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FT. LAUDERDALE, FL - August 9, 2005 - GameJobs.com, the leading online job resource for the interactive entertainment industry, today announced the launch of "Ask The Expert", in association with industry recruiting veteran Marc Mencher of GameRecruiter.com. Presented in Q&A format on GameJobs.com, and hosted by Mencher, this new feature is dedicated to providing tips on job hunting and sage career advice for professionals at all levels. "Ask The Expert", which amplifies GameJobs.com's commitment to serving the employment needs of the interactive entertainment industry, promises real-world career direction from Mencher and surprise appearances by industry notables.
As the first, largest, and most comprehensive game job site, GameJobs.com continues to evolve and improve, having recently unveiled its all-new format for even easier site navigation, combined with visitor tools designed to best aid both job seekers as well as employers. Now, the site establishes itself as the go-to resource for the industry as Mencher, a popular career and industry speaker, and author of the seminal "Get in the Game! Careers in the Game Industry", brings unparalleled wisdom, insight, and wit to "Ask The Expert".
"In an increasingly competitive industry, even the veterans need assistance and direction," said Mencher. "GameJobs.com is a remarkable resource for industry professionals at every level of experience, and I'm proud to be joining forces with them to provide an even more complete and helpful resource."
"Ask the Expert" is available at www.GameJobs.com and is updated frequently to answer your questions and provide the best career tips and professional insight and direction.
Since 1998, the video and computer gaming industry has relied on GameJobs.com for their human resource needs. The recently updated and redesigned GameJobs.com now features expanded services and broader appeal to both job seekers and HR professionals alike. With hundreds of active job listings currently posted on the site and tens of thousands of unique visitors each month, GameJobs.com is the leading online resource for the interactive entertainment industry's job needs. For more information, visit www.GameJobs.com.
About Marc Mencher
A specialist in game industry careers, Marc Mencher has helped thousands of job seekers land jobs with top-tier gaming companies. Before founding GameRecruiter.com, he worked for game companies such as Spectrum Holobyte, Microprose and 3DO. Marc is the author of "Get in The Game! Careers in the Game Industry", an instructional book on careers in the video game industry. He is also a regular speaker for the International Game Developers Association (IGDA), Game Developers Conference (GDC), and Electronic Entertainment Exposition (E3).
In addition to representing the game industry's best talent, Marc also volunteers as an advisory board member for Full Sail Real World Education, Westwood College, and the family of Art Institute Schools located around the country. His articles have been featured in GIGnews.com, Gamasutra, and GameWEEK. Currently, he is working with the IGDA on chapter development and Games-Florida, a non-profit organization formed with the intent of nurturing and expanding the interactive multi-media industry in the state of Florida. He has also served as a Technical Advisor and Executive Producer for several recently released PC games.
For more information on Marc and his respected team of industry recruiters, visit www.GameRecruiter.com.
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