AnimeFest 2022 AnimeFest Convention Jul 29th – Aug 01st 2022 Sheraton Dallas Hotel
From Anime to Esports: Careers in Fandom
Solo Presentation CAREERS
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AnimeFest 2018
Saturday 3:00PM for 1h in P2
Join Team Envy / Dallas Fuel's VP of Content Justin Rojas and Sr Community Manager Jay Hairston as they share over a decade of experiences working in anime and esports.

An inside guide of breaking into your passion industry and exploring the future of esports and entertainment. Learn the skill sets and attributes employers seek so you can land the job of your dreams.
Justin Rojas
With more than a decade of experience in creating and executing comprehensive digital campaigns in the entertainment industry, Justin is the VP of Content for Team Envy & Dallas Fuel. Before joining Team Envy, Justin led social media and business development at Funimation for nationally-recognized brands and developed promotional campaigns with partners such as Hulu, Netflix, Twitch, EA Games and Amazon. In 2007, Justin earned a Bachelors in Business Administration from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas.
Jay Hairston
Sr. Community Manager for professional esports Team Envy & The Dallas Fuel. Former Global Community Manager at Funimation. Born and raised in Wyoming, attended art school in Las Vegas.

Winner of a beauty contest in Monopoly.
Owner of a car.
Spider killer.
Best hair where I work.
Secretly two dogs in a costume.

“A perfect gentlemen.” - Justin’s mum

“Meh.” - Random Stranger

“Pretty much talks in memes.” - Coworker
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