Founded in 2013

Puzzle Break is America's first & best escape room company

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Since our humble beginnings with that first room in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, Puzzle Break has:

Produced world-famous escape rooms at Puzzle Break locations across the United States as an industry leader

Partnered with Royal Caribbean Group to install Puzzle Break experiences across the fleet

Provided custom experiential design solutions for clients across the globe

Received multiple awards, including TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence each and every year

Served millions of participants across thousands of corporate clients and consumer audiences

Started a revolution

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Nate Martin - CEO

Martin is a frequent lecturer on the topics of escape rooms, team building, the future of work, interactive entertainment, design, gamification, and entrepreneurship. He maintains a blog where he discusses those subjects and more. His interviews have appeared in the New York Times, Entrepreneur Magazine, Fast Company, Forbes, MarketWatch, and countless other outlets. He is a Business Journal 40-Under-40 honoree. He was profiled by MSNBC’s Your Business where he was first dubbed the “Founding Father of Escape Rooms.”

A graduate of the DigiPen Institute of Technology and former professional poker player, he was a senior executive at Microsoft and Electronic Arts prior to Puzzle Break. He has shipped software used by billions of users as well as some of the most beloved video games of a generation.

@GuyFromTomorrow on Twitter.

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