Jenson Seed EIS fund
Press release 29/11/2013
We are pleased to announce the investment by the Jenson Seed EIS Fund into QuizTix. QuizTix is a mobile quiz game with a unique game mechanic that is fun and rewarding. Three versions of the quiz are already in development for launch in early 2014 with further editions in the following months. It has been developed over the last year and has already received positive feedback from key platform holders as well as potential brand partners. Their aim is to build an international quiz brand and community.
The team consists of Ian Masters and Albert Marshall. Ian is a BAFTA nominated game designer with many years of game development experience and in the mobile industry. He has a track record of creating the highest quality games. Albert has over a decade of experience in games licensing, having worked as a lawyer at Sony PlayStation and Take-Two Interactive (Rockstar Games). He has also previously worked on Sony’s quiz game ‘Buzz!’.
The QuizTix team believes that a large proportion of users are simply looking for an accessible but engaging experience on their smart phones: something they trust to deliver fun entertainment every time they play. QuizTix will fulfil this role and with fun, compulsive and rewarding features users will just keep wanting one more turn!
Further information about QuizTix can be obtained by contacting info @quiztix.co.
Notes to editors:
The Jenson Seed EIS Fund is an exciting joint venture between the professional services firm Jenson Solutions and the fund manager Foresight Group. Further information about Seed EIS and the Jenson Seed EIS Fund is available by contacting us on 020 7873 2122 or SEIS@jensonsolutions.com or, alternatively, look at the website at www.jensonseedeis.com.
About Foresight Group
Foresight is an independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, which focuses primarily on investments in unquoted UK and European companies or projects and offers investors exclusive access to attractive income and growth opportunities. Foresight has in excess of £1 billion assets under management across a number of funds, including Limited Partnerships, Enterprise Investment Schemes (EISs) and Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs).
Since 2001 the partners of Jenson Solutions have provided numerous companies with financial and operational support to help them grow and develop, with the aim of taking them from where they are today to where they want to be. Jenson provide high quality services such as portfolio and interim finance professionals, mergers and acquisitions advice, corporate finance advice, share option set up, share option valuations, IFRS conversions and accounting and financial modelling services to companies both large and small. A key focus of Jenson Solutions has been to support small businesses from start up through their life cycle. When the government announced their plans for the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (‘Seed EIS’), we saw an opportunity to work with Foresight to create a fund enabling us to support many of the businesses that we work with and would like to work with in the future.
About QuizTix Ltd
QuizTix Limited, a games company established by Ian and Albert in 2013, is developing QuizTix. www.quiztix.co.