July 13, 1993 |
Baker & Taylor Affiliated Labels, a Simi Valley distributor of entertainment, educational and business-related software, has had its contract renewed as exclusive marketer of disk-based video games produced by LucasArts Entertainment Co. The one-year extension means that Baker & Taylor will continue distributing all LucasArts titles on disk, including "Fate of Atlantis," a new game based on the "Indiana Jones" movies. LucasArts is headed by filmmaker George Lucas.
January 10, 1996
* Jane Gilbertson has been named director of marketing for Virgin Interactive Entertainment, an Irvine publisher and developer of entertainment software. Prior to joining the company, Gilbertson was director of marketing at Time Warner Interactive Entertainment and before that, the Macintosh division marketing manager for Interplay Productions. Also, Nancy Feiner has been named marketing manager. She was previously marketing manager at Capcom Co. Ltd.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 24, 1993 |
Team Rideshare, the $5.2-million Caltrans campaign that promotes car-pooling, invaded Simi Valley Wednesday with an unusual outdoor festival that sought to match up commuters who now drive to work alone. More than 500 workers, mainly from an east Simi Valley industrial park, enjoyed picnic food, music and other entertainment as they searched for car-pool partners or just celebrated the joys of ride-sharing.