Orange County, Calif. - May 3, 2010 -- Solutions 2 GO, LLC ( www.solutions2go.com), a distributor of video games in the United States, announced today that Jeffrey Manatrey has joined the company as a Vice President of National Accounts. Founded by Nima Taghavi (founder of SVG Distribution and Crave Entertainment) in partnership with Solutions 2 GO Inc. (Canada), the company offers full distribution services for video game console and handheld systems, games, accessories, and related products for the Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft gaming platforms with a key focus on value-priced video games for next generation platforms. Solutions 2 GO, LLC is headquartered in Orange County, California. Manatrey joins as Vice President of National Accounts and will manage the company's relationship with several key customers.
"We are delighted to have Jeff join our team. His experience is invaluable, and his credibility and integrity are unquestionable," said Michael Maas, President and CEO of Solutions 2 GO, LLC. "Jeff is a perfect fit for us, and he will help us tremendously in accomplishing our goals in a manner consistent with our principles."
Manatrey has more than 20 years of experience in the video game industry. Prior to joining Solutions 2 GO, Manatrey had spent his entire career at Ingram Entertainment, the largest Entertainment distributor in the United States. Since 2000 Manatrey has held the post of Director of Sales at Ingram where he oversaw the Interactive sales group, transforming an underperforming sales department and orchestrated the change in sales direction from focusing on rental operations to retail sell through, utilizing specialty stores and mass merchants. Manatrey earned recognition for outstanding sales achievements 14 times during his tenure at Ingram Entertainment. Prior to his role as director Manatrey served as regional manager where he spearheaded the company's entry into the custom packaging business and prior to that he held roles as National Key Account Manager and Inside Sales Associate.
"I am delighted to be joining the talent-packed team at Solutions 2 GO and accelerating the reach of their North American business," said Manatrey.
Solutions 2 GO, LLC specializes in direct-to-store shipments of retail-ready products and displays, merchandise assortment planning, unique retail promotions and product bundling, exclusive products, in-store merchandising and display support, retail channel marketing, vendor managed inventory programs with life-cycle product management, and consumer direct fulfillment services. The company has a fully operational warehouse with pick, pack, and ship capabilities, as well as an array of additional value added services.
About Solutions 2 GO, LLC. (USA)
Based in Orange County, California, Solutions 2 GO, LLC (USA) is a value-added sales, marketing, and logistics company of video game entertainment products for the Sony PSP® system, Sony PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Nintendo WiiT, Nintendo DST, and the Microsoft Xbox 360T video game and entertainment system.
About Solutions 2 GO, Inc. (Canada)
Based in Mississauga, Ontario, Solutions 2 GO Inc. was established in June, 2004 to offer video game manufacturers alternative Canadian distribution solutions based on their Canadian sales goals. S2G is Canada's largest full line video game distributor of video game entertainment products for the Sony PSP® system, Sony PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Nintendo WiiT, Nintendo DST, and the Microsoft Xbox 360T video game and entertainment system. Solutions 2 GO, Inc.
(Canada) is a company known for its' "Excellence in Service and Sales Achievement" and in 4 brief years has been ranked #2 in Canada's Top Woman Entrepreneurs and #16 in Canada's Emerging Growth Companies -Profit Magazine's September 2007 and October 2007-2008 editions.