Jake Ross (Cloud Imperium Games): Mentor


Advance RSVP is available to Primary Entry badge types only. Walk-ups may be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Mentor Sessions offer 15 minutes of one-on-one interaction with industry leaders and professionals from a variety of fields in the gaming industry.

Meeting with this Mentor is highly recommended if you’re interested in production and department management.

Jake has been working as a Producer for Cloud Imperium Games on its massive project Star Citizen since January 2014. Previously he worked for CGBot as a Client Producer, which allowed him to develop skills managing outsourcing teams across language barriers despite geographical separation, as well as learning how to communicate effectively with clients and keep them happy. He has also worked with Powerhouse Animation on in-game cinematics on game titles such as Epic Mickey.

You can see Jake’s full bio on his speaker page.

Advance RSVP is only available for SXSW badges, however there will be two, 15-minute walkup session available per Mentor for SXSW Gaming wristbands.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge, Gaming Wristband
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner