Women in Gaming Panel
Presented by RESPAWN

Emily Krol

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Emily Krol

Emily Krol is the Gaming Strategic Marketing Manager for Lenovo North America, where she orchestrates creative and innovative end-to-end marketing strategies for Lenovo’s elite gaming PC brand, Lenovo Legion. With exclusive PC sponsorships of both TSM and Apex Legends Global Series, Emily’s strategy is largely focused on esports and meeting gamers where they are organically. An avid gamer herself, Emily leverages her own experience as well as her BA in Game and Interactive Media Design from High Point University to develop campaigns that will resonate with gamers across the US and Canada. She is passionate about utilizing her position to make the gaming industry more inclusive and accessible to all.

Amanda Solomon

Amanda Solomon is a strategic sales and partnerships executive, specializing in Esports, gaming, and talent. She was most recently granted the title of CEO of Sales for Tyrus TV, a talent management and consultation group. Amanda currently serves as an influencer marketing consultant for Misfits Gaming Group, a global esports and entertainment company. She has a deep understanding of the influencer marketing landscape and is a trusted consultant in brand integration. Amanda utilizes her platform and fierce spirit to advocate for women, LGBTQIA+, and BIPIC individuals in gaming and Esports communities.

Amanda Solomon

Amanda Solomon

Clara "EvilHiccup"

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Clara "EvilHiccup"

My name is Clara aka self proclaimed Warzone Princess aka the Gulag Guru aka Skinny Legend aka Apex Princess aka Chun Li aka Evilthiccup aka Never Rages in Overwatch aka Sends Kids Back to the Lobby aka Resouceful Queen aka Just Here For a Good Time

Andrea Dela Cruz

My name is Andrea! I'm currently an Associate Marketing Manager at Square Enix managing titles from our Eastern Studios - i.e., FINAL FANTASY, KINGDOM HEARTS, etc). And when I'm not doing that I'm a part-time Twitch Streamer and the Director of Marketing for Elevate GG.

Andrea Dela Cruz

Andrea Dela Cruz

Jan Gabrielle Llanillo

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Jan Gabrielle Llanillo

Gabby is a QA Engineer with over 3.5 years of experience in the games industry. She previously worked as a Senior QA / Development Support at Naughty Dog, most recently on The Last of Us Part II, and did localization QA for Square Enix and Idea Factory Intl. She hopes to continue to advocate for increasing diversity in both video games and the workplace, as well as improved treatment and recognition for QA industry-wide.