Play Games. Create Jobs. Change Lives. The Gamers Change Lives Podcast is a show about how to build an esports business from literally anywhere in the world where each week we showcase the journey of an inspiring esports entrepreneur and learn how they solved one particular problem that everyone will ultimately face.
I am your host, Tom Leonard. I have a background in entertainment marketing. After working with many amazing esports entrepreneurs from emerging markets, they inspired me to create a show to tell their stories so that others can be motivated to create their own esports business. Gaming and esports can create jobs tackling the problem of global youth unemployment. Creating jobs from playing games. What could be better than that?
Community Initiative and Sponsorship Tactics
Kieran Sanford and Baba Dioum talk about creating community initiatives to provide training and support for disadvantaged youth plus review their esports sponsorship strategies.
Connecting Brands with Gen Z Through Esports
Tushaar Garg from India talks about how to bring the Gen Z audience to brands through esports.
Esports Growth Strategies, Education, and Events
Frank Sliwka, a highly innovative and resilient global business leader in esports. talks about esports growth strategies, education, and events.
Creating the Ultimate Venue for Games Culture
Jon Satterley talks about creating cathedrals to games culture in Australia and beyond.
A Deep Dive into Esports Sponsorship
Malph Minns of Strive Sponsorship talks about how esports entrepreneurs can approach sponsors and what to say to land a deal.
Esports Investing: The Investor’s Perspective
Dave Harris from Australia talks about esports investing from the investor’s perspective.