteran developer for both the social and mobile platforms, as well as a seasoned team manager, Brian will play a critical role ensuring our games continue to exceed the expectations of an increasingly critical audience.”