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Jay Lytwynenko joins Kwalee as their first artist

Kwalee are proud to announce that 26 year old Jay Lytwynenko has joined them as their first artist, joining a team of programmers and games designers.?Jay is suitably qualified with a BA(hons) from Glyndwr University in Animation and an MProf from Abertay University in Games Development. In between she has worked for a number of video games companies, building a wide range of experience that she brings to Kwalee.?Jay has a very versatile artistic style and has a passion for concept art and illustration, her aim is to become a more successful artist, drawing from experience and bettering her skills every day whilst learning new ones.

Kwalee CEO David Darling is especially pleased to get Jay on board: "We are building a new company from nothing so we are using the opportunity to create a team of very bright, creative and skilled people. Together we will meet the challenges of producing great apps. Jay is exactly who we are looking for, as well as being a great artist she has a huge range of the technical skills we need and has some very useful experience. She will be able to ensure that our apps look just as good as they function, which is critical when we want our apps to stand apart.?

Jay is equally happy: "Joining a start up company like Kwalee is fantastic because I will be able to make a real contribution from day one and to grow with the company. I look forwards to exciting times working with the team and bringing good looking apps to the customers which they get great enjoyment from. Putting my art in front of huge numbers of people is a unique opportunity that any artist would relish."

Kwalee continue to recruit and are looking for more enthusiastic, skilled people like Jay. Current vacancies can be seen on the Kwalee website:? http://kwalee.com?.

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About. Kwalee is a startup company based in Leamington Spa to develop and publish apps for mobile devices. Founded by David Darling CBE who has many decades of experience at the top level of the video game industry with contributions to very many #1 games on many platforms in his CV.? Kwalee is different.?We seek to excite and entertain our customers with innovative new products that provide special experiences.?Our ethos is based around a set of core values that put the customer first and which harness the creative skills of our staff to the maximum in order to do so. Kwalee is still at its very beginning and so is very actively looking for those special people who want to join us in our exciting journey.

A photograph to accompany this release can be found at:?

http://www.flickr.com/photos/kwalee/6429754939/sizes/l/in/photostream

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