ReKTGlobal Brings Top Gaming Talent to Infinity Festival 2021
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NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ReKTGlobal, the leading digital entertainment and esports organization, is delighted to announce that it will dive into the 2021 Infinity Festival as one of the presenters official game content this year. On November 3, superstar game makers Ally Battaggia (aka TheGeekEntry) and Gabby Murray will join Stove’s Kitchen and Paul Shaw in a panel exploring the economics of content creators. Additionally, ReKTGlobal CCO Kevin Knocke will share his unique expertise during an esports panel.
Battaggia, which is gaining more and more followers on social media, began streaming during the lockdown, joining fan-favorite NoPIxel GTA RP server. Since then, she has become a main participant, even creating an NFT / TCG collection based on her beloved character from GTA RP. With 9.6 million social media followers, Murray has built a fan base as a multi-talented content creator for lifestyle and gaming, with a Discord community growing day by day. Internet group Team RAR (Rare and Ridiculous) has a dedicated fan on their YouTube channel, where they post videos of games and challenges. Meanwhile, Shaw oversees special projects at TalentX Entertainment, a subsidiary of ReKTGlobal. The four will join forces to Make a Living as a Content Creator: Much More Than Gaming – a panel that explores what sets live content monetization and strategy apart from pre-produced content.
Also on November 3, Knocke will participate in an esports panel with Darin Kwilinski, Senior Content Producer at IGN Entertainment, and Amanda Solomon, CEO of Tyrus Talent Management. The panel, Esports or Esports? Does it matter? will break down misconceptions about esports to separate the hype from the real stuff.
Knocke, who has been playing competition since childhood, has years of involvement with leading companies and events in the esports industry – especially Blizzard Entertainment, IGN, SiriusXM, Sony, South by Southwest, E3 , PAX and Ubisoft – giving him a broad perspective on the industry. Prior to joining IGN, Kwilinski, a longtime gamer, was Esports Editor-in-Chief at ESPN, establishing his vision and voice. Solomon is an executive with deep expertise in strategic sales and partnerships, specializing in esports, games and talent.
Now in its exciting fourth year, the forward-looking Infinity Festival is where Hollywood meets Silicon Valley. The annual multi-day event, held in Los Angeles, brings together Hollywood’s top storytelling talent with innovative creators of cutting-edge technology. For 2021, the Infinity Festival will combine in-person and virtual events for a unique hybrid experience. The in-person portion will take place at several adjacent Hollywood venues, with most events taking place at Goya Studios and the Dream Hotel; the online component will be presented via the user-friendly event platform FNvirtual. The festival will continue its theme of ‘Story Enabled by Technology’ with a whole new roster of innovative programs, including leading speakers, panel discussions, a showroom, innovation labs and an art gallery, each with emerging technology. to concentrate.
For tickets and additional information visit infinityfestival.com.
About the Infinity Festival Hollywood The Infinity Festival Hollywood, guided by more than 150 advisors from leading studios, talent agencies and technology companies, celebrates “Story Enabled by Technology” by bringing together Silicon Valley innovators with the world’s greatest Hollywood storytellers. IF programming is focused on emerging technologies and includes high-level screenings, technology exhibits, leading speakers, panel discussions, innovation labs, VIP networking opportunities, and an art exhibition. The festival is inspired by the seemingly endless possibilities realized in creating content for evolving technologies and platforms.
About ReKTGlobal ReKTGlobal is a leading digital entertainment organization that helps brands connect with what’s now and what’s to come, from traditional sports and eSports to social media, music and more. With its in-house teams of technical experts designing innovative proprietary platforms, transforming feeds into content and ads, and generating analytics – all in real time – ReKTGlobal is at the forefront of what matters most to the public. of Generation Z.
ReKT is the parent company of digital native brands including championship esports organizations Rogue and the London Royal Ravens, content creator collectives SwayLA and MADGMR, and the creators economy monetization app / NIL , Fullcube. ReKT is also home to the esports industry’s strongest media and marketing agency, consulting brands, properties and influencers.
For more information visit www.rektglobal.com.