Just sent off this press release an hour ago and my local paper is coming round tomorrow for pics! PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday March 5th 2007 Top Careers in WHSmith Since January 2005 a local Physics teacher has been working on a new educational enterprise. The aim of her business was to develop fun educational card games for schools. Over four thousand games have been distributed all over the country since. But for the first time one of her games will be available from WHSmith in the Ilford Exchange. Mrs Eiman Munro, qualified as a Physics teacher in 2004. After working for Woodbridge High School, she become pregnant and had a baby girl. It was whilst on maternity leave that she decided to work on creating educational resources that were fun for the pupils and ready made for the teachers. She has already won three awards including an innovation award from the London Development Agency for her newly launched card game called "Top Careers in Science". The new game will now be available to purchase in WHSmith, Ilford Exchange Mall. "I am so pleased that the local store manager has agreed to take the games on a trial basis", Eiman explains "this will allow the general public to access these games which are at the moment purchased by schools and teachers". --------------- Further information can be obtained from Mrs. Eiman Munro. Contact: 07939 609 126 57 Heathcote Court, Heathcote Avenue, Ilford, Essex, IG5 0QR E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.loopgames.co.uk The game has won an innovation funding for £1,000 from the London Development Agency through the SHELL STEP Programme. Eiman Munro has also won a Social Entrepreneur award from UNLTD (£4961) and a Merit Award (£250) for her Business Plan through the Enterprise Pavilion sponsored by the Arts Institute in Bournemouth. Eiman is on a childcare break but has filled it with the creation of a new education enterprise called Loop Cards Publishing Ltd.