The Food for Thought series is held in the Career Center Conference Room (DEWEY 4-200) unless otherwise noted. All Students are welcome. These events are sponsored by the Gwen M. Greene Career and Internship Center and Office of Alumni Relations. Questions? E-mail Michelle Marks-Hook or call 585-275-5375.
Frank Gilson, Director or Live Game Operations, FireForge, Inc.
Parent of current UR student
Accomplished Entertainment Software Executive whose top skills are establishing and maintaining business relationships, ensuring quality and meeting consumer needs. Strong knowledge of software business models, game design, creative development, project management and online game services. Before beoming the Director at FireForge, Mr. Gilson was the Senior Producer at Kambam where he managed core social games online operations and development.
Analyzed key performance indicators and guided notable improvements. In addition he has worked for Electrotank, Wizards of the Coast, Atari and Blizzard Entertainment.
Complete list of Food For Thought Participants here.