Cornell’s Greatest Legacy? Nintendo Memes

I try to take advantage of my Ivy League education and go to as many of these events as I can, but reader, I have never seen a crowd as pumped as the one I saw Monday night. Not for a comedian, not for a rock star, but for a businessman: former Nintendo of America president and COO Reggie Fils-Aimé ’83.

Reggie Fils-Aimé '83, current Dyson School Leader in Residence, speaking about leadership in Call Auditorium on Monday, Oct 21 2019.

A Gamer’s Mind: How Former Nintendo President Reggie Fils-Aimé ’83 Sees Success

On Monday, Cornell welcomed the former president and chief operating officer of Nintendo of America, Reggie Fils-Aimé ’83, to speak about key leadership skills applicable on campus and in the workplace. The event was held in the David L. Call Alumni Auditorium in Kennedy Hall and attracted a full crowd of students and faculty.


Former Chief of Nintendo America to Teach at Cornell

From the adventures of Link in the Legend of Zelda to the twists and turns of Mario Kart, Reginald “Reggie” Ails-Aimé ’83, former president and CEO of Nintendo America, has been a part of bringing dreams to life for Nintendo users across the world for years.