Social Music Game Startup opens its doors in Berlin

The company was founded in January 2011 by three game developers. Right now Newtracks is working together with renowned partners from the music industry on their first title: An innovative Social Music Game for Facebook. The title will be announced in the upcoming weeks. You can sign up for the newsletter here: www.newtracks.biz

Daniel Bock, Head of Products at Newtracks, explains:“The music industry is still facing great challenges but music fans are– also thanks to social networks– more active than ever. At Newtracks we make products for this target audience and offer at the same time artists and labels a new revenue channel.”

Norbert Haacks, Head of Game Design, adds:“Famous artists play a big role in our games still the players and the game experience are the focus. We are looking forward to announce featured stars and bands soon!”

Founders

Roman Frank, CEO

Roman studied Information and Communication Solutions in Eisenstadt/Austria. He wrote his thesis about“Adapted dynamic in-game advertising - ADIGA”. As CEO he supervises the team building as well as the product coordination and the strategic positioning of Newtracks.

Daniel Bock, Head of Products

Daniel worked 6 years in the music business as a band manager, tour manager and booker, before he went into games industry. Until last he worked as a product manager for Crowdpark– the social betting game on Facebook. At Newtracks he is responsible for the product strategy and the monetization of the products.

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Norbert Haacks, Head of Game Design

Norbert studied computer science in Paderborn/Germany before he went to the Games Academy Berlin to get his qualification in Game Design. Last he worked for a social game company in berlin as a game designer. At Newtracks he is responsible for the Game Design of the products.

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Hendrik Lesser, Co-Founder

Hendrik worked more than 13 years in the game industry. Among others he worked for Take 2 Interactive ( Grand Theft Auto – Series) as a development manager. Since 2005 he is CEO of RCP– Remote Control Productions, the most prestigious production house in Germany. At Newtracks he brings in his senior know-how as the second managing director.

For further information:

Newtracks

Rungestrasse 22-14

10179 Berlin, Germany

info@newtracks.biz

Website:  www.newtracks.biz

Blog:  http://blog.newtracks.biz

Twitter:  http://twitter/Nwtrcks

Press contact: Daniel Bock -  daniel.bock@newtracks.biz - +49 (0) 171 205 455 8

  


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