Hamburg, March 25 th , 2013: Frank Sliwka, Executive Chairman of GDC Europe, is the founder and investor of International Business Media Pte. Ltd. (IB Media), a consulting company and publisher for print and online media, registered in Singapore. Besides operating in classic publishing activities, IB Media also consults European Games Companies on entering into Asia-Pacific markets and vice versa, consults Asian companies to expand into Europe. IB Media is a joint venture between established Asian partners and Frank Sliwka who manages the company as CEO. Frank Sliwka continues to serve as Executive Chairman of GDC Europe and as consultant of Koelnmesse for the gamescom exhibition.
As former VP and Event Director, Frank currently serves as Executive Chairman of GDC Europe – one of the most important international conferences for games developers – Frank Sliwka is a well-known executive and a declared expert for the international games industry. With IB Media, Frank Sliwka offers support for European games companies to establish and expand new and existing business ventures in Asia-Pacific markets. Companies from Asia-Pacific markets are supported to find business partners in Europe in order to expand their business operations there. To operate effectively, IB Media also operates offices in Germany (Berlin) and China (Beijing).
“I´m deeply familiar with the international games industry having established my first company ‘Global Games Media’ in 2002, which was acquired by UBM TechWeb. I experienced first hand how European and Asian companies sometimes have different views about business relations. As long as everyone stays on their respective continent there won’t be any problmes. However, due to globalization, international business relations and expansions are of utmost importance in order to compete in the marketplace. This is exactly where IB Media provides value” explains Frank Sliwka.
As a publisher for online and print media, IB Media develops branch-specific portals e.g. the Games, Security and Tourism sector. IB Media is also active in developing apps. Further services include establishment, support and expansion of communities for organizations.
About International Business Media Pte. Ltd. (IB Media)
IB Media, publisher for online and print media, was established in July 2012 in Singapore. The services of IB Media are structured in three sectors: 1.International Business Consulting (consultancy) for games companies, online media companies and exhibition and conference companies, 2.App development for iOS, android and blackberry, 3. Publishing for online and print media (branch portals, branch directories).
Please find further information about IB Media here: www.ibmedia.com.sg.
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