Recreation business veteran spearheads the Board as the corporate continues to empower sports activities and leisure content material suppliers with the world’s easiest and most accessible gamification platform
VANCOUVER, BC, Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — GameOn Leisure Applied sciences, the chief in offering shoppers, broadcasters, sportsbooks and companions with interactive, social experiences round sports activities, TV and dwell occasions, at present is happy to announce J Moses because the Chairman of its Board of Administrators.
The Board of Administrators consists of GameOn Leisure Applied sciences CEO and founder Matt Bailey, J Moses (chairman) and Shafin Diamond Tejani, CEO of Victory Sq. Applied sciences.
Vahid Shababi, Chief Progress Officer of Victory Sq. Applied sciences, will function an Advisor to the corporate; extra Advisors will probably be introduced at a later date.
Moses, a revered recreation business veteran who helmed BMG Video games, which revealed the unique Grand Theft Auto, has served as a Director at Take-Two Interactive since 2007. He additionally serves on the Board of ReadyUp, an esports platform, and as an Advisor for Simulmedia, PrizePaymentsPro and the sports activities wagering platform Guess.Works, which was not too long ago acquired by Ballys. From 1998 to 2009, Moses was the founder/CEO of UGO Networks, an internet writer delivering info and leisure for avid gamers which was acquired by Hearst. Moses, who advises lots of the world’s greatest leisure platforms, is serving as an Govt Producer for a scripted esports present for the CW Community.
“I have been within the leisure, sports activities, video games, tech, and sports activities wagering companies for 40 years and I’ve by no means been extra excited concerning the alternatives at hand. All of those companies are converging and GameOn is completely positioned to take full benefit of this confluence,” Moses stated. “GameOn Leisure Applied sciences’ easy and accessible apps not solely additional viewers and viewer engagement from the consolation of the house, but in addition empower content material suppliers to evolve their content material into interactive and social experiences with ease. GameOn is really a game-changer.”
A serial entrepreneur and investor, Tejani based Victory Sq. Applied sciences in 2017. Victory Sq. is a enterprise builder that builds start-ups within the internet, cell, gaming and movie areas with a particular concentrate on funding socially accountable corporations, worldwide start-ups and feminine founders. Its portfolio consists of 23 world corporations utilizing AI, VR/AR and blockchain to disrupt fintech, insurance coverage, well being and gaming.
Shababi, who joined Victory Sq. in 2018, is an progressive and client-driven gross sales and advertising chief with a 15-year document of feat creating and executing strategic gross sales and advertising initiatives, promoting, and advertising.
GameOn Leisure Applied sciences (GET) additionally boasts leaders from EA Sports activities, Intuit, Dapper Labs, Scopely, and the Brooklyn Nets. Santiago Jaramillo, Vice President of Product, spent 10 years constructing the EA Sports activities’ FIFA franchise and has labored on initiatives together with NBA Prime Shot.
“As we enter the following chapter of our evolution with companions at V2 Video games, I am extra excited than ever about the way forward for GameOn Leisure Applied sciences not solely with the chance at hand, however with the excellent women and men who will be part of us on this journey,” CEO and founder Matt Bailey stated. “We’re lucky to collaborate with folks of various experiences and views, and I am proud to say that greater than two-thirds of our workers, Advisors and Administrators are girls or minorities. This breadth of backgrounds will profit us as we proceed to increase in 2021 and past.”
Based in 2018, GameOn Leisure Applied sciences empowers sports activities and leisure content material suppliers with the world’s easiest and most accessible gamification platform. Whether or not it is supporting TV networks, OTT platforms, sportsbooks or leagues, GameOn helps companions flip their content material—the whole lot from sports activities to actuality TV—into interactive and social experiences by way of cell and TV apps.
After finishing the Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars in 2018, GameOn secured distribution rights into Comcast properties and bars, and works with white-label companions together with NBCUniversal, Bravo and The Actual Housewives.
GameOn was purchased by V2 Video games Inc, a portfolio firm of Vancouver-based video and cell recreation ventures agency Victory Sq. Applied sciences in December 2020. Following the asset buy, the corporate was renamed GameOn Leisure Applied sciences. It’s anticipated to listing its frequent shares on the Canadian Securities Trade (CSE) in Q1 of 2021.
About GameOn Leisure Applied sciences
GameOn Entertainment Technologies (GET) is the main expertise firm offering shoppers, broadcasters, sportsbooks, venues and model companions with interactive, social experiences round sports activities, tv and dwell occasions. After finishing the Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars, and launching in 2018, GameOn landed distribution rights into Comcast properties. GameOn additionally works with white-label companions together with NBCUniversal, Bravo and The Actual Housewives. V2 Video games Inc. completed the asset buy of GameOn in December 2020.
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