Frankfurt, June 15th, 2011– As of now Lawrence Liberty joins keen games in Frankfurt, Germany as Executive Producer. As a member of the management team Liberty will be involved in strategic decisions that will shape the future of keen games. In addition to working on strategic corporate planning, Liberty, will focus on internationalizing keen games and their IP, as well as, lead the production of the sequel of one of Germany’s most successful IPs.
With a track record of over 20 years in the videogame industry, Liberty has worked for some of the most influential developers and publishers in the US including Sony Computer Entertainment, Activision, Atari and Sony Online. His global games experience is the ideal match for his new position at keen games to collaborate with the management team to bring keen games to a new level internationally and creatively. One of his most recent projects was Fallout: New Vegas for Bethesda Softworks– where he was the Lead Producer at developer Obisidian Entertainment.
“Lawrence is a substantial addition to our management team. He will play a key role in our strategy to establish a sustained position of keen games in the international market. His understanding of the industry and decades of experience will be of great advantage for us” says Pete Walentin, Development Director, keen games.
"I'm thrilled to be joining keen games in Frankfurt", says Lawrence Liberty. "They have a great team in a wonderful city, with world-class console technology and next-generation browser game experience. They're uniquely positioned to ride the next wave of growth in the gaming industry. To top it off, globalizing the sequel to one of Germany’s most popular IPs will be an exciting challenge and great opportunity."
keen games is looking for more highly motivated talents to join its international development team in Frankfurt. Job vacancies include Creative Director, Senior Gameplay Programmer,
Lead Character Animator and more.
Further information on the company and vacant job positions at www.keengames.com
About keen games
keen games is one of the leading independent video game developers in Germany. The Frankfurt based company is run by veterans of game development having successfully developed games for over 18 years. With keen games proprietary Multi-Platform Engine&Tools the company has developed games for nearly all past and all current generation consoles and platforms. The award winning games created by keen games stand out for their high accessibility and their deep game play.
|Pete Walentin||Benedikt Schepp|
|keen games GmbH&Co. KG||markenzeichen GmbH|
|Dreieichstrasse 59||Hanauer Landstrasse 196a|
|60594 Frankfurt, Germany||60314 Frankfurt, Germany|
|Phone: + 49 (0)69– 661 61 345||Phone: + 49 (0)69– 71 04 880– 14|
|Fax: + 49 (0)69– 661 26 648||Fax: + 49 (0)69– 71 04 880– 79|