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Minding My Business With Twitch VP Andy Swanson: Networking, Mexican Food

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 29 / 16

Name : Andy Swanson Position : Twitch VP & E-Sports Evangelist Age : 44 Where I’m from: L.A. Where I call home : Redwood City, Calif. Focusing on right now: Educating people and brands on the e-sports landscape. Best advice : When entering a new business, always ...

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