On yesterday’s episode of Smashing the Plateau, Jen Begeal talked about her experience in both the tech startup world and the entertainment industry.
She talked about storytelling and how a business has to know who the are and what they do in order to get the client, get the funding, or get the sales.
Below, are some of her biggest influences:
1) Vlad Nikolic was a Grad School Mentor who set Jen on her current career path.
2) Lance Weilergave her the opportunity to work on cutting edge, immersive storytelling projects.
3) Brian Clark is a mentor, friend, and constant source of entertainment.
4) Henry Jenkins wrote the books that lead Jen onto her career path. He also interviewed her for a series on his blog.