igec esports deep dive

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Jack Etienne
CEO, Cloud9 & London Spitfire
Jack was working at a video broadcasting service company and stumbled into esports while helping out TSM. Jack is now managing game teams for various titles, such as League of Legends, Counter-Strike, Overwatch, Hearthstone, and Rocket League.

Jack’s C9 is one of the most famous professional gaming teams in the NA region, and is also well-known in South Korea for having many Korean players. Jack is a faithful team owner who knows how to keep teams in their best condition.
- Jack Etienne, CEO of Cloud 9: a Profitable Businessman’s Making an Esports Franchise - [Interview] "I gave Impact a hug after the game. Impact said ‘this is my gift to you'."
  • Place
    Crystal Cove Auditorium
    Time
    17:00 ~ 17:50
    Speakers

    Owning a Professional Team: How to Turn Your Dreams into Reality

    Owning a professional Esports organization. Anyone can dream it, but to make it into reality is another question. Hear the story of three North American Esports pioneers who know the ins-and-outs of starting a team and transforming it into something legendary.

    Learn about what it takes to grow thoughts into action and how to cope with the frustration and difficulties of starting a team from scratch. Hear the truth of forming a pro team from the ground up from the people who have lived it first hand.

    Place
    Crystal Cove Auditorium
    Time
    17:00 ~ 17:50
    • Jack Etienne
    • Noah Whinston
    • Mike Milanov
    • Arnold Hur
    • Christopher "MonteCristo" Mykles