Game Connection America was "most successful ever"
Over 750 videogame professionals attended the event that took place over March 24-26
Game Connection America, which took place over March 24-26, has been praised as a success by its organiser, having attracted 750 videogame professionals from 32 countries.
Approximately 187 development companies and 70 outsourcing and technology providers exhibited at the event - timed to take place during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. Over 125 publishers, distributors and service buyers also attended the event, looking for business opportunities and partnerships.
"This Game Connection has been the most successful ever organised," said Pierre Carde, general manager of the event.
Svetlana Gorobets, international sales director at Akella, said: "For many years, Game Connection proved to be a great business instrument for publishers and distributors looking for partnerships.
"Game Connection America@GDC09 proved again its high professionalism and efficiency. I appreciate the great job done and look forward to be a part of upcoming Game Connection events."
President & CEO of Coresoft, Dave Connely, added: "Another great year, we always get business out of Game Connection. We had highly productive meetings, and Game Connection is the event we attend every year to get business done."