01-29-21 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR ETSU SPORT & RECREATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM ESPORTS COACHING CLASS
(New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the Esports Coaching class which is part of the East Tennessee State University’s Sport and Recreation Management Program. While speaking to the class, Justin discussed his past esports business experience and highlighted how amateur gamers are selected as well as engaged by professional teams. He also discussed his day-to-day role working with professional esports players and other gaming talent. In addition, he provided some insight on what various esports organizations seek in talent and the process behind the determination of who they sign to a player contract.