Marc Merrill is a President and Chief Marketing Officer as well as co-founder and Co-Chairman at Riot Games, Inc. He was a corporate marketing executive in the exciting world of Business-to-Business media at Advanstar Communications with leadership, marketing, and elite gaming skills including Schedule Mastery +9. In addition, he is also a co-creator of the popular online battle arena game League of Legends.
Marc Merrill was born under the birth sign Leo on August 17, 1980, in California, the United States of America.
Talking about Marc Merrill’s educational background, he has completed his education from the University of Southern California, where he met his friend, Brandon and they started video games like StarCraft and EverQuest. Since his childhood days, Merrill was interested in gaming.
The 38 years’ Marc Merrill is a married man. He has shared the marital vows with his longtime girlfriend-turned-wife, Ashley Merrill. However, the detail of their wedding day in love life is unknown.
The couple together is the parents of two kids: a boy and a girl. The happy family of four is living a blissful conjugal and familial relationship. There are no rumors of a couple separation and divorce till the date.
As we all know that, Marc Merrill is a famous game developer so his major source of income is from the ‘Riot Games’. At a very early age, he has been able to make himself one of the billionaires. As of 2019, Marc Merrill’s net worth is reported to be around $2.3 billion.
In 2011, he has bought 6500 sq-foot house in Santa Monica which worth was around $4.445 million. He bought also $8 million mansions in the same place. Later on, he has also bought $9 million houses which he sold for $11.7 million.
The game developer has bought an ocean view mansion in Malibu which worth is around $13 million in June 2018.
Soon after the completion of his graduation, Marc Merrill worked as an analyst at U.S. Bank in 1998. Later on, he changes his job and started working in an event and marketing services. Merrill served as a corporate marketing executive of Advanstar Communications and a finance assistant at US Bancorp and later created a company with his good friend Brandon.
He created a famous American company, known as the Esports tournament organizer and one of the successful video game developer company, and named it Riot Games Incorporated. The company was founded in the year 2006 by Marc and Brandon Beck.
The most famous outcome of the company is the “League of Legends” which is a famous video game. Their company was listed on the list of top 25 tech companies in 2013.