IRVINE, Calif., March 5, 2009 – EON Reality, Inc., the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced that Pierre-Julien Barraud has joined the EON Team as Business Development Director of France. His industry insight and local market knowledge will be crucial in helping the company to strengthen its position in the French market.

In his new position, Pierre-Julien assumes responsibility for the company’s sales and marketing activities in France and the coordination of the Clermont-Ferrand Interactive Digital Center (IDC).

Pierre-Julien graduated from the Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France, with a master degree in mechanical engineering.

Prior to joining EON Reality, Pierre-Julien worked for the Swedish bearing manufacturer SKF between 2003 and 2007 were he handled various responsibilities in engineering, project management and business development. He then decided to go back to school and finished an MBA at the INSEAD business school in France/Singapore.

“I’m very pleased to join the dynamic EON team and really look forward to this exciting challenge of developing EON’s business in the wide and diverse French market,” said Pierre-Julien Barraud.

“We are delighted that Pierre-Julien has joined our team at EON. We look forward to him further strengthening and increasing our position within France and running the IDC in Clermont-Ferrand”, said Mats Johansson, President of EON Reality, Inc.

Find out more about the IDC in Clermont-Ferrand in the media:
Clermont Communauté Info
Demain Clermont-Ferrand
La Montagne – edition Clermont Métropole
Le Point
Magazine D’Information Sur L’Auvergne en Mouvement

About EON Reality
EON Reality, Inc. is the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider. EON’s powerful software solutions are helping companies increase sales, communicate product functionality more effectively and decrease the cost of service, training and technical support. EON’s products have a high level of interactivity, simulation realism, rendering quality and integrated data exchange capability optimized for high performance on today’s standard PCs and the Internet. EON customers include large corporations such as Atlas Copco, Bechtel, Boeing, Bombardier, Hon, Intel, Lexus, Lufthansa -Teknik, Samsung, Siemens Medical, Suzuki and Toyota. For more information, go to