TurnOut Ventures Hires Digital Expert Caroline Casey
Press Release from TurnOut Ventures
Hong Kong (September 14, 2010) – TurnOut Ventures Limited, a digital media and content company based in Hong Kong, has appointed Caroline Casey as Executive Director of Operations, further strengthening the company’s growing portfolio of digital talent.
A media industry and Turner Broadcasting veteran, Caroline will oversee TurnOut Ventures’ day-to-day operations, as well as the company’s growing product portfolio, which includes the iconic Internet phenomenon Tuzki and expanding catalogue of massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs).
"We’re delighted to welcome Caroline back to the Hong Kong office after her time at Turner in London,” said Benjamin Grubbs, General Manager, TurnOut Ventures Limited. “Caroline’s extensive digital experience across the globe will be instrumental in helping the company execute its current slate of products in the Asia Pacific region, and expand the product offering to other international markets in the coming year.”
Caroline is also responsible for developing TurnOut Ventures Limited’s future product strategy and managing functional groups responsible for game publishing, sales and marketing, and customer service. Caroline reports directly to Benjamin Grubbs, General Manager, TurnOut Ventures Limited.
Prior to joining TurnOut Ventures Limited, Caroline was Regional Digital Director for Turner Broadcasting System Inc., Europe, the Middle East and Africa, where she oversaw 25 websites, as well as gaming activities across the Internet, and mobile and IPTV initiatives for Turner's Cartoon Network, [adult swim], truTV, TCM, TNT, Boomerang and Cartoonito brands. Before joining Turner in London, Caroline was a broadcast news producer and online editor for CNN in Hong Kong.
About TurnOut Ventures Limited
TurnOut Ventures Limited is a joint venture between Turner Entertainment Holdings Asia-Pacific Limited and Outblaze Investments Limited that combines and leverages the partner companies’ strengths in content development, website development and online game publishing to expand the digital portfolios of leading kids’ and young adult properties. TurnOut Ventures is currently developing a number of multiplayer online games based on properties including Ben 10 and Tom and Jerry for the Asia-Pacific region, and driving the development of Tuzki, an expressive bunny who is fast emerging as an icon of the Internet generation. For more information please visit www.turnoutventures.com .