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University Games announces Sales Director and Marketing Director Promotions


Games and puzzles specialist, University Games, is forging into 2021 with the announcement of promotions for two members of their senior management team

Mark Jones, who joined University Games in 2018, has been promoted to Sales Director and Gemma Lewington, appointed in 2019, is to become Marketing Director.

The directorships are announced following a very successful 2020 for University Games, a year which saw substantial growth with the acquisition of The Lagoon Group in June. Mark and Gemma played significant roles in the integration of this brand into the core business.

University Games is the name behind a prestigious portfolio of over 800 innovative games, puzzles and gifts, catering for the whole family, from preschool through to adult including family favourites such as Smart Ass, Perudo, Sort it Out, What’s Up and an impressive selection of Murder Mystery games and puzzles. The comprehensive portfolio also features a host of iconic brands such as Subbuteo, The World of David Walliams, Professor Rubik, Horrible Histories, Game of Thrones and Harry Potter.

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