How one startup managed to bring ‘Fortnite’ and ‘League of Legends’ esports to 13,000 schools in exclusive deals
|02/13/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- PlayVS is a $96 million software startup that organizes high school and collegiate gaming competitions across the country and gives schools the tools they need to create their own esports programs.
- Founder and CEO Delane Parnell convinced the creators of popular games like “Fortnite” and “League of Legends” to allow PlayVS to organize high school and collegiate competitions.
- PlayVS now supports more than 13,000 schools and has worked with the National Federation of High Schools to establish varsity esports programs in 18 states.
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