Our series of profiles of leading games service and creative firms continues with PDP.

Performance Designed Products

Sector:Gaming Accessories and Merchandise
Year Established:1990
Number of employees:160
Address:Siena Court, Broadway, Maidenhead, SL6 1NJ

Key contacts:
Chris Spearing, Managing Director – Europe:
David Nelson, Sales Manager – UK:
David Cornwell, Sales Manager – Europe:
Ruta Gavrilkeviciute, Sales/Admin – UK/Europe:
Twitter: @PDPgaming
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Performance Designed Products LLC, a Patriarch Partners company, is an industry leader in designing and manufacturing products for all major video game platforms including the Sony PS3, PS Vita, Nintendo 3DSxl, WiiU and Microsoft Xbox 360, as well as a line of mobile accessories for the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad Mini, Kindle Fire and Samsung Galaxy.

With over 160 employees, PDP has offices located around the world. Our corporate headquarters and primary distribution center are located in Los Angeles, CA. We also have a satellite office in San Diego, CA that focuses on research and development activities. In 2006, we established a Representative Office in China that specializes in factory production management, logistics, and quality assurance. In 2007, the company opened up a subsidiary in the United Kingdom and expanded its operations into Europe.

PDP manufacture’s and distribute products under a variety of highly popular brand licenses including Nintendo, Xbox 360, Sony, Energizer, NERF, and Disney/Marvel, as well as PDP’s own brand of Afterglow lighted controllers and headsets for PS3, XBOX 360 and Wii. We also operate under license agreements with many software developers such as Activision, Konami and Electronic Arts.

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