GameSquare Esports Appoints Netflix Executive Jeremi Gorman to its Board of Directors

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Esports holding company GameSquare Esports has announced the appointment of Jeremi Gorman to the company’s board of directors.

Gorman currently holds the position of President of Worldwide Advertising at Netflix, which she will continue to hold in the future. At GameSquare, she will be an independent director on the board.

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Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, GameSquare is an esports holding conglomerate that owns assets including esports organization Complexity Gaming, talent agency Code Red Esports, gaming and esports media company GCN, and US marketing agency Swingman LLC.

Gorman is a highly experienced executive who will bring her expertise to GameSquare’s growing business. Gorman has experience working with fast-growing companies and, according to GameSquare, has “critical thinking and a wealth of business experience”.

Before joining Netflix, Gorman served as chief business officer at Snap Inc, helping the company grow its revenue. She joined Snap from Amazon where she was Head of Global Large Customer Sales.

GameSquare Esports has been experiencing a period of increased activity over the past few months. The company launched a merchandise and consumer products company called Mission Supply in September and launched Fourth Frame Studios, a content creation company, in February.

The company also hired eight new employees in September 2022, including former employees from VICE, Twitch, 100 Thieves, and Rodale.

Justin Kenna, CEO of GameSquare Esports, said of the new Director, “Her experience leading digital marketing, advertising and revenue growth at leading companies like Netflix, Snap, Amazon and Yahoo! will be invaluable to GameSquare as we accelerate our revenue growth on a path that will make us one of the largest gaming and esports companies.”

Meanwhile, Gorman commented, “I have followed the progress of GameSquare under Justin’s leadership and have been impressed by the scale the company has achieved in a short amount of time. The company has a unique platform that resonates with brands and I look forward to sharing my insights and experiences with management and the board.”

Ivan Simic

GameSquare Esports Appoints Netflix Executive Jeremi Gorman to its Board of Directors

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Ivan is from Croatia, loves weird simulator games and is terrible at playing anything else. Spent 5 years writing about technology and esports in Croatia and now do it here.