MARKETING + PR

ESL

I started at ESL, the world's largest esports league, as a contracted writer covering the Halo Championship Series: Pro League World Championship. I later signed on as an Editorial Assistant, managing contracted writers, editing and publishing pieces to the ESL website, and using backend web applications. I have also created marketing content for events like the IEM PUBG Invitational, DreamHack Austin, and the Hearthstone Trinity Series.

Indie Boost

I was one of the first members to join the Indie Boost team as a contracted writer tasked with creating press releases and other written content. I moved on to manage their social media accounts, growing their Twitter account from around 200 followers to over 1,000. I handle developer relations at conventions such as TwitchCon and GDC.

JOURNALISM

GameSkinny

After completing my nine-week internship for GameSkinny, I became a mentor for their Journalist Training Program. I managed a group of interns, editing their work and providing advice when necessary. In my time at GameSkinny, I covered breaking news pieces, wrote game reviews, and interviewed industry personalities such as Patricia Summersett, who voiced Zelda in Breath of the Wild.

IndieHangover

IndieHangover is an online publication that focuses on indie games that may not receive the coverage they deserve. I wrote game reviews, conducted game developer interviews, and writing coverage for gaming conventions while with IndieHangover. I have covered events such as PAX West, IndieCade, and Play Station Experience and interviewed game developers.

Indie Game Launchpad

 

Indie Game Launchpad is a platform that helps indie game developers seek out more exposure for their games by providing them with another place to publish information about their games. They also publish news, game reviews, and developer interviews. While with Indie Game Launchpad, I wrote game reviews and interviewed indie game developers.

Rush Hour Daily

I covered breaking news and current events on a national and local level for Rush Hour Daily, an online publication based out of New York.

WEB CONTENT

Suzan Lee Designs

I coordinated the relaunch the Suzan Lee Designs website, working with the web designer, photographer, and graphic designer to create a contemporary new look and enticing copy. I also designed a the template for the brand's look book.