Nicola has been in the industry for many years in the UK and presently the US, running her own company and now supporting Foxnext Games. She is responsible for bringing world class talent to companies to ensure development of top quality products.

She has seen many changes in the industry over the years, with recruiting techniques, but more recently has extensive experience in dealing with the backlash of company staff reductions and ultimately closures.

Nicola Smith sessions

Volatility in the Games Industry
Tuesday, October 29th

Description: Having been in the industry for many years on the inside and out, I have experienced the volatility that comes with working in studios that ‘do business as usual’ right up until the day of overnight collapse – ie: the award winning studio Telltale Games is a recent example. This session is an eye […]