TSM names Ned Watkins as Senior Vice President of Sales

North American organisation TSM has announced that Ned Watkins has joined the organisation as its Senior Vice President of Sales. According to the announcement, Watkins will be responsible for all content monetisation. RELATED: TSM selects Herman Miller...
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Nerd Street Gamers hires Jonathon Oudthone as Director of National Programming

Esports infrastructure company Nerd Street Gamers (NSG) has announced the hiring of Jonathon Oudthone as its Director of National Programming. Oudthone will be responsible for the development of live events across North America alongside establishing new...
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Luckbox CEO: Going public is the hardest thing I’ve done

For Quentin Martin, the Luckbox CEO, 2020 has been alright. In many ways it’s been stellar.  Not only does he plan to take his company public on December 14th; he also lives...
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Nicecactus discusses the future of the Monaco Gaming Show

Earlier this month, Esports Insider reported that Nicecactus had partnered with the Monaco Esports Federation and Monaco eSports to deliver the annual Monaco Gaming Show, with the esports platform serving as...

Florida’s Aquatik Esports hires VP Rob Borm, expands events slate

Aquatik Esports, a Florida-based esports organisation that fields competitive teams and hosts community events, has announced the hiring of a new vice president, Rob Borm. Borm, who was previously the Associate Publisher...

Evil Geniuses hires Michael Fudzinski as Chief Revenue Officer

Seattle-based esports organisation Evil Geniuses has announced the hiring of former Red Bull Executive, Michael Fudzinski, as its new Chief Revenue Officer.  The hiring comes at the tail end of a record-breaking...

Key esports sponsorships and partnerships, November 2020

As always, there were plenty of notable deals made in the esports industry last month. Tokidoki and Team Liquid; Casio and FaZe Clan; ESforce and Skillbox; and many more. To keep...

Cyberport: Why discussing esports platforms and e-commerce is crucial

The esports industry is the kind of industry that hasn’t developed out of need, but rather, out of passion. It’s an ecosystem where all participants, such as esports organisations, tournament organisers...

Esports investment report: $63.27m committed in November 2020

Compared to September and October—two gargantuan months for esports investment—things cooled down last month. According to Esports Insider's calculations, September totalled £143.6m and October saw £240.24m in overall disclosed investment. Funding...

aXiomatic names Mark Vela as Chief Strategy Officer

aXiomatic Gaming, the parent company of esports organisation Team Liquid, has announced the appointment of Mark Vela as its Chief Strategy Officer.  According to a release, Vela will be responsible for overseeing the...