Universally Speaking Team Grows

To coincide with the company’s recent rebranding, Universally Speaking announces two appointments.

Connie Armstrong is appointed as marketing manager to oversee the company’s marketing activities and to establish the new identity for Universally Speaking. Connie started her impressive career in the music industry having worked for giants such as EMI, BMG and Polygram. Her most recent position was at leading marketing agency and brand specialist Jack Morton Worldwide.

‘I’m delighted that Connie has joined my team,’ said Universally Speaking managing director Vickie Peggs.‘Connie’s experience in the entertainment industry, handling corporate communications for major blue chips and overseeing target driven campaigns will firmly allow Universally Speaking to pursue its aggressive growth plans.’

Universally Speaking also announces the appointment of Jean-Baptiste Bagot as localisation project manager. Jean-Baptiste joins US from SEGA Europe, where he held the position of language QA co-ordinator for a number of years.

Vickie Peggs said,‘Jean-Baptiste brings an enormous amount of experience to our already established team. He has settled in quickly and has already become a highly valued member of my localisation team. I’m very pleased he has agreed to come on board.’

About Universally Speaking

Universally Speaking is one of the leading providers of specialist games services to the global games sector. Its enviable client list includes the industry's largest publishers and the company has localised thousands of games across all platforms and genres.

Core services include: translation, proof reading, editing, glossary production, audio recording including localised voice overs, localisation QA, compliance QA, functionality QA, manuals and packaging DTP.

Universally Speaking is proud to work with clients such as Sony Computer Entertainment, SEGA, Codemasters, Electronic Arts, Capcom, Bethesda and THQ. Mobile game clients include I-Play, EA Mobile, Glu, Player X and Vivendi Mobile.

Contact:

Vickie Peggs Connie Armstrong

Managing Director Marketing Manager

vpeggs@usspeaking.com carmstrong@usspeaking.com

info@usspeaking.com

www.usspeaking.com

Universally Speaking Ltd

Priory Chambers

Priory Lane

St Neots

Cambridgeshire

PE19 2TD

Tel: +44 (0)1480 210621

Fax: +44 (0)1480 210624

11 August 2008


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