Leading UK production company, The Imaginarium Studios, renowned for using performance capture to create the next generation of storytelling announced today that Gina Jackson has been appointed to head up their recently launched games division. Gina brings a wealth of experience from the games industry, having held down senior positions at NextGen Skills Academy, Blushing Blue, Nokia and Eidos.
This newly created role further cements the company’s intentions to bring their expertise and technology into the games sector. Gina commented “I’m excited about the challenge ahead of me and looking forward to working with developers with one aim, bringing the art of storytelling into games. The experience and facilities at The Imaginarium make them uniquely suited to succeed in this sector.”
Jonathan Cavendish, Co-Founder of The Imaginarium added “We are delighted to welcome Gina to the company and we view her appointment as a sign of our commitment to make games an additional part of our entertainment portfolio. We’re fortunate to find someone of Gina’s calibre to fill this role and I’m confident that she will be instrumental in helping us achieve our goals in this exciting and highly creative industry. The interactive nature of games brings huge opportunities for us to explore as a medium for the next generation of storytelling and we are very pleased to be guided on this journey by Gina.”
About The Imaginarium Studios
The Imaginarium Studios is one of the UK’s leading production companies and performance capture studios. Using the latest techniques and technologies from the world of performance capture, VFX and real-time animation, The Imaginarium Studios production portfolio integrates film, television, video games, music videos, theatre and digital applications including virtual and mixed reality.