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Women in Games International Hosts Event at Casual Connect

Community Mixer to be held at Seattle Casual Games Conference


July 3, 2008– Seattle, WA– Women in Games International today annoucened their next Community Mixer at Casual Connect in Seatle. Casual Connect is an annual event for the casual games industry with over 3,000 professionals attending. Sponsored by Big Fish Games, the mixer will be held Thursday, July 24, at 7 pm at Dragonfish Asian Caf?, located at 722 Pine Street in Seattle, WA, just a few short blocks from the Casual Connect site (Benaroya Hall), in the heart of downtown Seattle.

Attendees can expect food, cocktails, goodies and lots of chances to network, meet e-mail buddies face-to-face and mix-n-mingle with industry insiders. All attendees are reminded to bring their business cards to make the most of the event and to qualify for door prizes and giveaways. The event is hosted by Women in Games International and sponsored by Big Fish Games. Big Fish Games is providing the giveaways.

There is limited space at this venue, so those who want to attend are encouraged to RSVP early. RSVP to http://www.evite.com/app/publicUrl/DVJMALYWVTLXMSZLSGVR/BFG/WIGIMixerCC08, This is an open, all-gender event. Anybody who wants to support community building for women in the game industry can attend.

About Big Fish Games


Big Fish Games is a global leader and innovator in the online games industry, producing and delivering the world's best games and game experiences. Big Fish Games Studios develops and publishes the industry's leading brands for computers, mobile devices and consoles. Its portfolio of hit games includes Mystery Case Files?, Hidden Expedition™, Azada™ and Fairway Solitaire™. Big Fish Games' portal at www.bigfishgames.com distributes more games worldwide than any other online site and offers visitors a rapidly expanding selection of content by launching A New Game Every Day!™.

About Women in Games International


Women in Games International was founded in 2005 in response to a growing demand around the world for the inclusion and advancement of women in the game industry. Women in Games International is managed by a steering committee comprised of like-minded individuals, is supported by corporate and media sponsors, and directed by a global advisory board.

For more details regarding Women in Games International, contact the WIGI PR Committee at press@womeningamesinternational.org, contact PR Committee Chair Brooke Warner at bwarner@womeningamesinternational.org, or visit the WIGI web site at www.womeningamesinternational.org.


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