Jesse Wang is the coordinator for UC Irvine’s eSports program. eSports are a form of competition that is expedited by electronic systems, most commonly video games. eSports are organized, multiplayer competitions. Jesse discovered his love of eSports in high school and wants to bring it into the academic world. Questions Asked What are the recipes
Maxwell Finn is an entrepreneur, founder, and investor. He is an expert in the field of digital marketing and is also the co-founder of Startup Drugz, a brand for entrepreneurs making startup themed tees, hoodies, posters, mugs and more. Questions Asked: What success lessons have you learned from Kevin Harrington every entrepreneur can learn from?
Phil Laboon is the CEO of Eyeflow Internet Marketing and 2016 Inc. MagazineTop 25 Marketing Influencer. He is a self described serial entrepreneur, investor, talk show host, and speaker. Questions Asked: Is growth hacking real or is it just a buzzword? (1:57) What are the skills you should look for in an in house marketer?
Tess Cacciatore is an award-winning producer, journalist, and social entrepreneur. She was previously the director of the World Trust foundation, and is now the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of GWEN, the Global Women’s Empowerment Network. Questions Asked: What opportunities in social impact are big opportunities for entrepreneurs? (4:11) For all of the aspiring people
Youngry interviews leading production company Consulado’s CEO, Andre Fiorini on storytelling for business, the 4 steps you need to take to start a production company, and how to self awareness creates better branding!
Here we are with our first episode of Youngry News Orange County! Youngry News aims to provide you with educational content from industry leaders in the area in regards to entrepreneurship. In this episode, we talk with Mark Deppe who is the co-founder and Director of UCI E-Sports about E-Sports and the state of the industry.
Gaming has come a long way since the first game machine was unveiled in the mid 1900s; what was once limited to bulky arcade games can now be done on unimaginably small consoles and even on the very machines you’re likely using now – computers or smartphones! It’s clear to see that videogames have been
The OA is an American mystery drama web television series with science fiction, supernatural, and fantasy elements, which debuted on Netflix on December 16, 2016. Created and executive produced by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij, the series is their third collaboration. The series consists of eight episodes, all directed by Batmanglij, and is produced by Plan B
Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them
This biopic of businessman Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton) chronicles his work transforming McDonald’s from a small burger chain in 1950s California to a global franchise. Along the way, he wrests control of the company from its actual founders, the McDonald brothers (Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch), who believe that Kroc‘s business decisions are stripping
With all of the interest and buzz around esports, and all of the investors and businesses trying to get in on the action, it’s important to understand the forces at work. Aspiring entrepreneurs looking to get involved with esports must understand the market they’re entering. And so I’d like to share one of the most
What comes to mind when you think of gamers? How about when you think of entrepreneurs? If you’re like most people, the two mental images seem very different- largely due to stereotypes. Many individuals stereotypically think of entrepreneurs as being these larger-than-life figures that do things that “ordinary” folk can’t. While it’s undeniably true that
The Skim: Stranger Things just launched on Netflix. This is another installment of their “Netflix originals.” This one is truly original in the sense that I haven’t seen anything like it. However, it is set in the past is a pastiche to Steven Spielberg’s oeuvre. It also brought back some ET like nostalgia. That and the
The Skim: Lil Dicky knows how to tell a story through rap music. But he’s also creative and talented enough to do it in a way that makes you gravitate toward him. He is a lyrical wordsmith that is funny, but he is more than just that. Expect Lil Dicky to command more and more
A movie that is entertaining, with a meaningful story line; action packed, without big explosions; suspenseful, without cheap scare tactics; beautiful, without elaborate CGI sequences. Sound impossible in today’s Hollywood? I agree. But keep reading. It’s been awhile since I’ve seen a good movie, much less a great one. Everything in Hollywood nowadays seems to
The Startup: Traklife Radio The Story: Raised in Orange County with family ties in Los Angeles, Thomas Smith’s uncle Fax, an underground artist with deep roots in the Los Angeles Hip Hop scene, inspired him to make music of his own. Smith built his skills both as an entrepreneur and artist in various groups, eventually