ATEC to Industry: Network with Industry Professionals and Alums

ATEC to Industry will feature a panel discussion and networking with industry professionals and ATEC alumni. Pizza will be provided. The event is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 28 from 6-7:30 pm in Residence Hall North, 2nd floor Multipurpose Room.

Panel Discuss

  • Samantha Bratton, 2D/3D Artist at Game Circus
  • Steven Strobel, Technical Artist at Gearbox
  • Chris Oliver, 3D Animator at Realpage
  • Ricardo Orellana, 3D Generalist at Janimation
  • Jenni LederArt Director/User Interface Designer at Bottle Rocket Apps
  • Robert Reynolds, 3D Generalist at Element X Creative
  • Desmond Blair, Project Manager at ATEC’s Institute for Interactive Arts and Engineering
  • Liz Paradis, 3D Character Modeler at Reel FX
  • Ken Kanipe, Rigging Artist at Reel FX

Networking Sessions

Includes the above individuals and

  • Tony Wu, Game Designer at Zynga Dallas
  • Sara Sharp, 3D Artist at Tribaloid Inc.
  • Tim Lewis, Art Lead/Level Designer at ATEC’s Institute for Interactive Arts and Engineering and Trench Games
  • Michael Howell, Technical Artist at ATEC’s Institute for Interactive Arts and Engineering
  • Michael Kaiser, Lead Programmer at ATEC’s Institute for Interactive Arts and Engineering
  • Michael Duffy, Programmer at Game Circus
  • Jamie Saxon, Lead Producer at Game Circus
  • Lorin Wood, Senior Conceptual Designer at Gearbox
  • Margriet Spriensma, General Manager at Triangle Studios
  • Wes Parker, Character Artist at Gearbox