After watching his kids play video games and realizing there was a need for better, healthier gear alternatives competitive video gamers and streamers in the eSports world to prevent fatigue and injury, Dana Paul co-founded Ritual Motion, a company where he currently serves as CEO. In addition to creating better gaming gear, Ritual Motion is an innovative promotion hub for the gaming industry, with wellness-forward content as well as a brand-building community for passionate gamers to turn their primary pastime into their main moneymaker. The company brings years of experience to aggregate, organize and connect eSports resources to deliver incremental value for our network of partners, brands and sponsors.
Global Esports Lead with extensive experience marketing consumer tech products. Customer-focused, and skilled in building successful go-to-market strategies and developing compelling content that drive brand awareness and conversion. Strong at social media management and excels at collaborating with internal stakeholders across all business functions.
I am a post-doctoral researcher with extensive experience in Neuroepigenetics, Synaptic plasticity and non-invasive brain stimulation research resulting in 11 publications. An active proponent of growth mindset, I am always striving to be best at what I do and who I can be. Open minded and eager learner with great attitude and solution seeking approach. I seek to understand and then respond. My life experiences have taught me the value of mentorship. With the right guidance, the journey of overcoming obstacles to achieve our goals becomes enjoyable and enriching!
Crystal is the VP of Content at Ritual Motion and has worked with various organizations in esports, including theScore, Esports Insider, Benzinga, The Loadout, Supernyx, and OpTic Gaming. In addition, Crystal is a Women in Games Ambassador. In a weird combination with esports, Crystal also worked in pediatric trauma as a surgical technologist. She hopes to use her mixture of experience both in and out of the industry to promote healthy decisions in gaming and create opportunities for other women trying to find a way into esports.