UBTECH Sets Up North American HQ In LA

UBTECH Robotics, a developer of robots and robot toys used for the STEM- (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), entertainment, and other markets, said on Wednesday that it has opened up a new, North American headquarters in downtown Los Angeles. The company said it is expanding its headquarters and leadership team, with a sales, marketing and support team in the locaiton. UBTECH did not say how many it plans to hire at the location. As part of the expansion, the company said it has named Susan Taigen as Head of Sales; Taigen was previously in VP of sales roles at Sega of America, Mattel Interactive, Cinemood, Immersive Play, Leapfrog Enterprises, and Namco Bandai Games, annd others.