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10000 join Canada Games Jobs LinkedIn networking group. Have you?

If you are a member of LinkedIn, you can now get together with others who share the same interests. Over 11000 games developers have joined this group since its launch in February 2010. See who you know is already in the group.

Please link through to http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=2810646 . Start a discussion, share news! Just join the group and start networking. [...]

Interactive Selection confirms Fiona Cherbak as Director of US & Canadian Operations

Interactive Selection, the game industry’s first and only global game recruitment firm, confirmed the opening of their new North American division, headed by senior game staffing professional, Fiona Cherbak.  Cherbak will be serving as Director of U.S. Operations for the agency.

Cherbak will support the talent acquisition needs of current Interactive Selection clients, while identifying and [...]

See the top video games developed in Canada. Showreel put together by ESA

Canada is the third most successful video game industry in the world.Even with access to some of the world’s best talent pool, Canada needs more talent from overseas. It’s a great place to make video games says the Entertainment Software Association of Canada!

AJ Morales and Sandeep Bisla of Longtail Studios, Halifax, Canada with Game Careers .BIZ

AJ Morales and Sandeep Bisla of Longtail Studios met with David Smith of Games Careers.Biz at the Montreal Game Summit. Longtail Studios create games for the Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS and the iPhone/iPod Touch. Sandeep, Technical Director, advice for getting a job at Longtail Studios, “If you can, try to give us demos, [...]