NEW YORK, N.Y. – Feb. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gameshastra, a leading provider of Game Outsource Services, announced today the appointment of Jason Wong as Vice President – Quality Assurance. In this position, Mr. Wong will be responsible for overseeing all of Gameshastra’s outsource testing operations, including their offshore testing facility in Hyderabad, India.
He will also lead the organization in developing new offshore testing operations throughout the world. Mr. Wong, 37, will report to Prakash Ahuja, Chief Executive Officer of Gameshastra, Inc.
Prior to joining Gameshastra, Mr. Wong oversaw quality assurance operations for Activision, Inc. where he directed a testing department of over 600 personnel. During his tenure with the company, he was credited on over 110 game titles. Prior to working at Activision, Mr. Wong received his Masters in Educational Technology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
“We are very pleased to welcome Jason to our executive team as we continue to grow and expand our operations around the world,” said Ahuja. “Jason’s impressive track record of success in managing game testing operations and personnel management over the past decade, coupled with his considerable understanding of outsource and offshore test operations, makes him an ideal candidate for this position. His appointment further strengthens our management team as we grow to meet the increasing demand for outsourcing video games services worldwide.”
“I’m excited about the opportunity to bring more offshore testing opportunities to the interactive game industry,” states Mr. Wong. “Together with the other members of the quality assurance team, I look forward to directing Gameshastra’s global testing operations and enhancing the company’s reputation as a premier provider of game outsourcing services.”
Headquartered in New York, NY, Gameshastra, Inc. is a leading provider of game outsource services. Founded in 2005, Gameshastra has been steadily building momentum with leading publishers in the Industry. Gameshastra has operations in the U.S. and India.
More information about Gameshastra and its services can be found on the company’s website located at www.gameshastra.com.
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