NEW YORK, July 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Engine Gaming and Media, Inc. (“Engine” or the “Firm”) (NASDAQ:GAME) (TSX-V:GAME), a data-driven, gaming, media and influencer advertising platform firm, as we speak introduced the appointment of Gregory R. Raifman to its board of administrators. Mr. Riafman will function an impartial director and is predicted to serve on the Firm’s Audit, Compensation, and Nominating and Governance Committees.
Mr. Raifman is an almost four-decade, Web business veteran with a deal with Expertise and Web, Internet Companies and marketplaces, and knowledge evaluation and software program platforms. Most just lately, Mr. Raifman was President of Nexstar Digital, LLC, an entirely owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. [NASDAQ: NXST], the biggest broadcast firm in the US. Beforehand, Mr. Raifman was President and a member of the board of administrators of Rubicon Venture, Inc., [NYSE: “RUBI’], an promoting expertise firm now often known as Magnite, Inc. [NYSE: “MGNI”]. Whereas at Rubicon Venture, Mr. Raifman served on a number of boards of administrators, together with the Cell Advertising and marketing Affiliation, IAB’s Reliable Accountability Group [TAG] and Promoting Girls of New York. Earlier than Rubicon, Mr. Raifman acted because the Govt Chairman of LiveRail, Inc., a video advert change and real-time bidding firm based mostly in San Francisco and helped administration develop the technique to pivot LiveRail from a video serving firm to a video change that was finally acquired by Fb for $500 million. Moreover, Mr. Raifman based Dragon Media On-line, Inc., a performance-based on-line media firm that owns “Careers.org”, one of many main profession development websites. Previous to founding Dragon Media On-line, Mr. Raifman based and served because the Chairman, CEO & President of Mediaplex, Inc. (NASDAQ: “MPLX”). Below his watch, Mediaplex developed from inception to a publicly traded international promoting expertise firm valued at over $4 billion in lower than 4 years. Mediaplex ultimately merged with ValueClick. Previous to Mediaplex, Mr. Raifman based PointBreak Ventures, LLC, a enterprise capital agency that based or invested in a number of web pioneers, together with GlobalCast, TimeShift, Web Additional Company, MindSource, Sandpiper Networks, Good Expertise, and The Web Mall/SHOPNOW.
Tom Rogers, Govt Chairman of the Firm, “I’m happy to welcome Greg to Engine’s doard of Administrators. Greg is actually a confirmed business chief in digital promoting and advertising with a demonstrated monitor document of steering publicly traded development firms throughout essential durations of evolution. As we deal with our B2B companies, Greg’s direct business expertise will show invaluable to assist us develop our digital promoting, data-analytics, and social influencer advertising companies.”
Gregory Raifman added, “I’m honored to affix the Engine board at such an thrilling time for the Firm. I stay up for working alongside Tom and Lou and contributing to Engine’s future successes and development because the Firm executes towards its technique, whereas defining the Firm as one which via its knowledge and analytics helps information firms lively in advertising to gaming audiences, in addition to a broader array of name sponsors, efficiency entrepreneurs and media sellers.”
Mr. Raifman acquired his A.B. from the College of Michigan and a J.D. from The Georgetown College Regulation Heart the place he was Govt Editor of the Worldwide Regulation Evaluate and printed an article entitled “The Impact of the US-Swiss Settlement on Swiss Banking Secrecy and Insider Buying and selling” 15 L. & Pol. of Intl. Bus. 565.
About Engine Gaming and Media, Inc.
Engine Gaming and Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:GAME) (TSX-V:GAME) supplies premium social sports activities and esports gaming experiences, in addition to unparalleled knowledge analytics, advertising, promoting, and mental property to assist its owned and operated direct-to-consumer properties, whereas additionally offering these companies to allow its purchasers and companions. The corporate’s subsidiaries embrace Stream Hatchet, the worldwide chief in gaming video distribution analytics; Sideqik, a social influencer advertising discovery, analytics, and activation platform; and Frankly Media, a digital publishing platform used to create, distribute and monetize content material throughout all digital channels. Engine generates income via a mix of direct-to-consumer charges, streaming expertise and knowledge SaaS-based choices, and programmatic promoting. For extra info, please go to www.enginegaming.com.
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