Industry veteran Greg Burns passes away - ToyNews

Industry veteran Greg Burns passes away

Burns worked for many toy and game companies during his 30 years in the industry, including Tactic Games, University Games and Hasbro.
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Greg Burns passed away in the West Middlesex Hospital on Saturday, April 2nd, aged 59 after battling a respiratory condition for some time.

Greg worked for many toy and game companies during his 30 years in the toy industry, including Tactic Games, Cheatwell Games, Upstarts, Wizards of the Coast, Hasbro and others.

He was well known, a loyal employee and had many friends in the industry. He will be fondly remembered.

His funeral will be held on Friday, April 22nd.



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