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The Game Shakers

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Anna Rozwandowicz awarded Shaker of the Year 2021 during a special Game Shakers Celebration!

PARIS, 20 October 2021 -Anna Rozwandowicz, Founder & Co-CEO, The Story Mob,was announced as Shaker of The Year by the organisers of The Game Shakers Awards at last week’s Esports BAR Cannes

The jury members have praised the way she has managed during Covid to support the industry positive storylines with genuine and accurate stories and coverage.

announced as Shaker of The Year by the organisers of The Game Shakers Awards at last week’s Esports BAR Cannes       

On accepting her award, Rozwandowicz said, “ I’m very happy and thankful to see communications and storytelling recognised as one of the main forces that drives our industry forward. “ She went on to thank her team at The Story Mob, who she described as, “ some of the most passionate and dedicated people in the industry.”           

The 2021 Game Shakers celebration was hosted to highlight the dynamic resourcefulness of the esports sector during the past 18 months. The prestigious Shaker of the Year title, the only prize to be given this year, due to the wider global context, was awarded in recognition of an esports figure who has made an exceptional contribution towards boosting the sector through their determination, drive and innovative approach to progressing the industry in the face of the pandemic.

The Game Shakers Awards were launched in 2018 to acknowledge and strengthen the bridges between esports and non-endemic sectors, by praising initiatives that help esports break boundaries and reach new audiences. The ceremony takes place annually as part of the world’s esports business arena, Esports BAR Cannes, with winners selected by a jury of esteemed esports industry insiders.

2021 JURY

Matthieu Dallon
CEO, Trust Esport
Maria Carmen Fernandez Tallon
Innovation and New Business Manager, Mediapro

Zeynep Gencaga
Senior Business Development Manager, Riot Games
Ralf Reichert
Carlos Rodriguez
CEO, G2 Esports

Patrik Sättermon
Chief Gaming Officer, Fnatic
Wouter Sleijffers
CEO, Excel Esports


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