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Levoski began his position as general manager of the Armada esports team in May of 2018. Through his guidance, he's brought staff, influencers, and players from multiple professional titles for the businesses organic growth into what is now a Tier 2 esports team seeking non-endemic partnerships, investment, and geolocation in the state of Colorado using creative business strategies.
Bob Carter is best known for voicing Balrog in the Street Fighter series, Shao Kahn & Baraka in Mortal Kombat, Odin in Smite, the Astronaut in Lifeless Planet, the Iron Guard in Destiny 2, and many other popular heroes and villains. Carter has also voiced many popular animation and anime projects such as Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry, Dragonball Z, Full Metal Alchemist, Samurai 7, Blassreiter, and many other cartoon series & video games. He also serves as media anchor for Power96 radio in Atlanta.
Joe Cassavaugh is the CEO/Designer/Engineer of Puzzles By Joe and
the creator of the successful Clutter franchise. Joe’s 8th game in his franchise, “Clutter 1000”, was listed in the top 10 at Big Fish Games. Developing it in Unity, the Clutter 1000 will eventually run on Tablets, iPads, Mobile Phones as well as PCs & Macs. Joe is arguably the most successful semi-solo indie in Atlanta but says he often feels like the Rodney Dangerfield of GGDA because his games are for a Casual Audience and doesn’t cater to the hard-core FPS, MMO, RPG - Steam crowd. In addition to his talk on "How to Succeed at Anything", Joe will be ranting about originality.
Demetrius is a multi-media artist and CG generalist. His interest in digital art evolved from a desire to explore the lineage between traditional and digital art forms. His academic research is centered around exploring 20th century art forms and their influence on contemporary games. His personal interests include mixed media painting, developing content for 3D animation, and developing interactive games. After earning his MFA in Media Technology and Entertainment, Demetrius has taught graduate and undergraduate courses at Florida Atlantic University in 3D animation, 3D character modeling, game design and digital compositing. Currently, Demetrius teaches courses in digital animation at Columbus State University.
Andrew Greenberg, co-creator of the “Fading Suns” roleplaying and computer games, is lead developer on the Fading Suns: Noble Armada computer game. His computer game credits include Dracula Unleashed, Star Trek: Starfleet Academy, Warhammer 40K: Final Liberation, Merchant Prince II, Mall Tycoon, Global Agenda and more. A fellow with the Mythic Imagination Institute, Andrew is also executive director of the Georgia Game Developers Association and organizer of the Southeast Interactive Entertainment and Games Expo (www.siegecon.net). He chairs the DeKalb County Entertainment Commission on serves on the Georgia Film, Music and Digital Entertainment Commission.
Rod Obando is a YouTube partner and streams on Twitch. He mainly focuses on Tutorial Videos and Walkthroughs. This has helped him become the streamer and YouTuber he is today. He also makes banners and profile pictures for other streamers. When he is not streaming or making videos he works for Columbus State University in the Registrar office and is a Grad Student at CSU.
An experimental game designer, avid game jammer, and Blender enthusiast from Augusta GA who loves to help guide new users in their struggle to master the complexity of Blender.
A CSU grad, Karen now works as a game designer with Eclipse Gaming Systems. Ask her about her journey into the industry.