Toronto, Ontario – November 2nd, 2009 – XMG Studio is proud to announce the addition of two proven technology veterans to its Board of Directors - Henry Quan and Jeff Brunet.
"Henry and Jeff bring much needed experience and solid track records in the technology sector. They have worked with technology firms building them from the ground up to becoming global leaders. Their knowledge base and industry experience will be assets in terms of driving the strategic vision for XMG Studio." said Founder, Ray Sharma.
Henry Quan brings over 20 years of strategic and business management in the technology sector to XMG Studio.
Previously Mr. Quan was Vice President of Corporate Development at AMD, where he was responsible for corporate growth strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions and ran special projects on behalf of the Board of Directors and CEO. He also held other senior posts at ATI Technologies Inc. including Vice President of Marketing where he helped grow the company from $60 million to over $2 billion in revenue.
Mr. Quan was on the Board of directors of a number of industry standards committees, including the Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) Steering Committee and Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA). In addition, he has served on the boards of several startup and public company exits including Pixstream, sold to Cisco in a deal valued over $500 million.
Jeff Brunet brings 15 years of proven architecture, systems integration, and technology management experience to XMG Studio.
Mr. Brunet is currently Chief Technology Officer at Storage Appliance Corporation (Clickfree), presently one of Canada’s largest private technology company’s from a revenue perspective. Previously, Mr. Brunet served as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer with Bitfone Corporation. Bitfone was acquired by HP for $160 million in 2006. Prior to Bitfone, Mr. Brunet acted as a senior technology consultant to Bell Mobility where he was responsible for the technical analysis of a $100 million dollar billing and systems consolidation project. Previous to working with Bell Mobility, he held the position of Chief Solutions Architect with Amdocs Canada where he travelled the world designing billing and customer care systems for tier-1 wireless carriers. Prior to Amdocs Jeff was a Senior Solutions Architect for Solect Technology Group which was acquired by Amdocs for $1.2 billion.
Jeff holds a number of issued patents in the wireless space and is the lead inventor on 30+ pending patents. He is a skilled presenter, communicator, and technology evangelist who speaks English, French and Mandarin Chinese.
About XMG Studio Inc
XMG Studio is a cutting-edge developer of games for mobile devices. XMG puts special focus on incorporating features and effects that will create fun, compelling and entertaining games, such as augmented reality, advanced graphics and unique gameplay modes.