Article courtesy of Lidia Rumley of Light Switch PR. https://www.gamesjobsdirect.com/browse-jobs/dovetail-games for Dovetail Games #gamesjobs
Mid December revealed the exciting news that Dovetail Games had attracted two highly regarded, industry heavyweights to join their ranks; let's take a look at the announcement from Light Switch PR December 19th 2016:
DOVETAIL GAMES BOLSTERS MANAGEMENT TEAM WITH TWO NEW APPOINTMENTS
Industry veterans join to lead flight franchises and Dovetail Live
Dovetail Games, the multi award-winning developer and publisher of a range of simulation games announced today that it will further reinforce its management team with two new senior appointments.
Lizzie Wilding will take up the post of Vice President of Publishing. With an 18-year career in the videogames industry, Lizzie has extensive product publishing and live service experience on PC, console and mobile gained during her time with industry heavyweights including Electronic Arts, NaturalMotion and Jagex. She has expertise in all aspects of product marketing, digital publishing and is a champion of developing and growing online gaming communities.
“I’m thrilled to be joining Dovetail Games. There is such strong investment in the excellent products Dovetail already offers and I’m really looking forward to spearheading the development of Dovetail Live with its exciting content technology. I’m confident that Dovetail Live is going to become a revolutionary new destination for the simulation communities.”
Simon Bull has been appointed as Flight Business Director, and will oversee the publishing activities on all flight franchises for the company. He previously spent ten years in marketing and third party partnership roles with Electronic Arts, in a variety of global subsidiaries and working with high profile brands including Battlefield, Lord of the Rings, Crysis, Rock Band and Portal. Simon subsequently moved to Trion Worlds for a period and most recently he worked as an independent brand strategy consultant for NCSOFT.
“This is an exciting time to be joining Dovetail Games and I’m looking forward to working with the team to help grow the flight simulation business,” said Simon. “We want flight sim enthusiasts to consider Dovetail Games’ flight products as the number one destination when it comes to investing in and enjoying their hobby.”
Jon Rissik, Chief Operating Office at Dovetail Games added, "It gives me great pleasure to welcome both Lizzie and Simon as key hires to the Dovetail team. I've known them both for many years and have always appreciated the intelligent insight and commitment they bring to projects. These are exciting times for the business and with Lizzie and Simon on board the future looks brighter still.”
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About Dovetail Games
Dovetail Games was launched in 2013. Previously trading as RailSimulator.com Ltd, the business launched in 2009 initially producing and marketing PC game Train Simulator. Today Dovetail Games is responsible for train, flight and fishing simulation games and is developing for PC and leading consoles. http://www.dovetailgames.com.