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SUMO GROUP AWARDED 3 STAR ACCREDITATION IN BEST COMPANIES SURVEY FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
Sumo Group, the provider of award-winning creative and development services to the video games and entertainment industries, is delighted to announce it has achieved a 3 Star Accreditation for a second consecutive year in the highly regarded Best Companies Survey.
The sought-after accolade represents ‘World Class’ levels of Workplace Engagement and is widely seen as the benchmark for measuring engagement in workplaces across the United Kingdom.
"We're thrilled that Sumo Group has again achieved the maximum 3 Star Accreditation in the Best Companies Survey,” said Carl Cavers, CEO. “Our people are at the very core of our businesses, recognised as vital to our success and we're committed to providing a world-class environment for them to thrive in. I'd like to thank them for their contribution and engagement levels with the Best Companies survey which once again demonstrates Sumo Group is one of the best places to work in video games.”
Through 2021 Sumo Group businesses have received numerous awards recognising their efforts around workplace engagement. These include TIGA STAR Awards for Sumo Digital and Atomhawk, Develop:Star awards for Best Studio for Sumo Digital and listings in GI.biz Best Places to Work for Lab42 and Red Kite Games.
About Sumo Group
Sumo Group provides acclaimed development, design and publishing services to the video games and entertainment industries from studios in the UK, India, Canada, the US, and Poland.
Sumo Digital, as the Group's primary business, is one of the UK's largest independent developers of AAA-rated video games, having studios in Sheffield, Newcastle, Nottingham, Leamington Spa, Warrington and Pune, India. The business has acquired three studios since IPO, which operate under their own names, BAFTA award-winning The Chinese Room in Brighton, Red Kite Games in Leeds, Lab42 in Leamington Spa and PixelAnt Games in Wroclaw, Poland. Sumo Digital provides turnkey and co-development solutions to a global blue-chip client base.
Pipeworks is an innovative, well-established, and respected US video games developer based in Eugene, Oregon. It provides full development, co-development, and live operations to premier video game publishers and other partners.
Secret Mode is a video games publisher, focused on delivering fresh and new gaming experiences to players and building expansive and fulfilling communities around those games. It will publish titles developed within Sumo Group and also by independent developers.
Atomhawk is a multi-award-winning visual design company, with studios in Newcastle and in Vancouver (Canada), servicing the games, film, and visual effects industries.
Auroch Digital is a Bristol-based videogame developer and publisher with a focus on original IP creation.
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