Mobile games distributor and publisher Telcogames has appointed Tony Fitzgerald, an experienced games industry executive, to head it's sales force, as vice president of sales and distribution.
Mr Fitzgerald will be responsible for all sales and distribution issues for the whole Telcogames group. He will be managing the individual sales teams within each territory and will be taking charge of all top tier network operator partners on a global basis.
Mr Fitzgerald has over 17 years of experience within the mainstream games industry. He worked with pioneering UK publisher Psygnosis as their UK Sales Manager before joining multi-format publisher Rage as European Sales Manager. Prior to joining Telcogames, he worked with Jester Interactive as European Sales Manager.
Mr Fitzgerald, said, "I am delighted to have joined Telcogames at such an exciting stage in the company's development. We have ambitious growth plans, but with an extremely broad and diverse catalogue of branded and original titles and with established routes to market, we are well positioned to succeed and become a world leader in the provision of mobile games content."
Telcogames Chief Executive Officer, Jamie Conyngham, said, "We are extremely excited about having Tony Fitzgerald on board at Telcogames. Tony will play an integral part in continuing the Telcogames globalisation process and ensuring month-on-month revenue growth across the group. Tony brings with him an enormous amount of experience in the mainstream console fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales sector. This type of experience is vital to Telcogames as the mobile games sector approaches maturity and the mobile phone becomes recognised as a legitimate gaming platform."