Double Eleven shortlisted for three business awards

Double Eleven has been shortlisted in three categories for the upcoming North East Business Awards.  The awards include a Small Business Award, Newcomer of the Year Award and Science & Technology Award.

“We are very proud of how far our business has developed in what is a relatively short space of time. More so, having this acknowledged by making three separate shortlists is a testament to the passion and energy we put into all areas of our business,” said Lee Hutchinson, CEO of Double Eleven.

The North East (England) Business Awards, currently in their 13 th year are regarded as a benchmark of judging business performance. Companies from all sectors are eligible to compete.

Mark South, COO said “Alongside our highly talented teams sits an experienced and forward thinking group of managers. We know where we want to be, and constantly define what is needed to get there in light of what I believe will be a defining year for the industry. Just being shortlisted amongst businesses from all sectors is a massive mile marker for the distance we have travelled so far on this journey.”

The shortlist for each category consists of 3 companies or organisations. The winner of which will be crowned at the Teesside Business Awards on Thursday, 8 March 2012. Winners from the Teesside Awards, will go onto the regional finals.

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About Double Eleven Ltd

Founded by former lead Rockstar Leeds games engineers, Double Eleven is a white-hot technology led games development studio comprising of some of the most talented and forwarding thinking people in the industry. The company has a rich history of award winning, technically stunning titles behind the collective group.

Double Eleven specialises in the production of technology led game developments that push the boundaries of the destined physical device. This is realised through our team of of highly technical individuals with experience gathered from around the world working on complex multi-million pound projects. The applied experience of the team when focused to a particular technical challenge allows for highly risky, highly innovative projects to succeed.

The near 40 studio, has it’s head office in the landmark Boho technology park in Middlesbrough, and maintains a satellite office in Wakefield. More information about Double Eleven can be found at www.double11.co.uk  


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