BIG Esports Podcast

BIG Esports Podcast

www.bigesports.gg
Learn about business in games from the best, covering multiple industries ranging from content creators to esports investors & professional gamers. This podcast focuses on content behind the curtain of the entire computer gaming scene.


#088 - Striking A Balance. Business Reflecting Life
Jun 1 • 70 min
Striking A Balance. Business Reflecting Life with David Chen - Partner at GTIFCapital & Investor in FaZe Clan Show notes Guest - David Chen Twitter LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#87 - The Kids Are Alright. Call Of Duty Ace At 5 Years Old - With Rowdy Rogan And Harry (Dad) - 5 Year Old Content Creator, Streamer And Call Of Duty Gamer
May 25 • 59 min
The Kids Are Alright. Call Of Duty Ace At 5 Years Old With Rowdy Rogan And Harry (Dad) - 5 Year Old Content Creator, Streamer And Call Of Duty Gamer Show Notes Guest - Rowdy Rogan and Harry (Dad) : Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a…
#086 - Doing Esports Right. Why You Need To Lawyer Up - With Justin Jacobson - Esports & Entertainment Attorney
May 18 • 82 min
Doing Esports Right. Why You Need To Lawyer Up With Justin Jacobson - Esports & Entertainment Attorney Show Notes Guest - Justin Jacobson LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#085 - Sparks Will Fly. FaZe, Esports And $40m In Funding - With Clinton Sparks - VP of Business Development at FaZe Clan
May 11 • 100 min
Sparks Will Fly. FaZe, Esports And $40m In Funding With Clinton Sparks - VP of Business Development at FaZe Clan Show Notes Guest - Clinton Sparks LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#084 - Pandemic Response In Esports. Finding Solutions In The Storm - With Wim Stocks & Ben Feferman
May 4 • 52 min
Pandemic Response In Esports. Finding Solutions In The Storm With Wim Stocks - General Manager/CEO at WorldGaming & Collegiate StarLeague & Ben Feferman - CEO of Amuka Esports Show Notes Guest - Wim Stocks LinkedIn Twitter Guest - Ben Feferman LinkedIn…
#083 - Esports in South-East Asia. Bigger Than Mobile Games - With Allan Phang - Regional Head of Marketing & PR at EVOS Esports
Apr 27 • 72 min
Esports in South-East Asia. Bigger Than Mobile Games With Allan Phang - Regional Head of Marketing & PR at EVOS Esports Show Notes Guest - Allan Phang LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#082 - From Music To Esports - Shifting Revenue From Sponsorships - With Patrick Mahoney - Co-Founder & CEO of We Are Nations
Apr 20 • 73 min
From Music To Esports - Shifting Revenue From Sponsorships With Patrick Mahoney - Co-Founder & CEO of We Are Nations Show Notes Guest - Patrick Mahoney LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#081 - Cards On The Table. The Strategy Behind Tempo Storm - With Andrey ‘Reynad’ Yanyuk - Founder & CEO of Tempo Storm
Apr 13 • 67 min
Cards On The Table. The Strategy Behind Tempo Storm With Andrey ‘Reynad’ Yanyuk - Founder & CEO of Tempo Storm Show Notes Guest - Andrey ‘Reynad’ Yanyuk: LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#080 - Breaking Down Streaming. Big Numbers, Big Facts & Big Ideas - With Bobby Baird - Director of Strategic Partnerships at Stream Hatchet
Apr 6 • 85 min
Breaking Down Streaming. Big Numbers, Big Facts & Big Ideas With Bobby Baird - Director of Strategic Partnerships at Stream Hatchet Show Notes Guest - Bobby Baird: LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith: LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#079 - Sim Racing In The Spotlight. When Esports Is The Only Sport Standing - With Jamie MacLaurin - Co-Founder of Veloce Esports
Mar 30 • 63 min
Sim Racing In The Spotlight. When Esports Is The Only Sport Standing with Jamie MacLaurin - Co-Founder of Veloce Esports Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/79 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#078 - Interactive Streaming. The Future of Viewer-Driven Engagement - with AJ ‘Dr Doom’ Shewki - Co-Founder & CEO of LIV
Mar 20 • 64 min
Interactive Streaming. The Future of Viewer-Driven Engagement with AJ ‘Dr Doom’ Shewki - Co-Founder & CEO of LIV Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/78 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#077 - A Pro’s Journey. A Pro Player Turned Businessman with Skyler Johnson - Co-Founder of CTRL & Esports Entrepreneur
Mar 13 • 87 min
A Pro’s Journey. A Pro Player Turned Businessman with Skyler Johnson - Co-Founder of CTRL & Esports Entrepreneur Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/77 Guest - Skyler Johnson LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice…
#076 - Sports & Esports. Franchises, Integration & Ownership with George Pappas - VP of Global Partnerships, AEG
Mar 6 • 76 min
Sports & Esports. Franchises, Integration & Ownership with George Pappas - VP of Global Partnerships, AEG Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/76 Guest - George Pappas LinkedIn Email Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#075 - Player-driven Business. Players, Management and Values with Jonathan ‘Loda’ Berg - CEO of Alliance
Feb 28 • 96 min
Player-Driven Business. Players, Management and Values with Jonathan ‘Loda’ Berg - CEO of Alliance Show Notes Jonathan ‘Loda’ Berg LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIn Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#074 - Esports Attorneys. Players, Publishers and Brands with Ryan Fairchild – Attorney
Feb 19 • 80 min
Esports Attorneys. Players, Publishers and Brands with Ryan Fairchild – Attorney Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/74 Ryan Fairchild LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#073 - Player Started Esports Organisations with Henrik Denebrandt – CEO and Co-Founder at GODSENT
Feb 12 • 77 min
Player Started Esports Organisations with Henrik Denebrandt – CEO and Co-Founder at GODSENT Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/73 Henrik Denebrandt LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#072 - Team Flash and SEA Esports with Terrance Ting CEO at Team Flash
Feb 5 • 51 min
Team Flash and SEA Esports with Terrance Ting CEO at Team Flash Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/72 Terrance Ting LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#071 - Expanding into China, Audiences and Affiliates with Matthew Kowalak and John Pelcak
Jan 29 • 65 min
Expanding into China, Audiences and Affiliates with: Matthew Kowalak - Managing Director at China Ecom Boost John Pelcak - Client Director at M.A.A. Talent China Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/71 Matthew Kowalak LinkedIn John Pelcak LinkedIn Host -…
#070 - $300K Influencer Revenue at 17 with Kieran John - Esports Agent at DULCEDO Management
Jan 22 • 71 min
$300K Influencer Revenue at 17 with Kieran John - Esports Agent at DULCEDO Management Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/70 Kieran John LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#069 - Esports from the Players with Peter Dager - Dota 2 Captain of Ninjas in Pyjamas
Jan 15 • 60 min
Esports from the Players with Peter Dager - Dota 2 Captain of Ninjas in Pyjamas Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/69 Peter Dager LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#068 - Aggregating Esports Broadcasts and Statistics with Ben Goldhaber - Co-Founder & CEO at Juked
Jan 8 • 42 min
Aggregating Esports Broadcasts and Statistics with Ben Goldhaber - Co-Founder & CEO at Juked Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/68 Ben Goldhaber LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#067 - The Mobile Gaming and Esports Ecosystem with Jeff Chau – CEO and Founder at GameGether
Jan 5 • 58 min
The Mobile Gaming and Esports Ecosystem with Jeff Chau – CEO and Founder at GameGether Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/67 Jeff Chau LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitterf —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#066 – Building Brands on TikTok with Jayde Vincent - 1.2M Followers
Dec 25, 2019 • 53 min
Building Brands on TikTok with Jayde Vincent - 1.2M Followers Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/66 Jayde Vincent LinkedIn TikTok Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#065 – Providing Value in Esports with Mark Warburton - Chief Marketing Officer at Mogul
Dec 25, 2019 • 66 min
Providing Value in Esports with Mark Warburton - Chief Marketing Officer at Mogul Show Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/65 Mark Warburton LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#064 – Brand Education for Gaming and Esports with Gui Barbosa - Head of Business at nøline
Dec 11, 2019 • 63 min
Brand Education for Gaming and Esports with Gui Barbosa - Head of Business at nøline Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/64 Gui Barbosa LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#063 – Esports Mega Facilities with Allie Young - CEO at Axis Replay
Dec 4, 2019 • 58 min
Esports Mega Facilities with Allie Young - CEO at Axis Replay Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/63 Allie Young LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#062 – Building Brands in Esports with Markel Lee - Co-Owner & CCO at AoE Creative
Nov 28, 2019 • 77 min
Building Brands in Esports with Markel Lee - Co-Owner & CCO at AoE Creative Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/62 Markel Lee LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#061 – Developing Games in Esports with Stewart Chisam – CEO and President at Hi-Rez Studios
Nov 21, 2019 • 93 min
Developing Games in Esports with Stewart Chisam – CEO and President at Hi-Rez Studios Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/61 Guest - Stewart Chisam LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#060 - Business Development in Esports with Matt Roche - Director of Business Development at Pittsburgh Knights
Nov 14, 2019 • 84 min
Business Development in Esports with Matt Roche - Director of Business Development at Pittsburgh Knights Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/60 Guest - Matt Roche LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#059 - Casting in Esports Building your Experience with Toby ‘TobiWan’ Dawson - Esports Commentator for DOTA 2
Nov 6, 2019 • 86 min
Casting in Esports Building your Experience with Toby ‘TobiWan’ Dawson - Esports Commentator for DOTA 2 Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/59 Guest - Toby ‘TobiWan’ Dawson LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#058 - Esports in Brazil, Passion and Engagement with Eric Teixeira, CEO of Mais Esports
Oct 30, 2019 • 72 min
Esports in Brazil, Passion and Engagement with Eric Teixeira - CEO of Mais Esports Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/58 Guest - Eric Teixeira LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#057 - Crossover Between F1, Esports and Sim Racing with James Baldwin - Esports Driver Veloce Esports
Oct 24, 2019 • 63 min
Crossover Between F1, Esports and Sim Racing with James Baldwin - Esports Driver Veloce Esports Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/57 Guest - James Baldwin LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#056 - Professional & Personal Branding in Esports with Sam Mutimer - Chief Executive Officer at Thinktank Social
Oct 24, 2019 • 69 min
Professional & Personal Branding in Esports with Sam Mutimer - Chief Executive Officer at Thinktank Social Shot Notes https://www.bigesports.gg/56 Guest - Sam Mutimer LinkedIn Twitter Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#055 - KFC in Games Esports v Gaming with Drew Townley - CEO at Kairos Esports
Oct 10, 2019 • 65 min
KFC in Games Esports v Gaming with Drew Townley - CEO at Kairos Esports Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/55 Guest - Drew Townley LinkedIn Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/big-esports/message
#054 - Culture and Revenue in Esports and Gaming with Jeff Pabst, CRO at FaZe Clan
Oct 2, 2019 • 68 min
Culture and Revenue in Esports and Gaming with Jeff Pabst, Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) at FaZe Clan Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/54 Guest - Jeff Pabst LinkedIn FaZe Clan Website Host - Chris Smith LinkedIN Twitter —- Send in a voice message:…
#053 - Investments and The Esports Market with Will Hershey, Co-Founder and CEO at Roundhill Investments
Sep 25, 2019 • 60 min
In this episode, Chris talks Investments and The Esports Market with Will Hershey, Co-Founder and CEO at Roundhill Investments Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/53 Guest - Will Hershey LinkedIn Twitter Roundhill Investments Website Host - Chris Smith…
#052 - Startups and Gamification in Esports with Mervyn Lau - CEO at TOKIGAMES
Sep 18, 2019 • 60 min
In this episode, Chris talks Start-Ups and Gamification in Esports with Mervyn Lau - CEO of TOKIGAMES Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/52 Guest - Mervyn Lau LinkedIn Twitter TOKIGAMES Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook…
#051 - Esports Data and Analytics with Matthew Gunnin - Founder and CEO of Esports One
Sep 11, 2019 • 79 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Data and Analytics with Matthew Gunnin, Founder and CEO of Esports One. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/51 Guest - Matthew Gunnin LinkedIn Twitter Esports One - Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#050 - Identifying Partnerships and Building Audiences
Sep 5, 2019 • 68 min
In this episode, Chris talks Partnerships and Audiences with Chico Tattini - INTZ Esports Club (Sales & Brand Partnerships Director) Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/50 Chico Tattini LinkedIn Twitter BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook…
#049 - Networking for Growth, Business and Esports
Aug 29, 2019 • 57 min
In this episode, Chris talks Networking for Growth with Herb May, CEO and Founder of Gamer.U Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/49 Herb May LinkedIn Twitter BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group Host:…
#048 - Esports Mergers and the State of the Market
Aug 22, 2019 • 71 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Mergers and the State of the Market with Nick Bobir, CEO of ICON and Managing Director of Chiefs ESC Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/48 Nick Bobir LinkedIn Twitter BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#047 - Let’s Talk Sales In Esports
Aug 14, 2019 • 17 min
In this episode, Chris talks about Sales in Esports. Understanding The power of a great sales team, no matter what industry you’re currently operating in. There are some esports & gaming companies that already employ great sales staff, take a look at FaZe…
#046 - REVISIT Non-Endemics in Esports
Aug 1, 2019 • 135 min
In this episode we talk with Non-Endemics in Esports with Scott Russell (HOYTS Esports) and Matt Jones (OVO). Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/46 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! Scott Russell (HOYTS…
#045 -Engaging Youth and Grassroots Esports
Jul 25, 2019 • 51 min
In this episode, Chris talks Engaging Youth and Grassroots Esports with Bretty Sullivan, Founder and CEO of Flaktest Gaming Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/45 Brett Sullivan LinkedIn Twitter Flaktest https://www.flaktest.com/ BIG Esports Links…
#044 - Esports and Gaming Start-Ups and Founders
Jul 17, 2019 • 71 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports and Gaming Start-Ups and Founders with Riad Chikhani, CEO at the GAMURS Group Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/44 Riad Chikhani LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group Host:…
#043 - Wellness in Esports, Managing Stress to Progress
Jul 11, 2019 • 59 min
In this episode, Chris talks Wellness in Esports with Kieran Blay, Co-founder and Director of Adeki Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/43 Kieran Blay LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group Host:…
#042 - Journey to Twitch GM (SEA, India, Australia)
Jul 4, 2019 • 62 min
In this episode, Chris talks with Nandu Madhava on his Journey to Twitch GM (SEA, India, Australia) Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/42 Nandu Madhava Twitter LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group Host:…
#041 - Blockchain, Esports and Regulated Wagering
Jun 26, 2019 • 57 min
In this episode, Chris talks Blockchain, Esports and Regulated Wagering with Rahul Sood, CEO and Co-Found of Unikrn Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/41 Rahul Sood Twitter LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group…
#040 - Securing and Servicing Clients
Jun 19, 2019 • 67 min
In this episode, Chris talks Securing and Servicing Clients with Pete Curulli, Director and Co-host of Game On AUS. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/40 Pete Curulli LinkedIn Twitter BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group…
#039 - Esports Pathway, Player, UX, Business
Jun 12, 2019 • 79 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Pathway, Player, UX, Business with Jamie Skella, Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/39 Jamie Skella LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group…
#038 - Accounting for Esports and Gaming
Jun 5, 2019 • 63 min
In this episode, Chris talks Accounting for Esports and Gaming with Chris Hillman, Director of Rise Family Accounting. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/38 Chris Hillman LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group…
#037 - University Esports, Structure and Funding
May 30, 2019 • 72 min
In this episode, Chris talks about University Esports with Nick from QUT Esports, Tim from UQU Esports and Andrew from Murdoch Esports. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/37 Nick Lynch - QUT Esports Tim Joyce - UQU Esports Andrew Amos - Murdoch Esports…
#036 - Diversifying Growth for Esports Organisations
May 22, 2019 • 69 min
In this episode, Chris talks about Diversifying Growth for Esports Organisations with Ryan Nejmanowski, Special Projects Lead - Team Liquid & Liquid Media. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/36 Ryan Nejmanowski Twitter Linkedin Team Liquid Website BIG…
#035 - From Traditional Sports to Esports
May 15, 2019 • 63 min
In this episode, Chris talks about the transition between traditional sports to esports with Dave Harris, Managing Director - Guinevere Capital. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/35 Dave Harris Twitter LinkedIn BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes…
#034 - Esports and Gaming Journalism
May 8, 2019 • 73 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports and Gaming Journalism with Seamus Byrne (Broacaster and Journalist) Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/34 Seamus Byrne Twitter Byteside Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook Discussion Group…
#033 - Twitch Partnerships and Content Creation
May 2, 2019 • 72 min
In this episode we look back at episode #008, There is a lot of great content available for streamers and content creators. Show notes https://www.bigesports.gg/33 Lewis Mitchell LinkedIn Twitter BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord Facebook…
#032 - High School Esports
Apr 25, 2019 • 73 min
With esports a global phenomenon, High School Esports clubs are starting in schools across the globe. Join Chris as he talks with Woody Wu about High School Esports. (League Commissioner, META High School Esports) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/32…
#031 - Grassroots Esports to Stadium Events
Apr 17, 2019 • 77 min
Most of us in the esports industry tend to have crazy journeys to how we got there. Join Chris as he talks with Josh Inman about Grassroots Esports to Stadium Events. (Operations Manager at ESL Australia) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/31 Josh…
#030 - Launching an Esports Division in a Large Organisation
Apr 11, 2019 • 67 min
Ever wonder how to start an esports division within your company? Join Chris as he talks with Walter Wang, starting as an Intern, now Director of Esports for HTC. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/30 Walter Wang – Twitter HTC Gaming BIG Esports Links…
#029 - Building Brands, Attracting Traditional Media and Player Salaries with Chris Derrick CEO of ORDER Esports
Apr 3, 2019 • 57 min
In this episode, Chris talks Building Brands, Attracting Traditional Media and Player Salaries with Chris Derrick CEO of ORDER Esports Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/29 Chris Derrick Twitter ORDER Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#028 - From Finance and Investment to Esports Employment (with James Bryce-Lind, VP of Business Development, BIG Esports)
Mar 28, 2019 • 47 min
In this episode, Chris talks Finance and Investment to Esports Employment with James Bryce-Lind, VP of Business Development, BIG Esports. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/28 James Bryce-Lind LinkedIn james@shadecrew.com BIG Esports Links Podcast…
#027 – Esports Liability and Insurance (with Paul Cowley, Director and Co-Founder, Thunder Insurance)
Mar 21, 2019 • 68 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Liability and Insurance (with Paul Cowley, Director and Co-Founder, Thunder Insurance) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/27 Paul Cowley LinkedIn Thunder Insurance Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#026 - Simulation, Motor Racing & Esports with Simon Feigl, Sales and Marketing Manager, Motum Simulation
Mar 14, 2019 • 60 min
In this episode, Chris talks Simulation, Motor Racing & Esports with Simon Feigl, Sales and Marketing Manager, Motum Simulation Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/26 Simon Feigl LinkedIn Logitech G Atlus Esports Motum Simulation Virtual Sim Racing…
#025 - Online Virtual Cycling Racing, A combination of Esports and Sports with Frank Garcia Founder of CVR Esports
Mar 6, 2019 • 62 min
In this episode, Chris talks Online Virtual Cycling Racing, A combination of Esports and Sports with Frank Garcia Founder of CVR Esports. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/25 Frank Garcia CVRcade Website BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#024 - Esports Trends, Evaluations and Broadcasting Rights with Ben Goldhaber (Founding Member of Twitch)
Feb 27, 2019 • 60 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Trends, Evaluations and Broadcasting Rights with Ben Goldhaber (Founding Member of Twitch) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/24 Ben ‘FishStix’ Goldhaber Twitter Medium BIG Esports Links Podcast Episodes Discord…
#023 - International Gaming Events, Exhibitions, Booths and Esports with Guy ‘Yug’ Blomberg (Global Gaming Director of Reed Pop)
Feb 24, 2019 • 50 min
In this episode, Chris talks International Gaming Events, Exhibitions, Booths and Esports with Guy ‘Yug’ Blomberg, Global Gaming Director of Reed Pop. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/23 Reed POP - Website Guy ‘Yug’ Blomberg Twitter LinkedIn BIG…
#022 - Building A Global Esports Brand with Anne Mathews (Co-Founder and Director of Fnatic)
Feb 13, 2019 • 44 min
In this episode, Chris talks Building A Global Esports Brand with Anne Mathews (Co-Founder and Director of Fnatic) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/22 Fnatic – Website Anne Mathews – LinkedIn BIG Esports Links - Podcast Episodes - Discord - Facebook…
#021 - Starting an Esports Team, Finding Sponsors and Professional Play
Feb 7, 2019 • 52 min
In this episode, Chris talks Starting an Esports Team, Finding Sponsors and Professional Play with Nathan ‘Rippii’ Mott (CEO of Dire Wolves). Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/21 Dire Wolves – https://direwolves.gg/ Nathan ‘Rippii’ Mott – Twitter…
#020 - Esports Trends and Analysis for 2019, Reflecting on 2018
Jan 30, 2019 • 55 min
In this episode, Chris talks Esports Trends and Analysis for 2019, Reflecting on 2018. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/20 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! BIG Esports Links - Podcast Episodes -…
#019 - Becoming a Shoutcaster, Your Worth and The World Stage
Jan 23, 2019 • 74 min
In this episode, Becoming a Shoutcaster, Your Worth and The World Stage with Mitch “Uber” Leslie (Overwatch League Caster) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/19 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! Mitch…
#018 - Investing In Esports and Scaling A Start Up with Gerry Sakkas (CEO of PlaySide Studios)
Jan 16, 2019 • 53 min
In this episode we talk Investing in Esports and Scaling A Start Up with Gerry Sakkas (CEO of PlaySide Studios) Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/18 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! Gerry Sakkas -…
#017 - Non-Endemics in Esports with Scott Russell (HOYTS Esports) and Matt Jones (OVO)
Jan 9, 2019 • 137 min
In this episode we talk with Non-Endemics in Esports with Scott Russell (HOYTS Esports) and Matt Jones (OVO). Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/17 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! Scott Russell (HOYTS…
#016 - Esports Pathways, Growth, Influencers and Opportunities (With Ross Adcock)
Jan 1, 2019 • 62 min
In this episode we talk with Ross Adcock from Corsair ANZ PR & Marketing Specialist. Previously GIGABYTE Aorus. Show Notes: https://www.bigesports.gg/16 Enjoy the episode? Leave a 5 star rating to let us know we’re on the right track! Ross Adcock -…
#015 - Growing Esports, Working with Valve, Dealing with Competitors. (With David ‘GoDz’ Parker)
Dec 17, 2018 • 44 min
David Parker GoDz, Founder and COO of Beyond The Summit Show notes: bigesports.gg/15 GoDz and BTS Links https://beyondthesummit.tv/ https://www.facebook.com/BeyondTheSummitTV/ https://twitter.com/BTSGoDz https://www.instagram.com/btsgodz/ BIG Esports…
#014 - Esports Investment & Employment @ Reload Bar
Sep 17, 2018 • 93 min
Join us for our second live ticketed event. Hosted by Chris, this episode contains discussion around esports investment & employment, providing a discussion piece for anyone looking to start their journey. Featuring on this podcast is Rohan Sawyer…
#013 - Diversity in Esports
Aug 16, 2018 • 84 min
As our first live ticketed event, join our host Chris as he discussed various topics of diversity and esports with two special guests - Stephanie You (CentreCom) & Zane Woodhead (GCAP 2018, GDAA). Followed by an audience Q&A, this chat covers a wide…
#012 - Suction Cup Man - BiG Alarm
Aug 5, 2018 • 0 min
ProBluesPlayer, the voice behind Suction Cup Man (by Piemations) has recorded a nifty wake-up alarm for us to share with you. Suction Cup Man 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XCk3AtUbvA Suction Cup Man 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XCk3AtUbvA…
#011 - Three Important Things That ANZ Esports Needs to Grow
Apr 17, 2018 • 31 min
As an introduction to Season Two, our host Chris goes over three parts of ANZ Esports that he feels needs development in order for the scene to mature. You talked and we listened, many of our loyal podcast listeners have been asking us to identify more…
#010 - Summary - The Journey so far
Feb 16, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode, we take a special look back at some of the best bits of The Business in Games Podcast, season 1. If this is the first episode you have listened to, that’s ok, feel free to use it as a guide to picking and choose the episodes that are best…
#009 - Emma Lo Russo, CEO of Digivizer Pty Ltd
Aug 19, 2017 • 56 min
Podcast Episode 009 features Emma Lo Russo - Digivizer CEO, entrepreneur and long-standing heavyweight in the startup business industry. Carrying over 20 years of high-level business experience, Emma discusses in this episode about bringing her expertise…
#008: Lewis Mitchell, Partnerships Manager at Twitch ANZ
Aug 5, 2017 • 70 min
Podcast Episode 008 features Lewis Mitchell, Twitch Australia & New Zealand’s partnerships manager. Responsible for being the contact window and vetting process between global Twitch TV affairs and the grassroots influencer community, Lewis and Chris…
#007 - Emre Deniz, Director of Opaque Space
Jul 25, 2017 • 52 min
Podcast Episode 007 features Emre Denis, director of Opaque Space - A VR-Based studio that boasts many projects including teaming up with NASA. As a global industry-leader in VR applications, Emre discusses how he never set out to become the leader he is…
#006 - Nick ‘Sav’ Bobir, Founder & CEO of Tainted Minds
Jul 16, 2017 • 51 min
Podcast Episode 006 features Nick ‘Sav’ Bobir from team Tainted Minds, an Australian competitive gaming organisation. As a team with recent private investment, multiple brands under its hood and some recent internal conflict made public, Nick talks about…
#005 - James Cowan, Director of PGTV Media & WPGILeague
Jun 30, 2017 • 53 min
Podcast Episode 005 features James ‘JimNeso’ Cowen from PGTV Media & The Women Playing Games International League. As a seasoned esports player and commentator, Jim discusses the ‘startup mentality’ of esports, the transition from player to professional…
#004 - Anthony Garreffa, Senior Editor at TweakTown
May 25, 2017 • 59 min
Podcast episode 004 with Anthony Garreffa, TweakTown’s Senior News Editor and article writing powerhouse. With over 16,000 articles and reviews written, Anthony has become an expert and household name in the global tech media scene. Known for having up to…
#003 - Technology Journalism from Freelancer to Editor with Campbell Simpson
Apr 28, 2017 • 49 min
#003 - Technology Journalism from Freelancer to Editor with Campbell Simpson, Previously Gizmodo Australia’s Editor and a man who loves electric cars. Currently External Editorial Lead at Telstra. This episode touches on the differences between freelance…
#002 - Anything4views
Apr 3, 2017 • 40 min
Podcast episode 002 with Chad aka Anything4views, the man with many tattoos. This episode explores content creators versus Twitch streamers, what platform to use in order to generate the most revenue, balancing your life between content and the great…
#001 - Content Creation, Hardware and Technology with Tech YES City
Apr 3, 2017 • 68 min
Podcast episode 001 features Bryan B from Tech YES City, a popular Australian tech YouTube channel. In this episode, we discuss with Tech City about the struggles of making money on YouTube, what its like to do business on your own, issues with…