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ZOOtech Names Hunt New VP Of Business DevelopmentBrings 15 years of management and business development experience (March 22, 2005)
ZOOtech Inc., a division of the United Kingdom-based ZOOtech Ltd. and developer of the DVD-Video technology DVD-EXTRA that allows highly interactive DVDs to be created in a simple and cost effective manner, today announced the appointment of Clynton Hunt as vice president of business development.
Hunt brings 15 years of management and business development experience in licensing, and market and product management to ZOOtech. Prior to joining ZOOtech, Hunt held significant senior positions with Riverdeep Inc., Bowne Global Solutions and Mattel Interactive.
While at Riverdeep, Hunt served as vice president of international business development where he helped establish the company as a leading education brand throughout the world. In addition, he developed and helped execute the business plan for Riverdeep's strategic UK education business. Prior to joining Riverdeep, Hunt was director of marketing at Bowne Global Solutions where he managed the integration of marketing activities for two acquired companies for what is today the world's largest globalization company. As director of licensing and business development at The Learning Company, subsequently Mattel Interactive, Hunt established and managed an independent publishing division for Mattel's international business that included PC education and premium game titles, including video console games.
"I'm delighted to join a company at the forefront of interactive DVD technology," said Hunt. "ZOOtech has developed a wonderful technology that can serve a variety of uses, be they training purposes or simply for families to enjoy an evening at home playing a game together, and I look forward to helping them reach even greater heights within the DVD-Video world. I feel honored that I was asked me to join their team and I look forward to what we can accomplish in the future."
In his position as vice president of business development for ZOOtech, Hunt will be responsible for developing new opportunities in a variety of markets.
"I am excited about the addition of Clynton to our team here at ZOOtech," said ZOOtech President Gordon Doran. "I believe his extensive business development background coupled with his managerial experience will prove pivotal in guiding ZOOtech to even greater achievements."
About ZOOtech Inc.
ZOOtech, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of UK-based ZOOtech Ltd. ZOOtech develops and markets DVD-EXTRA STUDIO, a DVD-Video production system for the creation of highly interactive DVD-Video discs, to developers worldwide. DVD-EXTRA STUDIO pushes the boundaries of interactive functionality on DVDs applications include enhanced value added bonus features for movies, console type DVD games and this has lead to a new consumer category, "interactive DVD". Ascent Media, Comchoice, Freestyle New Media Group, OUAT Entertainment and Universal Pictures are among the companies who have already used DVD-EXTRA STUDIO to deliver new products.
For more information, visit www.zoo-tech.com.
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