Spotlight Event: Level Up
Our last Spotlight event, held on Thursday, April 26th in Wilkes-Barre’s THINK Center, was centered around video gaming and titled “Level Up” Our featured speaker was Chris Bennett, Co-Founder/ Chief Executive Officer at Skyless Game Studios. Our three video spotlights included Jeremy Benscoter, Founder/Programmer & Brandi Brace, Designer/Artist at Atlantic Divide Games; Jeffrey Chiampi, Instructor of Computer Science and Mathematics at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, and Kaleen Singh, Founder of Another Day video game & Information Science & Technology Major at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. The Spotlight program features quarterly events that provide an opportunity for industry leaders, entrepreneurs and students in NEPA to meet, discuss, and identify potential partnerships. Each event features a fifteen-minute presentation from an entrepreneur. Spotlight is coordinated by the Diamond City Partnership and sponsored by Penn State Wilkes-Barre, through the Invent Penn State Initiative.