Beyond the Devkit: Non-development Careers in Games

Have you dreamed of a career in games, but aren’t interested in coding closures or placing polygons? If you’re not sure what careers are right for you, we have great news! There are folks working in the game industry in a wide variety of roles outside of programming, music, and art. Hear from an entrepreneur, a lawyer, a journalist, and a marketing specialist all sharing their experiences working in games, and how their roles fit into the industry as a whole.


Dawn Rivers [Co-founder, Cosmosquare], Trevor Stricker [VP of Techonology, Neuromotion], Liz Surette [Attorney and Founder, Overclocked Legal], Robert Brown [CEO, Stride PR], Chelsea Stark [Managing Editor, Polygon]