Candice is a Senior Client Director at Newzoo, the leading market research firm for esports, gaming, and mobile. She primarily advises industry leaders on optimizing their gaming and esports strategies. Candice began her career on the hardware side of gaming, working for Qualcomm's Snapdragon GPU team for 6 years on leading chips such as the Snapdragon 820 and has also developed monetization and esports strategies while at Blizzard Entertainment. Candice has spoken at events such as PwC iSportConnect and Slush, has been quoted by the Financial Times, and enjoys blogging about esports in her spare time. She has a B.S. Electrical Engineering from the University of California, San Diego and an MBA from the University of Oxford.