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  • Thomas Wilson at Quebec's Activision Beenox met with Game Careers

    Thomas Wilson, Art Director at Beenox met with David Smith of Game Careers and Interactive Selection at the Montreal Interernational Games Summit ( MIGS) in Montreal in November 2010. His advice for job seekers looking to apply for a job with his studio is: “Determination is what it takes. It is a competitive industry, sometimes […]

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    Karen Lee Hall of Heroic Interactive in Toronto met with Women in Games Jobs at Game Connection

    Karen Lee Hall is the Founder and Chief Executive at Heroic Interactive based in Toronto, Canada. Heroic Interactive is a digital media and game development company on a mission to produce high-quality, memorable interactive experiences for an audience of all ages. Karen met with David Smith Founder of Women in Games Jobs at Game Connection in Lyon, […]

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    Martin Carrier VP/ Studio Head at Warner Brothers Montreal met with Game Careers at MIGS

    Martin Carrier, VP/ Studio Head at WB Montreal met with David Smith of Game Careers and Interactive Selection at the Montreal International Games Summit ( MIGS) in Montreal in November 2010. Prior to joining WB Games, Carrier served as, Vice President, Communications and Corporate Affairs at Ubisoft Montreal, Vice President, Marketing and Communications at Bluestreak […]

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    Denis Dyack Founder of Canadian games developer Silicon Knights with Game Careers

    Denis Dyack is the Founder and President of the Canadian games developer Silicon Knights. Denis started Silicon Knights in 1992 by developing real-time strategy/action hybrids for the PC, Amiga and Atari. Since then, they have focused on developing new ways to make non-linear content in games with an aim to completely engage and immerse players […]

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    Steve Couture CEO Frima Studio in Quebec City met with Game Careers at MIGS 2010

    Steve Couture, CEO Frima Studio in Quebec City, Canada met with David Smith of Game Careersand Interactive Selection at the Montreal International Games Summit ( MIGS) in Montreal in November 2010. His advice for job seekers looking to apply for a job with his studio is: “Like everyone probably says, we search for the best […]

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    Interactive Selection's parent is now a Large and Complex Business - Official.

    Interactive Selection has just received notification from HM Revenue & Customs in the UK that the tax affairs of DS Interactive Ltd have been transferred from Scotland East to their Large and Complex Business department in Cardiff. We still have only 7 employees but presumably a computer program somewhere has taken this decision. The implications […]

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    AJ Morales & Sandeep Bisla of Longtail Studios, Canada with Game Careers .BIZ

    AJ Morales and Sandeep Bisla of Longtail Studios met with David Smith of Games Careers at the Montreal Game Summit. Longtail Studios create games for the Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS and the iPhone/iPod Touch. Sandeep, Technical Director, advice for getting a job at Longtail Studios, “If you can, try to give us demos, […]

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    Craig Morrison EP of Funcom Montreal speaks to Game Careers. BIZ at MIGS 2010

    Craig Morrison met with David Smith of Games Careers at the Montreal Game Summit. As the Executive Producer at Funcom, Craig heads up a large team working on the MMO Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures. Craig advises the following about how to get a job at Funcom, “In practical terms, you can visit the website […]

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    Interactive Selection invited to lunch at UK's House of Commons

    Interactive Selection today attended a lunch at the House of Commons organised by Tom Watson , MP, and TIGA, the UK game developers association in the magnificent Palace of Westminister designed by Charles Barry.  The foundation stone was laid in 1840;  the Lords Chamber was completed in 1847, and the Commons Chamber in 1852. Although most of […]

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    Brenda Bailey Gerschkovitch of Silicon Sisters Interactive speaks to Game Careers .BIZ

    Two game industry entrepreneurs have opened a female-owned and operated development studio. Experienced industry names Brenda Bailey Gershkovitch and Kirsten Forbes are the two execs spearheading the Vancouver-based Silicon Sisters Interactive. Brenda is the former COO of Deep Fried Entertainment, as well as a member of the GDC Canada’s Advisory Board, and chairs the Vancouver […]

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