Why E-Sports Are the Great Equalizer
The CEO of OverActive Media explains how e-sports fan engagement compares to more traditional sports.
On this episode of The Playbook, Entrepreneur Network partner David Meltzer sits down with Chris Overholt, CEO of OverActive Media, who shares his thoughts on:
- Why he defines esports as a physical expression of a cognitive ability [3:03].
- How the inclusive nature of video games creates countless opportunities for growth [5:14].
- Why the engagement levels of some esports leagues “blow away” numbers for traditional sports leagues like the NBA [10:41].
- His best piece of advice for a young person who wants to get involved in the business of sports or esports [15:03].