Nik Blower appointment
Former Ocean, Infogrames, 3DO and Big Ben man joins new publisher Nordic Games.
Karlstad, Sweden: Nordic Games Publishing AB today announces that true industry veteran Nik Blower has joined the Swedish company as their International Sales Manager.
Nik Blower has worked in the games industry for over 15 years, having worked at leading companies like Ocean, Infogrames, 3DO and Big Ben Interactive UK. During his time at BBI UK, Nik was instrumental to the delivery and huge success that was Dance UK and its branded peripherals, reaching sales close to 1million units.
Pelle Lundborg, Publishing Director, Nordic Games says, “Nik’s broad experience in video games publishing has led to him being a strategically important part of the management team. Furthermore, his knowledge of peripherals ties in with both the current projects and planned pipeline.”
Nik Blower comments, “Nordic Games has a sensible, achievable and exciting long term plan which is very appealing to me, and something I want to be a part of and help grow to fruition. Initially I will be securing UK retail and European distribution whilst building Nordic Games’ profile and in the process, creating a solid foundation on which we can build.”
Lundborg concludes, “This announcement is a testament of our long term ambition to grow the company with highly skilled and experienced team members.”
For more information or to contact Nik Blower, please visit www.nordicgames.se.
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About Nordic Games Publishing AB
Nordic Games Publishing is the wholly owned publishing arm of Game Outlet Europe AB. Started in 2008, Nordic Games has the philosophy of great games at great prices. Nordic Games currently has 5 projects in development across multiple formats, including the Sony PlayStation®2, Nintendo Wii™ and PC. More titles will be announced soon.
About Game Outlet Europe AB
Game Outlet Europe has its head office in Karlstad, Sweden and was established in 2004. The company employs 25 people and in last FY the company turnover was in excess of €20 million. The company’s main concept is the popular “Game Outlet-Pallet”. It has a characteristic design with a flexible refill system, suitable for most retail channels, and especially successful in super markets, gas stations, bargain shops, airports, news agents and other places with high volumes of people traffic. The “Game Outlet-Pallet” is installed in over 2,000 retailers across Europe, and expanding.
For more information, please contact:
Pelle Lundborg, Publishing Director
Tel: +34 952 930 297
Cell: +34 637 481 860