Wins for Atomhawk and Red Kite Games at Best Places to Work Awards 2023

28th Sep 2023 Awards

We’re thrilled to say that two of our Sumo Digital studios have received accolades in the Best Places to Work Awards 2023! 

Our award-winning art and design studio Atomhawk was recognised as one of 2023’s Best Places to Work for its efforts in creating a great workplace culture for its people to thrive.

“I am very proud to have accepted the Best Places to Work award for a second consecutive year,” said Darren Yeomans, Studio Director at Atomhawk. “This award is a fantastic accolade to have as it highlights our wider team who ensure the smooth running of projects and constant effort to ensure our artists experience the best possible environment to work in.

“It’s for that reason I’d like to call out special thanks to our Production Team, Engagement Team and Management Team who between them ensure the Atomhawk experience, whether it’s for our clients or our people, is world-class.”

Meanwhile, over at Red Kite Games, Studio Director & co-founder Simon Iwaniszak picked up the ‘Best Boss’ award for his dedicated leadership at the Leeds-based studio.

“I’m delighted to have been awarded UK Best Boss at the 2023, Best Places to Work Awards,” said Simon. “Since founding Red Kite in 2012 we’ve put the wellbeing of our team at the heart of what we do. I feel extremely thankful to work with such amazing, passionate and talented people every single day.”

The Best Places to Work Awards is the only event to celebrate employer excellence specifically for the video games industry. The full list of winners can be found here

28th September 2023 Awards