Nathan is the Director of Global Esports Sponsorships at Twitch. As an esports veteran, Nathan is dedicated to educating brands about the competitive gaming phenomenon and ways to leverage Twitch to reach marketing goals. Nathan is responsible for sponsorship sales for elite esports leagues like the Rocket League Championship Series, Capcom Pro Tour, Tekken World Tour, and Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix, as well as esports organizations like Team Liquid, Team SoloMid, Cloud9, Evil Geniuses, and Alliance. Nathan’s esports experience began in 2010 at Curse Media as VP of Global Sales, where he created and sold team and league sponsorship packages for the company’s esports division and websites. Before joining Curse, Nathan worked at GamePro Media, IDG Entertainment, and Universal McCann where he worked front and center with live streaming, mobile, and other emerging media. Nathan holds a BS in Sports Media from Ithaca College.
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