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Daniel Cermak in 2014
SSI, Mindscape (1989 - 2000; 2002 - 2003)
Daniel "Dan" Cermak is a video game programmer and producer. He was the vice-president of SSI and Mindscape from 1989 to 2000, executive producer on Command & Conquer: Renegade at Westwood Studios from 2000 to July 2003, and briefly returning vice-president of sport and strategy games at SSI and Mindscape in 2002 and 2003. From 2003, he was employed at Volition Inc. (later known as Deep Silver Volition) as vice president, and in 2011 he became the studio's general manager. He was among the 50 employees who were fired from the company on 27 September 2017 due to the unsatisfactory commercial performance of Agents of Mayhem.