A leader in NOA's legal team for 11 years, Rick Flamm assumes the new role of senior vice president, legal and general counsel. Flip Morse will lead real estate and facilities in addition to his current responsibilities in human resources. After 19 years with Nintendo, Bruce Meyer was promoted from director to vice president, real estate and facilities. His new responsibilities include corporate risk management and safety. Finally, Howard Cheng who became the first employee of Nintendo Technology Development (NTD) in 1996, will now serve as its vice president of research and development, adding development of technologies for platform product to his current role.