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The Great Escape

Escape Technology launch as media and entertainment reseller based in Soho, London

London, 14th December 2012: The industry leading line-up previously known as the Technology Team at Escape Studios have today announced the start of a new company called Escape Technology based in the heart of the media and entertainment industry on Wardour Street W1, Soho, London.

The beginning of this exciting new company provides the media sector with a dedicated reseller with increased focus and expertise within the industry; offering consultancy, sales and support of leading IT technologies into Europe’s top studios within the CG industry whilst continuing to support the student and academic markets.

Mark Cass, Managing Director at Escape Technology, said, “This fantastic new venture enables our highly knowledgeable team to focus on expanding existing relationships whilst leveraging our expertise and industry alliances to develop new opportunities. I’m delighted to say all the existing Technology staff will be transferring to Escape Technology, joined by some new faces to enhance our capability”.

“We have a long standing and successful relationship with Mark Cass and his team and we extend our congratulations on the launch of Escape Technology with its dedicated focus on the customers that we serve” said Chris Ford, RenderMan business Director at Pixar Animation Studios.

With a dedicated team of industry veterans that possess years of expertise within the CG industry, Escape Technology will continue to build upon the fantastic success they had whilst working as the Technology team at Escape Studios.

“Our relocation to the heart of the CG industry in Soho strengthens our reach, with both existing and new clients. As a company that has a genuine understanding and appreciation of the demands of leading studios and production facilities Escape Technology is able to provide localised consultancy and support” said Richard McGuinness, Director of Business Development at Escape Technology.

Escape Studios will now concentrate fully on the continued growth of their highly acclaimed classroom and online academies and recruitment services. Dom Davenport CEO and founder of Escape Studios said, “I am very proud of Escape Technology’s achievements over the last seven years; they have grown from nothing to become the UK’s leading reseller for media and entertainment in just under seven years. This move will provide the focus and resources to fulfill Escape Technology’s full potential.”

For further information, please visit – www.escape-technology.com

About Escape Technology
Escape Technology is a hardware and software focused consultancy firm that comprises of a team of dedicated CG experts that have long specialised in the sale and support of leading technologies into the CG industry. Having provided the infrastructure that has been used and adopted heavily within industry, we have been the driving force behind leading film, TV, games and commercials agencies, enabling them to help turn their visions into reality.

We are a vibrant company that specialises in CG and we fully understand the demanding processes of today’s animation, simulation and creative workflows with many years of expertise within CG.

For further information, please visit – www.escape-technology.com

To have Escape Technology featured within any news articles or for any further information relating to this press release please contact Neil Kalsi, Director of Marketing at Escape Technology on 0207 734 8809 or email neilk@escape-technology.com

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