Ember Sword is a vast MMORPG universe owned by its users.
Whether you're a peaceful forager of goods and rares making a name for yourself or a fierce warrior of no alignment, there is a place for you here - a place where peace and war is chosen by the players themselves. A place built by you.
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CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mark is a serial entrepreneur who began making games in his childhood on a Texas Instruments 99/4A and Commodore 64. He's been involved in eSports, as both athlete and founder, having co-founded major successful teams. He has since built and helped build several start-ups from the ground up. Latest he co-founded PlayOn, the Danish studio behind TankWars.io.
Sage is an award-winning digital artist and game designer with artwork published in several articles around the globe. Having started his career working on Guild Wars, he has since been an integral part of dozens of successful projects. His skillset reaches virtually every facet of digital art – making him the perfect fit to lead Ember Sword’s creative department.
Chief Technical Officer
Joris is a programmer and server-side infrastructure architect with 10 years of programming experience, starting his career by building his first MMO side project when he was just 16 years old. Later, he founded Devdog, a company focused on creating and publishing advanced tools for the Unity game engine, with thousands of developers using the company’s tools.
CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER
Sune if a business developer and marketer with a wealth of experience in the games and tech industry. As the founder of industry news media NordicGameBits he interviewed hundreds of game developers before co-founding Devdog, a leading publisher of advanced tools for the Unity game engine and an Asset Store Advisory Board member, with thousands of gamedevs using their tools.
Loren is a serial entrepreneur who started developing games at the age of 11. Starting in the modding scene, millions of people played something he worked on before he left high school. He worked on several MMO's including Neocron and Kaos War, which he co-founded and took from a team of 3 to 45 in 6 months. Since then he has founded multiple tech companies, helped them raise millions of dollars.
Victor is the founder and CEO of Edgeflow, a succesful startup that produces art for outsourcing and game development studios. Coming from a background in game modding, games has always been Victors passion. He's an expert producer, and dedicated project lead, with an efficient and methodical work ethic he acquired while studying for his Masters Degree in Architecture.
Strategy & Business
A successful serial entrepreneur, Lars is the founder of Apex and Modl.ai an Artificial Intelligence Data Analytics company that helps with predictive behavior. Lars has worked with blue chip conglomerates and multinational companies including Maersk, Dong Energy, Siemens, Falck, Danfoss, as well as Vermont and Duke University.
Tokenomics & Economy
Running businesses and helping those who run them is David’s life. He is part of the leadership team of Holo & Holochain, focused on enabling the organisation to deliver and grow. In the crypto world, David is known for his understanding of the economic, strategic, and currency landscapes. David was previously the COO of Mind Gym, a behavioural change consultancy with a £250m market cap.
Jannick is a multitalented musician, composer and audio engineer who have been composing music for 10 years, working with both the film and games industry for 6 years. His expertise lies in composing scores for film trailers and soundtracks for games that create a true emotional connection with the player.
Samuel Horton is an American screenwriter. Born and raised in Alaska, he graduated from the University of Idaho with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.S. in Virtual Technology & Design. After signing with Dramatic Artists Agency (DAA), his screenplays were among the most pursued works featured at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.
Game & Marketing
Former Ubisoft Marketing Director and International Brand Manager credited on titles such as Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon, Sören now uses his 20 years of games industry experience to work with games developers, publishers, and investors as a Business Development Consultant.
Smart Contract & Crowdsale
Bogdan is a frequent speaker at high-profile blockchain events, co-Founder of bitJob, and President of Blockchainexperts.io. With over 20 years of IT experience, he has acquired intimate knowledge of smart contract development and the inner-workings of Token Sales, from conception to execution.
Board director at IDACB (International Decentralized Association of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain), Ambassador of the Nordic Blockchain Association, President and founder of the Nordic IT Association, General of the BlueSwarm Army at the UDDN, 2x Nominated Deloitte entrepreneur of the year, and a recognized top 100 global authority on IoT & Strategic Management.
Finance & Communications
Charlie helps founders and executive leaders develop and apply content strategies for brand building and fundraising. He has spent more than a decade in corporate finance, investor relations and management consulting alongside Fortune 500 companies including JPMorgan-Chase, Microsoft and Ebay. Today he partners with startup leaders building blockchain and tech companies.
Joshua is a Business Development consultant with more than 4 years of experience in the Finance, IT, Tech and Telecommunications industries, with a further 2 years in the games industry. He's Co-Founder & CEO of Streamers Connected, a platform for influencers and content creators, which also does live production & content for events, has a Mentorship program and a Sponsorship Academy.
Peter Gelardi Mikkelsen is the founder of the Nordic Blockchain Association and is a partner in the Blockchain Technologies Corporation, one of the world’s oldest blockchain development firms. He is an advisor to the Zap foundation and leads the blockchain departments of the Nordic IT Association and the Nordic Token Alliance.