Holodeck Media Appoints Jimmy Baratta, J.D., as Its New Chief Gaming Officer

Paul Dawalibi, President and CEO of Holodeck Media, introduced right this moment the appointment of Jimmy Baratta, J.D., as its new Chief Gaming Officer. Jimmy is predicated in Los Angeles and might be main the creation and commercialization of latest content material centered on gaming, esports and the quickly evolving world of the Metaverse, a future iteration of the web, made up of persistent, shared digital areas linked right into a perceived digital universe.

Jimmy began his profession in gaming by advising non-endemic expertise and companions and efficiently bridging the hole between gaming and non-gaming shoppers. He has since stuffed roles in enterprise growth, model technique and expertise/group administration for leagues, builders, companies and extra. Jimmy has been a trusted advisor to organizations like XSET, Wizard Labs, Fallen Media, and Reuters. He has performed esports enterprise growth for Grammy and Platinum-selling rappers 21 Savage, YBN Nahmir and Chief Keef. Jimmy was a strategic advisor to Travis Scott on his extraordinarily profitable Fortnite occasion “Astronomical”. Jimmy was the founding father of the social gaming community ICEBRKRSCLAN and a co-founder of NACL, a nonprofit league offering scholarships by way of match play. Jimmy can be an teacher and trade advisor to the College of California, Irvine’s prestigious esports program.

“Jimmy is an achieved chief and a pioneer in bringing the worlds of gaming, music and leisure collectively. We wish Holodeck Media to be on the nexus and a catalyst for the appearance of the Metaverse, and I can not consider a greater particular person than Jimmy to steer our efforts there,” commented Paul Dawalibi.

“In the previous couple of years, I’ve skilled and seen firsthand how leisure and gaming are interacting and coming collectively. I do know that that is solely the start of a wave that may essentially change and reshape the leisure trade. I stay up for contributing to this thrilling new world in my function with Holodeck Media,” mentioned Jimmy Baratta.


Holodeck Media is targeted on creating distinctive content material and IP focused at esports and gaming audiences. We imagine that gaming is essentially altering the leisure trade and the world. We’re a bunch of passionate players, enterprise individuals and media professionals which might be devoted to exploring and main that change. The Firm at the moment produces the main gaming trade enterprise content material by way of a mixture of podcasts, livestreams, movies, articles, blogs and newsletters.

The Firm is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Holodeck Ventures, a gaming and esports holding firm, and maintains a studio and workplaces in Manhattan, New York.

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