The gamigo group Expands its Publishing Operations Team

Global Publishing at gamigo will be lead by Andreas Weidenhaupt, Beco Mulderij, and Timothy Loftus.

Hamburg, Germany, May 27, 2019 - gamigo is excited to announce the expansion of its publishing branch. Andreas Weidenhaupt (Senior VP Publishing) is now responsible for the global marketing operations of the online games publisher. The games industry veteran is bringing aboard Beco Mulderij, as Director of Marketing & PR, and Timothy Loftus, as Head of Community Management.

"With Mulderij and Loftus, we have got two incredibly talented managers joining gamigo. After acquiring Trion Worlds and WildTangent, we took on a great responsibility to our stakeholders, investors and players alike. Our portfolio must be marketed as best as possible. With this expanded team, this is now guaranteed," said Andreas Weidenhaupt, Senior Vice President of Publishing.

Weidenhaupt can look back on 15 years of experience in the games industry. Before joining gamigo, he acted as CMO for International Marketing at My.com. He is also the founder of Frogster Online Gaming and Infernum, making him well-versed in publishing related operations.

Mulderij has taken over the Marketing and PR departments at the gamigo headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. He started his career in 1995 at Eidos Interactive and later Hasbro Interactive. During recent years, he headed the marketing departments for online games publishers Mail.ru Games and Infernum.

Loftus knows a lot about how to engage with player communities, solve complex problems, and how to sustain a growing online community. Loftus has already managed Communities for Bigpoint, InnoGames and ProSiebenSat. 1 Media AG. At gamigo, he is responsible for building up a modern Community Management strategy.

More information about the gamigo group, the leading publisher of online games in Europe and North America can be found on the company’s website, corporate.gamigo.com

 

About gamigo group

The gamigo group is one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America. The company’s diverse game portfolio includes free-to-play titles such as ArcheAge, RIFT, Trove, Defiance 2050, Ironsight, Aura Kingdom, Desert Operations, Echo of Soul - Phoenix, Fiesta Online and The Rats. Counting more than 350 employees, gamigo is one of the largest german companies in the gaming industry. Besides its 5 german locations in Hamburg (HQ), Berlin, Cologne, Münster and Darmstadt, the gamigo group also has branches in Warsaw (Poland), Istanbul (Turkey), Chicago, Redwood City, Austin, Bellevue (US), and Seoul (South Korea). In addition to gamigo AG, the group includes the subsidiaries WildTangent, Aeria Games, adspree media, and Mediakraft Networks as well as the brands GameSpree, Infernum, Intenium, Looki, and Poged. The company strives to grow not only organically, but also through acquisitions. Since 2013, it has made more than 20 acquisitions, including titles, gaming and technology companies as well as individual game assets.


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