IPSA Selects Video Game Executive to Head Intellectual Property Investigations

ESA's Robert Hunter to IPSA International

Jan 18, 2008, 00:00 ET from IPSA International, Inc.

    VANCOUVER, Canada, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- IPSA International, Inc.,
 (IPSA) an international risk advisory firm, is pleased to announce that
 Robert L. Hunter "Beau" has joined as the firm's Director of Intellectual
 Property Investigations. In this role, Mr. Hunter will be looked upon to
 provide consulting and investigative services, training and will be a
 client/government liaison with an emphasis on Intellectual Property rights
 enforcement and solutions.
     Prior to joining IPSA, he served as Manager of Intellectual Property
 Enforcement for Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the advocate and
 voice of the entertainment software and video game hardware industries in
 North America and around the world. During his tenure with the ESA, Mr.
 Hunter created and managed domestic and international IP enforcement
 programs involving retail and Internet piracy.
     "Beau Hunter is a recognized IPR expert and a welcome addition to the
 Vancouver office. He brings with him an established skill set that will
 allow IPSA to excel in the IPR field and his presence will assist in
 emphasizing the need for more anti-piracy efforts in Canada," stated Kim
 Marsh, Managing Director, Vancouver office.
     Mr. Hunter is also an internationally recognized expert on Intellectual
 Property brand protection and has been an advisor and lecturer on IP
 investigative issues to many international government agencies and trade
 groups such as U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Royal Canadian
 Mounted Police, and Hong Kong Customs and Excise. He has significant
 multi-cultural experience and is fluent in French.
     IPSA International, Inc. is an international risk advisory firm which
 provides clients in the corporate, financial and legal communities with
 high-end investigative consulting services. Through offices in the United
 States, Canada and Mexico and a network of associates located in over 130
 countries. IPSA's preferred practice areas are: Anti-Money Laundering,
 Asset Location, Intellectual Property, Fraud Investigations and Due
 Diligence services.
     Contact: Jillian Bernaiche
     Phone: 602-889-1626

SOURCE IPSA International, Inc.