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  • Interactive Selection will be part of UK@GDC Showcase 25 March in San Francisco

    Interactive SelectionInteractive Selection will be joining a select group of UK game industry pioneers at the UK@GDC 2013: Showcase & Lunch on 25 March at Game Developer Conference in San Francisco , the world’s largest and longest running professionals-only game industry event. UK Trade and Investment invited the most promising UK exporters as participants to showcase their business to key decision makers from leading game Portals, Publishers, Distributors, Investors and Media, with the purpose of exploring market opportunities and crafting strategic relationships.

    Interactive Selection is the world class executive search and recruitment specialist working only in games and interactive entertainment. Interactive Selection works with over 200 clients including Sony, UbiSoft, Activision, NCSoft, Disney, Epic, Codemasters, Eidos, 2K Games, Rockstar, Digital Chocolate, NaturalMotion, Gameloft, Havok, Rebellion, Blitz Games, Electronic Arts, Warner Bros, Rovio, CCP, and Unity 3D. Interactive Selection does not advertise its jobs in the trade press. Both clients and job seekers are attracted to the company by reputation and word of mouth.

    Interactive Selection was short-listed for the prestigious TIGA Awards in 2012. The TIGA awards celebrate and honour the best games, the best people and the biggest contributors to the games sector. They highlight best practice and reward those in the industry contributing to its long-term innovation

    In January 2013 Interactive Selection announced the opening of their new U.S. division, headed by senior game staffing professional, Fiona Cherbak. Cherbak will support the talent acquisition needs of current Interactive Selection clients, while identifying and driving new business and strategic partner relationships in the U.S. and Canada. She will provide career development opportunities for job candidates in the North American market, as well as in foreign territories. David Smith, managing director of Interactive Selection, states, “We already represent a global marketplace in the games space, but recognize the need to better support our existing clients by reaching out to a deeper community of qualified job candidates in North America. By establishing an on-the-ground presence there, we have access to a broad swath of both candidates and clients. And there was no question that Fiona Cherbak was the right person to put this objective in place for our firm. We are looking forward to having a bigger presence across the U.S. and Canada”



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