|From:||Anil Pattni (.|
|Sent on:||Thursday, August 16, 2012 2:32 PM|
For registered members on www.OCHackerz.com only.
Thursday, August 23, 2012
7:00 PM To 9:00 PM
2040 Main St, Irvine, Ca (edit map)
If your interested in attending the event below, make sure your registered on www.OCHackerz.com and drop me a message, i'll reserve your ticket.
Also you can purchase your own ticket on their site for $25 a piece.
Hear from experts and influencers in the fastest growing media segment; Video Games. Learn on what’s being invested in, new opportunities to market your business too, and more importantly what “BIG” opportunities still lie ahead in the video gaming industry.
Brock Pierce: Brock is CEO of Playsino and a Managing Director of the Clearstone Global Gaming Fund. Pierce is best known for pioneering the market for virtual goods in online games. He has founded eight companies, acquired more than thirty companies, and closed a dozen corporate finance transactions, securing more than $200 million on behalf of his companies.
Among his other current ventures, Pierce spun Xfire out of Viacom and sits on the board. Xfire is a communication and social tool for hardcore gamers. Pierce is also the founder of ZAM, one of the largest gaming networks providing information and services to more than 15 million gamers monthly; IGE, the largest retailer of virtual goods in the Western World; Playsino, a leading social casino game publisher; EverTune, a patented proprietary technology which keeps any stringed instrument in tune for the life of the string set by utilizing a unique spring system to maintain constant tension; and RevenueAPEX, a specialty finance company advancing receivables for the Internet industry.
Tony Crisp: Tony is the CEO and senior brand strategist of CRISP Brand Agency, an award-winning brand development and integrated marketing agency located in Orange County, California. Since founding CRISP in 1992, Tony has been helping global and regional businesses solidify their marketing messages, establish and strengthen their branding and grow into powerhouses. Thanks to Tony’s vision and brand acuity, the CRISP active client roster includes XFX, PINE Group, G4S International, G8 Brand apparel and the University of California at Irvine.
A graduate of University of California at Irvine with a Bachelor of Science in biology, Tony also graduated from the MDE Entrepreneur Certificate Program at the UCLA Anderson School of Business Management. Tony has been an instructor for the Branding and Graphic Design course at the Art Institute of California. Today, Tony serves on the Board of Directors of Game with Heart and previously served as the President of the Board of Directors for the Santa Ana Artist Walk HOA Association and is a member of the Ad Club of Orange County. He has served as Vice President of Marketing for the Executive Board of Directors of the University of California at Irvine Alumni Association and also has been on the Board of Advisors and Commencement Speaker for the Art Institute of California.
John Unyshek: John Junyszek: John is the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Spawnd; a social networking platform for online PC and console gamers whose central mission is to connect college-video game players worldwide. Spawnd is an innovative social platform for online video-game players that rewards users for their game play and allows them to compare stats on a universal ranking leaderboard. Spawnd is truly unique in that it couples the connectivity of playing games with an innovative and interactive website that actually rewards members for their game-play directly. Put simply, the more you play, the more you earn a chance at receiving discounts and prizes on games and accessories. Spawnd has won numerous awards including top placing at UCI Irvine’s 2011 & 2012 business plan competitions for best entrepreneurship venture.
Bryan Elliott: Bryan’s on camera credits most recently include being the executive producer, writer and host of Behind the Brand, a TV show that profiles the people in business who are making things happen. Behind the Brandairs locally on cable TV networks and nationally online on Mashable.com, HuffingtonPost.com, Entrepreneur.com, (Amex) OpenForum.com, Apple TV, Roku Box and several other verticals. Bryan is a Southern California native with a 15-year history on the client side of brand marketing in industries like action sports, entertainment & movies, and digital tech. He is a recognized member of the WGA (Writers Guild of America). Bryan is also the founder of LinkedOC; a One of the largest networking communities representing the top industries in OC dedicated to Orange County business in Southern California.