About Ignite Tournaments
Ignite Tournaments is a tournament layer platform that sits above a native blockchain game deployed in mobile format. The platform combines esports tournament organization, streaming services with instantaneous payouts in crypto and NFTs, and provides play-to-earn functionality to any game.
Krystal Yang, CEO & Co-Founder, hails from the esports event management space. Before founding Ignite, she was CEO of SE Gaming—an esports event management and consulting company that she took from concept to $3m ARR in 18 months. Prior to SE Gaming, Krystal was a senior consultant for Sync Exchange. She worked with buyers and sellers of music for use in visual and interactive media, and contributed to popularizing KPOP in the United States. Krystal was ranked the world’s number one Final Fantasy defensive player on the pro circuit between 2017-2019.
Tony Chen, COO & Co-Founder, is a biotech entrepreneur who has bootstrapped PrimeVax immunotherapy venture for late-stage cancer patients over the last 7 years. Tony is no stranger to IP management, given his work with a portfolio of drugs in his previous venture. With this experience, he has set out to patent Ignite Tournaments organization and streaming platform.
Learn more on Base Layer episode, “Krystal Yang Founder of Ignite Tournaments on the World's First Play-to-Earn Mobile Esports Tournament Organization Platform”