NEW YORK, NY – May 18, 2011 – City Interactive, one of today’s fastest-growing interactive entertainment publishers, today announced the appointment of EA’s former Senior International Games Label PR Manager Jonathan Goddard as its new Global PR & Marketing Manager.
Goddard brings a wealth of industry experience from his four and a half years at EA, his work with top technology and online brands at a leading UK consumer tech PR agency and two-year stint as Technology Editor at hugely popular UK free newspaper, Metro. He will now lead global PR and marketing for City Interactive’s expanding line-up of exciting multi-platform titles including the CryENGINE 3-based sequel to the smash hit Sniper: Ghost Warrior.
Goddard said: "City Interactive is going places. Fast. I couldn’t be happier to be a part of the growth that is sure to happen over the coming years. I’m relishing the opportunity to make a material difference to such a dynamic company with a growing reputation and a solid title roster in the pipeline."
Marek Tymiński, CEO of City Interactive, added: "Jonathan will be a major part of our aggressive plans as we continue to expand and reposition City Interactive within the interactive entertainment industry. It’s great to have him on board in time for E3 where we hope to excite press with two of our biggest upcoming titles."
City Interactive will be offering developer interviews as well as playable versions of the following titles at E3 2011: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 (Xbox/PS3/PC) – Takes the bulls-eye precision of its best-selling predecessor to new and exciting heights. Powered by the CryENGINE 3 engine, the missions of Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 are graphically stunning and more challenging as you once again step into the ghilliesuit of a special ops sniper to take down the enemy. Combat Wings: Great Battles of WWII (Xbox/PS3/Wii/PC) – Piloting a wide range of aircraft, players engage in aerial dog fights and dangerous fighter missions across the major theaters of war during WW2. Featuring realistic WW2 aircraft and an unprecedented multiplayer experience, Combat Wings introduces cutting-edge multiplayer features allowing players to challenge each other in different multiplayer modes including Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Racing, Team Racing, Bomb-Target Hunting, Mission Survival and Fleet Escorting.
City Interactive will be conducting all meetings in the South Hall, Level 2, Meeting Room #307.