XLIVE Interview Series - Nicholas Horbaczewski - Drone Racing League

XLIVE Interview Series – Nicholas Horbaczewski, Drone Racing League

  This week on the XLIVE interview Series, we sat down with Nicholas Horbaczewski, CEO and Founder of the Drone Racing League.  DRL combines some of the best drone pilots with unique locations and their proprietary technology to create a sustainable league, while creating unique and original content to reach spectators and create engaging experiences.  […]

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XLIVE Interview Series - Kent Wakeford - KSV Esports

XLIVE Interview Series – Kent Wakeford, KSV Esports

  You’ve been involved in the gaming scene for some time now. First with Kabam and now with KSV. Can you walk us through what got you started into gaming, about your involvement with Kabam and how it evolved into KSV? Since I was young, I’ve always loved gaming. From playing Space Invaders on my […]

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XLIVE Interview Series - Biasha Mitchell - Eventbrite

XLIVE Interview Series – Biasha Mitchell, Eventbrite

  This week on the XLIVE Interview Series, we sat down with Biasha Mitchell who oversees Strategy, Music & Live Entertainment at ticketing giant, Eventbrite.  Eventbrite has become synonymous with ticketing and has been able to garner massive market share with its ease of use for both event producers and attendees, their ability to measure and […]

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XLIVE Interview Series – Ann Hand, Super League Gaming

This week we got to sit down with Ann Hand, Chairman & CEO of Super League Gaming one of the leaders of amateur esports organizers, hosting over 1,000 competitions in 16 cities across the US. We discussed what drew her to esports, plans for the future, and how SLG is providing opportunities for both the […]

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Driving Event Revenue with Data Insight

  Want to create live events that have maximum attendance, minimal operational inefficiencies, and are on point with the latest trends? While data alone cannot promise that you will orchestrate the perfect event, it is one tool that can help make it better. When it comes to event management, collecting relevant data and analyzing it […]

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XLIVE Interview Series – Tyler Fey, Feyline

This week on the XLIVE Interview Series we sat down with Tyler Fey, a partner at Feyline.  Tyler’s father, Barry, founded Feyline in 1967, and worked with some of the greatest musicians in the history of rock & roll.  Barry was the first person to ever bring Led Zeppelin to North America, and worked with […]

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XLIVE Interview Series - Stephanie Llamas

XLIVE Interview Series – Stephanie Llamas, SuperData

  This week we had the privilege to sit down with Stephanie Llamas, VP, Research and Strategy and Head of Immersive Technology Insights at SuperData. Stephanie is an augmented and virtual reality expert who oversees research design and products across all digital gaming and interactive media segments for the company.  Here’s what she had to […]

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XLIVE Interview Series – Chad Montgomery, Big Texas Beer Fest

  We sat down with Chad Montgomery, Co-founder of the Big Texas Beer Fest, to learn the ins and outs of creating an extraordinary adult beverage experience.   With the 2018 event approaching at the end of March, Chad was kind enough to share some insights he’s picked up from holding a beer festival convening 120 […]

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XLIVE Interview Series - Tucker Gumber - FestEvo

XLIVE Interview Series – Tucker Gumber, FestEvo

  This week on the XLIVE Interview Series, we sat down with Tucker Gumber AKA The Festival Guy, founder and CEO of FestEvo to talk all things music festivals, his new book, and how FestEvo makes festival-goers better at festival’ing.  Here’s what he had to say! Tell us a little about how you become ‘The […]

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Nate Eckman XLIVE Interview

XLIVE Interview Series – Nate Eckman, Ultimate Media Ventures

  We had the chance to sit down with Nate Eckman, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Office of Ultimate Media Ventures. We discussed the growing partnerships with esports clubs, the newly released franchise models for various esports titles, and the love of video games. How did you get into the space? Were you always a gamer […]

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Traditional Sports and Esports

Inside Esports, the Fastest Growing Spectator Sport in the World

  Since the invention of video games in mainstream culture in the 1970’s, video games have become so common that one in seven people play video games every day worldwide. Throughout the years video gaming has transitioned from a form of entertainment for dedicated gamers to a mass medium that millions of people engage in […]

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