Management

Management
  • 1Jason Lake

    Jason Lake is the founder and CEO of Complexity Gaming, one of America's leading esports brands since 2003. Considered by many to be one of the founding fathers of North American esports, Mr. Lake has served in many leadership and advisory roles during the rise of competitive gaming. In 2017 he partnered with Jerry Jones and John Goff and centralized Complexity's operations at the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters at The Star in Frisco, Texas.

  • dherzDaniel Herz

    Daniel Herz started his career in traditional sports and entertainment with the Denver Broncos and the City of Denver's venues. In 2016, Daniel joined the esports community with Electronic Sports League, ESL. During his time at ESL, Daniel managed all major US partners (including, Intel, Xfinity, Pepsi, GoDaddy, General Mills, Dell and more), as well as had a hand in leading strategic initiatives with college conferences and traditional sports properties. At Complexity, Daniel will lead all partnerships and revenue generating opportunities to help build the organization.

  • BeefKyle Bautista

    Kyle Bautista has been in the competitive gaming industry for over 10 years. During that time Kyle has experienced esports as a competitor, commentator, journalist, and consultant for game developers. In 2012 Kyle joined Complexity as a live broadcast and content expert. In 2014 he transitioned to General Manager, working more closely with teams and operations. In 2017 Kyle took on the role of COO, leading day-to day operations and shaping the direction of the legendary brand. Kyle's vast experience, strong communication skills, and valued strategic vision are among the reasons he is a key adviser to Complexity CEO Jason Lake as well as numerous initiatives throughout the esports industry.

  • aMiesAndrew Miesner

    Andrew 'aMies' Miesner has been in the professional gaming community for as long as it has been in existence. Originally, he was a prominent member of the compLexity community, participating in forum chat and events. Eventually, he applied for, and received, a job with compLexity. Andrew performed manual statistic gathering for the Counter-Strike: Source team during CGS, providing for interesting pre-game and post-game reports. He continued to progress through the ranks of the organization, becoming a news writer and coverage expert before becoming the Editor in Chief. Following that position, Andrew became the Head of Staff. Currently, he presides as the Director of Technology & Media for the organization, handling day to day operations.

  • PopcornScott Ford

    Scott 'Popcorn' Ford has always been competitive. From a young age he played many sports, an injury in high school changed his passion from playing sports to competing in video games. He has contributed his time in eSports to 4Kings, Cadred, and numerous North American Sites. Now, with compLexity Gaming as their Player Logistics Manager. He is excited for what the future holds and is proud to be part of the awesome family that compLexity is.

  • FantasySören Vendsahm

    Sören 'Fantasy' Vendsahm has been an avid eSports participant since the early days of ESL. Growing up on games like Counter-Strike, Warcraft III, Brood War, and FIFA he developed a passion for gaming which translated into a love of writing about games. Over the years he has covered Starcraft II, Heroes of Newerth,CS:GO, Dota 2 and more. In 2013 he found a new challenge in the Blizzard card game, Hearthstone. Since then he has developed into one of the world's most successful Hearthstone managers, continually finding and molding talented players into fierce competitors.

  • moumptJordan Deaton

    Growing up in North Carolina, Jordan “Moumpt305” Deaton enjoyed video games and sports. Not knowing you could combine his two passions, it wasn’t until discovering League of Legends while in University that he learned of esports. Becoming enthralled with the industry he began pursuing a career within the space in a multitude of ways. After a year of service with Americorps he took a fateful trip to the CSGO Major in Atlanta (chronicled in POV episode 14) he began volunteering with coL. Working his way up the ladder within the organization he now finds himself positioned as the Partnership Execution Manager.

  • MasteryMattMatt Rutledge

    Matt "MasteryMatt" Rutledge is an entrepreneur and mobile esports specialist based in San Francisco, CA. He has been deeply involved in the legitimization of the mobile esports scene as a team owner, event organizer, endemic sponsor, and community influencer. In Clash Royale, he created the first online strategy tool, formed the first contracted pro team, and established the first recurring live event series in North America. He is also the founder of Mobile Esports Lab, Inc. which encompasses a mobile esports sponsorship agency, mobile gaming product company, and management consulting firm. He is now the Director of Mobile Gaming at compLexity, where he oversees the recruitment and management of mobile esports teams, advises on organizational direction, and leads mobile gaming initiatives.

  • skimSovann Kim

    Sovann "Skim" Kim began his esports journey as a writer in the Dota 2 scene. He quickly began to expand his repertoire and became a jack of all trades in regards to content creation. Between live interviews, podcasts and game commentary, Skim has experimented with all forms of media. This experience and flexibility made him a great fit for our creative team.

  • thamadzakZack Marchand

    Zack "Thamadzak" Marchand has been working in the world of esports digital marketing content for the past 3 years. Famous for his viral video work with gaming peripherals brands on YouTube and Facebook video content, he has turned from the traditional agency marketing and has pursued his passion for esports with compLexity.

  • dawnshotPaul Eagle

    Paul 'Dawnshot' Eagle has been a gamer since getting his first SNES. In high school, he began making videos with his friends and neighbors which he turned into a career path. Graduating in 2011 with a Comm. Media degree from NC State University, Paul found himself working in college sports media. In 2016, after sending a "cold" email (and a prayer) to compLexity - he was able to combine two of his passions, gaming and video production. Now he is a vital asset to the content and creative team!

  • MarvelMayhemPatrick Snipes

    Patrick “MarvelMayhem” Snipes originally wanted to pursue a career working solely on film, but he immediately changed his interests when he attended the Overwatch Open while working for one of his clients. After experiencing the event, he immediately started honing his creative skillset. Patrick is working on making a significant mark in the esports industry in hopes to pass down his knowledge as an esports college professor.

  • KevKevin Yoo

    Kevin Yoo or “Kev” has been a member of the gaming community for the last 8 years. He started designing for various YouTube content creators and streamers. After exploring the esports scene he started gaining interest in being a part of the industry as a designer. He is now currently the Senior Graphic Designer, responsible for creating all art needed for marketing, social media, merchandise and print production.

  • EverywhereSeanSean Do

    Sean "EverywhereSean" Do entered esports in December 2017 by attending his first major event in Dallas, TX. A jack of all trades, he started to utilize his skills in many ways to position himself towards his goals of breaking into esports. Now he's doing what does best and that's being everywhere. At compLexity, Sean is a vital part of our content team, acting as both a videographer and editor.

  • swarlosMarco Bobadilla

    Marco “Swarlos” Bobadilla grew up playing games like Counter-Strike and StarCraft. He attended film school at Montclair State University and has been working in video production since graduating back in 2012. Eventually his talents found their way into eSports, working as a video editor for the website DBLTAP from where he was eventually recruited by compLexity.