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Wayne Kimmel and John Fazio to speak on Philly Ad Club's esports panel

  • Independence Visitor Center 599 Market Street Philadelphia, PA, 19106 United States (map)

Learn why esports is predicted to exceed $1 billion in revenue by 2019 and how you can take advantage of it!

Whether you fully know what it is about or not, your marketing efforts will benefit from hearing from a panel of experts on:

  • How home gaming evolved into sellout crowds in arenas to watch teams compete
  • The reasons why advertisers and brands are sponsoring players, teams and leagues
  • Why a devoted, youthful demographic is just now bursting into the mainstream
  • And teen video players are being recruited to participate with $100,000 salaries
  • Plus, compete for game prize pools over a $1,000,000
  • It’s all about the force gaming has become in the world of sports, entertainment and technology

Panelists:

  • Wayne Kimmel – Managing Partner, SeventySix Capital
  • John Fazio – Chairman/President, N3rd Street Gamers
  • Jon Gosier – Founder/General Partner, Southbox Ventures
  • Jeff Hemschoot – Marketing Director, Jersey Mike’s
  • Anthony Pizzo – esports PhD Candidate, Fox School of Business

Moderator:

  • Zack Seward – Editor-in-Chief, Technical.ly

All attendees will receive a free ticket to Game Masters: The Exhibition, courtesy of the Franklin Institute

Early Bird Pricing (ends at 11:59 PM on 7/9):
$50 per Philly Ad Club Member and Corporate Member Guest
$75 per non-member
$35 per student member

Pricing After 7/9:
$60 per Philly Ad Club Member and Corporate Member Guest
$85 per non-member
$45 student member

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