Testronic, Amiqus, UKIE, Perforce and Sumo support Develop Awards

Testronic, Amiqus, UKIE, Perforce and Sumo support Develop Awards
Craig Chapple

By Craig Chapple

June 3rd 2013 at 10:15AM

Respected Gold sponsors backing prestigious awards ceremony

Testronic Labs, UKIE, Sumo Digital, Perforce Software and Amiqus have all pledged their backing as Gold sponsors for the forthcoming Develop Industry Excellence Awards.

The only peer-voted awards for the UK and European game industry, the Develop Awards are this year taking place on July 10th at the Brighton Metropole hotel.

Testronic Labs is one of the world’s leading global providers of quality assurance, localisation and certification services, and houses operations in countries such as the US, UK, Belgium, Poland and Japan.

UKIE is a UK games industry trade body that champions both developers and publishers interests and needs to the government and wider entertainment industry, as well as helping promote UK studios to the rest of the world.

Sheffield-based independent developer Sumo Digital has been developing titles since 2003, working on games such as the F1 2011, Nike+ Kinect Training, Split/Second: Velocity and most recently Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, the latter of which has sold more than one million copies across multiple platforms.

Headquartered in the US and with offices around the world, Perforce Software offers a version control and asset management tool suite for developers. The management system is available at no cost for up to 20 users, open source projects and educational institutions.

Amiqus is a long-standing specialist recruitment agency for the game industry, helping get developers jobs in all sectors of the industry, including console, mobile and social and casual, as well as other areas such as monetisation, analytics, marketing and business. The company has received numerous Develop Industry Excellence Awards in the past, having received the accolade for its services in 2009, 2010 and 2012.

To book a place at this year's Develop Awards, contact Kathryn.Humphrey@intentmedia.co.uk or call 01992 535 646.

For sponsorship and partner opportunities contact Alex.Boucher@intentmedia.co.uk or call 01992 535 647.

You can read the full list of this year's Develop Awards nominees here.

For more information, visit the official Develop Awards website.