Pandemic Studios where a video game company from 1998 - 2009. Pandemic where an Australian American video game company based in Santa Monica, California. The company president was Josh Resnick and it's ceo Andrew Goldman.
In 2000 the game company was in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. Producing some early games before moving to Santa Monica.
They still had a company in Brisbane before it getting shut down in 2009. EA cut 1,500 people and shuting Pandemic down in 2009.
Many of the workers went to 343 industries and many other companies.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandemic_Studios (info + image)