Join us for an evening of high-profile technical talks and mingling about mobile gaming, featuring speakers from Scopely, Buffalo Studios, and Tapjoy! The event will take place at the startup accelerator StartEngine's headquarters in Westwood.
6:30pm: arrival and mingling with drinks and food
7:00pm: lightning technical talks from Scopely, Buffalo Studios, and TapJoy
8:15pm: startup pitches (3 min each)
PARKING: Ample street parking around the building, free after 6pm.
If you would like to pitch your company or idea during the event, contact me or reply below ASAP, we only have two slots left!
Larry Sequino, iOS Developer/Technical Product Manager, Buffalo Studios
Background: Larry graduated from USC with a Bachelor's in Computer Science (Games) and a Masters in Computer Science. While in school he worked with a team to conceive and build an original game called DancePad that we later formed a company around and sold to Moonshark. The game went on to be featured and become the number 2 free iPad app on the App Store. Larry currently works at Buffalo Studios as an iOS Developer and Technical Product Manager where he developed the Top-100-grossing game Bingo Rush, and does feature design on Bingo Blitz.
Tiago Domingos, Director of Product Management, Scopely
Background: At 19, Tiago was elected to a position in the Lisbon Assembly. His precociousness was first spotted when he drove a tractor at age 3 on his family’s olive farm in Portugal. Prior to joining Scopely as Director of Product Management, Tiago was VP of Revenue and Growth at Skout. Previously, he held several Marketing, Sales and Operations positions at OpenAir (acquired by Netsuite) across 3 continents. He has a B.A. in Management from the Nova SBE and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
About Buffalo Studios: Buffalo Studios makes highly interactive social & mobile games, bringing a fresh face to classic games. Based in Santa Monica, CA, Buffalo Studios is behind the #1 Bingo game on Facebook. Bingo Blitz and Bingo Rush are currently highly ranked on the Top Grossing charts for iOS and Android.
About Scopely: Scopely is a mobile network that works with the top independent studios to co-develop multi-player games that leverage its network for technology, distribution and monetization. Top-Grossing mobile games include Dice With Buddies and Jewels With Buddies.
About Tapjoy: Tapjoy’s turnkey in-app advertising platform helps developers to cost-effectively acquire high-value new users and monetize their applications, while its powerful advertising marketplace lets brand advertisers reach a global mobile audience spanning more than 97,000 applications. For more information, visit www.Tapjoy.com