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Andrew Dayton a Technical Director Pixar Animation Studio talks to GameGareers.BIZ

Andrew graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 1998. He started working in the industry in commercials as a freelance artist. Later Andrew, worked on feature film intro, music videos, commercials, architectural visualization, medical animation, print. Then he was hired by Black Logic in New York City as a Technical [...]

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Fiona Sperry and Andrew Tilling to keynote European Women in Games Conference in September

Women In Games Jobs is delighted to announce Fiona Sperry, Studio Director and VP, EA Criterion Games and Professional Career Coach, Andrew Tilling of Preseli Partnerships are to keynote the European Women in Games Conference taking place on September 22nd at the NH Harrington Hall Hotel, Gloucester Road, London.

David Smith, founder of Women in Games [...]

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Join 250000 gamers and industry professionals at Gamescom in Cologne 17-21 August

Gamescom in will be held in Cologne, Germany for the 3rd year running. Last year had 250000 visitors and over 500 exhibitors. Join David Smith and Adrian Garrick from Game Careers .BIZ at this great show. See the exciting trailer that follows.

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Over 45000 watch Game Careers videos on YouTube, 20 more filmed at Develop 2011

Over 45000 have watched Interactive Selection’s Game Careers and Women in Games Jobs videos on YouTube. You can check the full 100 uploaded videos yourself at http://www.youtube.com/user/interactiveselection Over 20 more interviews were filmed at Develop 2011 and will be launched on Game Careers and Women in Games Jobs in the next month or so. The [...]

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Women in Games Conference 2011 is announced for September 22nd in London, UK

Women In Games Jobs (WIGJ) announces this year’s women in games conference will take place on September 22nd 2011 in London. This first ever pan European conference for women is being supported and championed by an impressive Advisory Board.

Board members in alphabetical order include:

Ali Bergstrom-Allen, Production Lead, Sony Computer Entertainment;

Barbara Bernad, Lead Animator, Maverick Media;

Alison [...]

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Edge Magazine Issue 220 Get Into Games 2010: David Smith, Interactive Selection

Mentoring prospective students and employees has become something of a free-for-all over recent years, what with publishers, developers and even governments using the latest online channels, among other things, to pick the fruit straight from the tree. Not that it bothers the learned industry recruiter, whose role can extend far beyond the knowledge and self-interest [...]

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Charles Cecil, MD of Revolution talks of Doctor Who game and gives advice on jobs

The BBC has gone direct to the games industry and plans to go direct to consumers for its first Doctor Who game. Charles Cecil has been signed up to make Doctor Who: The Adventure Games. The episodic, PC/Mac games are billed as an extra four episodes for the new 13-show series five run which began [...]

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Ed Fries Microsoft Xbox founder advises job seekers to “Build Something” with Game Careers

Ed Fries, a founder of the Microsoft Xbox console met with David Smith of Game Careers and Interactive Selection at the Montreal Interernational Games Summit ( MIGS) in Montreal in November 2010. His advice for job seekers looking to apply for a job in the games industry is: “I think the best way to get [...]

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Happy Christmas from Game Careers and Interactive Selection

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from David Smith, Adrian Garrick, Howard Dee, Antonia Cullum, Lylia Seddiki and Thersa Outman at Game Careers and Interactive Selection. The office reopens on Wednesday 29th December.

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Ben Board Microsoft Xbox Developer Account Manager gives jobs advice to Game Careers .BIZ

Ben Board is half of Xbox’s European Developer Account Management team – dev relations, in other words, roaming the continent with a laptop full of facts to share with Xbox and Games for Windows LIVE developers keen to understand the latest platform initiatives, technical details, best practices and policies. Since joining this amazing industry in [...]

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