Audiokinetic Appoints New Regional Director, Japan

Industry Veteran Stephane-Enric Beaulieu to Lead Japan Sales and Business Development

Tokyo, Japan – April 7, 2016 – Audiokinetic Inc., the leading global provider of cross-platform audio solutions for the interactive media and gaming industries, today announced a key addition to its management team with the appointment of Stephane-Enric Beaulieu as Regional Director, Japan.

Effective immediately, Mr. Beaulieu will have responsibility for the company’s sales and business development in Japan, and to define and implement strategies to meet the needs of Audiokinetic’s expanding community of loyal users and partners.

With over 20 years of Japanese business and trade experience “Mr. Beaulieu is an excellent fit into our commitment and continued investment within Japan, Audiokinetic is delighted to recruit a person with Stephane’s experience and track record to help the company achieve continued growth and success within Japan,” says Jacques Deveau, VP Sales/Business Development. “Mr. Beaulieu will focus on continuing to grow our strong customer base in Japan, a market that is very important to us.”

Previously, Mr. Beaulieu worked as a business and trade consultant and held several Trade Commissioner positions for the Government of Canada in Tokyo, including over three years as Trade Commissioner in the IT Sector and Video Game Industry.

About Audiokinetic
Audiokinetic sets new standards in audio production for interactive media and games. The company’s middleware solutions, including the award-winning Wwise® and SoundSeed®, empower sound designers and audio programmers with a cost effective, comprehensive authoring tool and audio engine for creating innovative interactive experiences. Audiokinetic is headquartered in Montréal, QC, Canada and has an office in Tokyo, Japan and Product experts in China and Europe.

About Wwise
Wwise® is the most comprehensive audio middleware solution. It features an optimized run-time sound engine and an audio authoring application for creating and managing interactive audio content. Working with Wwise increases productivity and creativity while saving developers time and money across the audio production of any interactive projects.

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+1514 499-9100 Ext: 235