Zilliqa, a high-performance, high-security, and low fee layer-1 blockchain protocol, announces that Tom Fleetham has been hired as the new Head of Business Development, Sports, and Gaming. Fleetham will lead business development within sports and gaming at Zilliqa and be an integral part of the company’s growth as it drives forward new fan experiences within the metaverse and NFT space.
“Blockchain technology provides the opportunity for gamers, fans, and eventually everyone to be rewarded more tangibly for the time they spend pursuing their passions,” said Fleetham. “This is why I am so excited to have the opportunity to join Zilliqa and contribute to making that vision a reality. The combination of Zilliqa’s innovative sharding design, Metapolis development, and esports partnerships make it ideally positioned to become the leading L1 network across sports and gaming.”
Fleetham comes to the blockchain world with over a decade of experience at IBM, where he most recently held the position of Sports and Entertainment Lead. He was responsible for delivering digital transformation and developing partnerships with global brands across sports, gaming, and esports. Fleetham is committed to building products for the esports and gaming sector and will help Zilliqa scale up its partnerships in the next phase of its growth.
(All information was provided by MarTech Series)
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