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President of BreakAway Games, Deb Tillett to speak on Quality of Life Issues at the Women in Games Conference in United Kingdom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hunt Valley, MD - July 10, 2006 - BreakAway Ltd., a leading independent developer of serious and entertainment software today announced that Deborah Tillett, BreakAway's president will speak at the Women in Games Conference on steps her company has taken to strike the right balance between home and work; ensuring happy, productive employees. The 3rd Annual Women in Games Conference is being held July 10th and 11th at the University of Teesside in the United Kingdom. The Women in Games Conference empowers professional development for women working in and researching games and the games industry. For more information visit: BreakAway has grown from a small single studio to one that employs 95 developers and business administrative personnel. Over the last two years BreakAway has opened studios in Austin and Corpus Christi, Texas and continues to grow steadily. Deborah will speak on the importance of creating and maintaining a family friendly environment for her employees including, family play dates, throwing parties to celebrate employee's special occasions and hiring baby sitters to reward employees for their hardwork among many other benefits catered to the employees and their families. Deb is a technology industry veteran with over 25 years in strategic marketing, product branding and operations expertise and has been asked to speak at numerous conferences on quality of life issues in the gaming industry. She is a member of external board for University of Maryland Baltimore County's Center for Women in Information Technology and serves on the advisory board for the College of Business and Economics at Towson University. Deb was recently honored with Towson University's Distinguished Alumni and Dean's Recognition Award and was named one of the Daily Record's Innovator's of the Year for 2004. She holds a BA degree from Towson University and an MBA from Loyola College's Sellinger School of Business. About BreakAway Ltd Founded in 1998, BreakAway is a leading independent developer of entertainment games and game-based modeling, training and simulation software. With a client list that includes the Department of Defense, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Buena Vista Games, FDIC and the National Institute for Justice, BreakAway has emerged as the top serious games company through its lite simulation products. BreakAway, a two time Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 winner employs people in its Hunt Valley, MD headquarters and its Austin and Corpus Christi, Texas studios. For more information visit ######### Lindsay Riehl Director of Marketing BreakAway Ltd. 10150 York Road, Suite 250 Hunt Valley, MD 21030 phone: 410-316-9293 cell: 443-255-3081 fax: 410-683-1706
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