ClassyBeef adds HeatoN as new brand ambassador

iGaming company ClassyBeef has announced the addition of former Counter-Strike player and manager Emil 'HeatoN' Christensen as its latest brand ambassador. Described by the firm as the 'first true esports superstar', HeatoN was a part of...

CCO Neil Duffy announces his departure from CSL Esports

Chief Commercial Officer Neil Duffy has announced that he is leaving collegiate esports firm CSL Esports (formally known as the Collegiate StarLeague) and WorldGaming. According to Duffy, the reasoning for his departure is...

Method appoints Joel Holmes-Darby as General Manager

British esports organisation Method has announced Joel Holmes-Darby, the co-founder of EXCEL Esports, as its new General Manager. According to the organisation's website, Holmes-Darby will be working with Method's World of Warcraft guild...
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Nerd Street Gamers hires Andrea Intiso as Director of Publisher Relations

Esports event network Nerd Street Gamers (NSG) has hired Andrea Intiso, formerly of ESL Gaming, as its Director of Publisher Relations. RELATED: Nerd Street Gamers hires Jonathon Oudthone as Director of National Programming Intiso...
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Tier One Entertainment partners with Smart Communications

Esports talent agency Tier One Entertainment and telecommunications giant Smart Communications, Inc last week announced a long-term partnership at a press conference in the Philippines. RELATED: BITKRAFT Ventures raises $165M for esports, gaming...
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Gfinity announces monthly profits, sells Esports Awards stake

Esports and gaming solutions provider Gfinity last week declared it achieved month-on-month (MoM) operating profitability for October and November — the first time the company has done so since 2014. RELATED: Gfinity continues...

Wim Stocks joins Belong as SVP Partnerships & Commercial

Wim Stocks, formerly the CEO and Chairman of CSL Esports, has joined gaming-arena developer Belong, a subsidiary of Vindex, as its Senior Vice President of Partnerships & Commercial. RELATED: Vindex reportedly set to acquire...
Sophia Antipolis

Nicecactus: Ad and sponsorship strategy needs to be overhauled

The aptly named Nicecactus is nestled in the Sophia Antipolis valley near Nice, France — a tech cluster similar to Silicon Valley in San Francisco — along with companies like Huawei,...
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MLG Co-founder Mike Sepso discusses the ‘esports bubble’ and Vindex’s success

Mike Sepso — ESI Class of 2020 Hall of Fame inductee Mike Sepso — is an esports legend. The man that, along with Sundance DiGiovanni, founded Major League Gaming (MLG) is...
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Luckbox debuts on TSX Venture Exchange

Real Luck Group Ltd, Luckbox's parent company, has made its debut on Toronto’s TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) trading under the ticker ‘LUCK’. RELATED: Luckbox CEO: Going public is the hardest thing I’ve done The esports betting...