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Onward Play Named Best Gaming Recruitment & Staffing Agency


Onward Play won ‘Best Gaming Recruitment & Staffing Agency in North America’ at the Gaming & Development Awards.

NORWALK, CT | May 23, 2023

Onward Play Named Best Gaming Staffing AgencyOnward Play, a division of Onward Search specializing in gaming and immersive technology talent, has been named ‘Best Gaming Recruitment & Staffing Agency in North America’ by Innovation in Business at the 2023 Gaming & Development Awards.

The Gaming & Development Awards recognize the leading innovators in game-making, design, publishing, and marketing. Innovation in Business uses strict merit-based criteria to assess all potential nominees so that only the most deserving companies are recognized for their accomplishments. Award winners were carefully selected by a diligent panel of experienced academic researchers.

“We are extremely honored to be recognized as the best staffing agency in our space,” stated Ken Clark, CEO of Onward Search. “This award is a testimony to our team’s unmatched customer obsession and steadfast commitment to helping clients find top gaming talent.”

“Despite the rising popularity of video games in recent years, we believe that it’s time to honor the ones who make such staggering feats within the sector possible,” stated Taylor Wilson, Gaming & Development Awards Coordinator. “Congratulations to all of our winners – we’re beyond eager to see how you continue to thrive within the new age of technology,” he continued.

Onward Search, the parent company of Onward Play, is coming off an award-winning year in which it won ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Client and Talent Awards. The company was also named a “Top 100 Staffing Firm” at the 2023 World Staffing Awards.

About Onward Play:

Onward Play is a division of Onward Search specializing in gaming and immersive technology talent. The agency helps game studios and forward-thinking companies take games to new levels, push the limits of web3 technologies and bring immersive experiences to life.

About Onward Search:

Onward Search is a staffing and talent solutions provider specializing in creative, marketing and technology. The company helps brands hire expert talent, engage strategic advisors and build scalable teams.

Founded in 2007, Onward Search is headquartered in Norwalk, CT, and services clients in all 50 US states. The company has been recognized by ClearlyRated as a Best of Staffing winner for its service to clients and talent.

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