Thursday April 8th, 6pm – 7pm
Registration Link: https://ithaca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eGAlowWZT-uoSS3offXi8w
The esports industry is growing and evolving rapidly across the globe. What kinds of jobs are available now, and how do we prepare for a career in this dynamic field? Learn from accomplished experts in the industry and IC Alum!
The Park Roundtable series convenes leading experts, practitioners, and Park faculty in a formal panel presentation to explore key issues in the industries and professions.
Joining us for this discussion on Gaming and Esports are four leaders in the esports media landscape:
Jenn Mancini is the Director of Client Strategy at Twitch and is the co-Founder of WxG (Womxn in Gaming), an informal club for womxn in the games and esports industries.
Nathan Lindberg is the Senior Director of Global Sponsorships and Regional Vice President for the East at Twitch.
Justin Joseph is an Emmy Award-Winning Creative Director with over 20 years of experience writing, producing, and directing content for major entertainment outlets such as HBO, GoPro, CNBC, NFL Network, and others. He is currently the Creative Director for Electronic Art’s Competitive Gaming Content & Programming division, which is part of the Competitive Gaming Entertainment Division, for all competitive titles.
Brian Terwilliger is the Vice President of Programming & Creative Strategy for the relaunching G4, returning to the comedy, gaming, and geek culture-focused network. From 2008-2011 Brian served as the Supervising Producer for G4’s flagship program, Attack of the Show.
This event is hosted by Alex Estabrook, an Instructor in the Television-Radio and Sports Media programs at Ithaca College.