Irvine, California -- Interplay Productions
(NASDAQ: IPLY) announced today the hiring of Diane Forsman
as the company's new director of direct sales, noticeably expanding its multi-channel direct sales effort and intensifying its internet sales presence.
...Most recently Forsman held the position of director of brand management with Fulcrum Direct, Inc., while running their Foster City office.
Internet sales for Interplay
will now become Forsman's primary responsibility, an area she
plans to expand substantially over the next 12 months.Additionally, Forsman
, with her
MBA from the University of California, Irvine
, will concentrate on the company's web store and holiday catalog, positioning Interplay
for strong growth in 1999. Interplay Entertainment Corporation
is a leading developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment software for both core gamers and the mass market.Interplay
produces titles for many of the most popular entertainment software platforms, and currently balances its development efforts by publishing interactive entertainment software for personal computers and current generation video game consoles, such as the Sony PlayStation and Nintendo
releases products through Interplay, Shiny
, Tantrum, Black Isle Studios
, VR Sports, Flat Cat, Tribal Dreams and its affiliated labels.
The statements which are not historical facts contained herein are forward looking statements that involve certain risks and uncertainties, including changes in market conditions and other factors which could adversely affect the Company's future operating results.