There are a number of career options and even more ways to wind up in the industry, but one thing's for sure, if someone wants to know what it takes to make it, they won’t want to miss this panel!
Richmond, VA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014
GameSkinny, the leading collaborative publishing platform for aspiring game journalists, announced their panel for this year’s PAX East – “Land My Job! Inside Advice on Getting into the Game Industry.” Panel attendees will hear firsthand from industry professionals as they share experiences, stories, and advice about how they landed their jobs. This year’s panelists include:
- Robot Entertainment - Justin Korthof, Community Manager
- FrogDice Studio – Pang, VP/Creative Director and Michael Hartman, CEO
- The Drunken Moogle - Mitch Hutts, Creator and Manager
- Indie Game Stand - Mike Gnade, Owner/Business Dev and Matt "Canj" Cangialosi, Marketing/Community Manager
- Andy Lunique, Former Ubisoft Brand Ambassador
- Lunchtime Studios - Dan Higgins, Owner / Lead Programmer
- Robot Loves Kitty - Alix Stolzer, PR & Dev
- Super Soul - Richie Hoagland, Creative Director
“At GameSkinny we know firsthand that so many of the careers in this industry aren't just programming and design - marketers, event coordinators, community managers, mixologists and many others make up the gaming industry,” said Amy White, Editor and Chief of GameSkinny. “There are a number of career options and even more ways to wind up in the industry, but one thing's for sure, if someone wants to know what it takes to make it, they won’t want to miss this panel!”
The panel will be at 2pm ET in the Condor Theater on Friday, April 11th, 2014 at PAX East in Boston MA.
To learn more about GameSkinny, please visit http://www.gameskinny.com.
For a complete schedule of PAX East 2014 please visit east.paxsite.com/schedule.
Founded in 2012 by Launch Media Network, creators of community management platforms, data analytic tools and mobile apps for the gaming industry, GameSkinny is an innovative publishing platform where gamers discover, create, and promote their voice to the gaming community. Created with the belief that gamers are the true voice of the industry, GameSkinny gives passionate players and gaming enthusiasts a platform of their own, where they can contribute a wide range of content, including articles, videos, reviews, and how-to’s. Curated by a professional editorial staff, GameSkinny is the place where great gaming content gets a voice, is shared, discovered, and discussed by millions.