London, UK - 6th February 2008– Steel Media, the UK’s specialist mobile consumer technology publisher, has appointed Kath Brice as the handheld editor of leading portable gaming site, Pocket Gamer.
Kath joined Steel Media in 2007 as Mobile Reviews Editor, before becoming DS Editor. In her new role, Kath will continue her focus on all news, previews and reviews associated with Nintendo’s handheld, but will increase her responsibility to oversee the Sony PSP format.
“Despite being something of a control freak, I am happy to relinquish the PSP section knowing it will be in very safe hands,” said Pocket Gamer editor Joao Diniz Sanches, whose responsibility has to date also extended to running the site’s PSP operation.“I look forward to seeing Kath taking Pocket Gamer’s handheld components to new heights, while I am able to focus more fully on the plans we have for the site.”
“We’re delighted to see Kath expand her role within Pocket Gamer,” added Chris James, Steel Media MD.“Since joining us she’s proven herself a real asset to the team and this increased responsibility is testament to her editorial ability.”
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About Steel Media
Steel Media is a leading mobile consumer technology publisher based in the UK. Headed up by games and technology journalist and publisher Chris James, the company currently publishes mobile and handheld gaming website PocketGamer.co.uk and consumer friendly mobile entertainment site PocketPicks.co.uk. Steel Media also supplies mobile gaming news and content to a number of third party publishers and brands.
PocketGamer.co.uk is the UK’s most popular destination website for mobile and handheld gaming news, previews and reviews. The site was established by Steel Media in March 2006 and in the two years since launch now reaches an audience of over 300K readers per month. www.pocketgamer.co.uk
For further information on the Pocket Gamer magazine, the Pocket Gamer website or Steel Media, contact Chris James: firstname.lastname@example.org