London, UK– 14 th December 2010– TeePee Games, the new games discovery platform for mobile, social and online flash games, is pleased to announce that Lauren Omond has been recruited as Project Manager. In her new role, Lauren will oversee the development of the TeePee Games portal and will be responsible for liasing with the game developers and publishers involved to ensure the platform is ready for a smooth launch in Q1 2011. Following the launch, Lauren will play a key role in managing the TeePee Games portal and its ongoing operation.
Lauren joins from mobile media company Player X, where she worked for over three and a half years. During Lauren’s tenure with Player X, she took-up the role of UK marketing manager and more recently as account manager, taking responsibility for the project management and ongoing performance of the O2 and Orange mobile games portals. Lauren boasts experience as a PR and marketing assistant at games publisher I-play, where she was responsible for overseeing consumer PR, events and games marketing.
Tony Pearce, CEO and co-founder of TeePee Games comments, “ As a former of colleague, I’ve had the pleasure of working with Lauren previously. I’m thrilled to have her on board as I know from personal experience that her abilities are a perfect fit for the role of project manager.” He goes on to add,“Lauren joins the company at an exciting stage as TeePee Games’ launch is only a couple months away.”
Lauren Omond, Project Manager at TeePee Games says,“I’m really excited to be a part of the team at TeePee Games, it’s a really innovative discovery platform with the potential to become the Facebook for games.” She adds,“As project manager I’ll have a unique opportunity to work with some of the best developers and publishers of mobile, social and web games, so when the position came up I jumped at the chance to join”.
Lauren Omond’s appointment as project manager follows the recent recruitment of Darren Newnham as head of content. Game developers and publishers interested in featuring on the TeePee Games discovery platform are invited to sign up online at www.teepeegames.com.
For more information please contact:
Tony Pearce, CEO
Tel: +44 (0)7775 500847
Darren Newnham, Head of Content
Tel: +44 (0)7919 891451
Quoc Truong, Peppermint P
Tel: +44 (0)207 240 2645
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Notes to Editors
About TeePee Games
TeePee Games is a game player’s discovery platform for smartphone, social and Flash games located at www.teepeegames.com. The service allows casual game players access to the games best suited to their profile, cutting through the noise of app stores and top-ten lists. TeePee Games combines a huge array of social features provided by established services Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and contains them in one place online. The company was founded in 2010 and is funded by private equity.
TeePee Games is headquartered in London, United Kingdom and the company website is located at: www.teepeegames.com
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