2017 Leadership Awards!

Game Executive of the Year
Game Executive of the Year Jesse Rapczak Co-Founder & Co-Creative Director Studio Wildcard
Katy Jo Wright Director Gaming For Everyone Xbox

(WIN) announced the
recipients of their inaugural
leadership awards at the 2017 Annual Power of Play.

The awards are made to acknowledge those individuals that have made significant contribution to the Washington State interactive media industry.

Jesse Rapczak, Co-Founder & Co-Creative Director, Studio Wildcard was awarded Game Executive of the Year. Katy Jo Wright, Director of Gaming for Everyone at Xbox was awarded Game Changer of the Year.

CLICK HERE for more information on Award Winners and Criteria.

Global Leader in Interactive Entertainment

Washington Interactive Network is a nonprofit organization at the hub of our vibrant and growing interactive media industry. Today Washington State’s industry boasts over 400 companies and over $28 Billion in revenue and is a global leader for interactive media development and IP creation.

We are home to Nintendo, Microsoft, Valve, Bungie Studios, Amazon, Big Fish Games, Wargaming, Arena.Net, Pokémon, Penny Arcade, Facebook, Wizards of the Coast, SuckerPunch, Oculus, HTC, and so many more.

About Seattle’s Booming Game Industry

Let us be your next home.


Best Power of Play Yet!

Power of Play

Jam-Packed Day with amazing content and Indie Expo

600+ people
100+ Companies
20+ Sessions, Post Mortems, Roundtables, Panels and more
40+ Speakers
1 Great Party!

  • Speakers on Industry Trends, VR, Platforms
  • Roundtables featuring talks on PR, Team Culture
  • Panel of experts discuss Streaming, VR, and Community
  • Exclusive Industry Award Show and Reception

Missed it? See videos HERE. Click on the track and the sessions that you want to see.

More info go to: www.PowerOfPlay.us

Elevating Interactive Media