Join Shaun Rutland, Hutch CEO and co-founder, for the Founder’s Network keynote as he discusses how to put your spin on your niche, going to market quickly and learning from your audience, and keeping things going during the global pandemic.
Rutland will also touch on his successful $375 million exit to Modern Times Group, what made that organization the right home for Hutch, and how the team still works their own way.
Opening Remarks & Chapter Launch @ 9:30am PT
Join us for opening remarks with Kevin Holmes, Founder & CEO @ Founders Network, to get the latest updates from the Network and opportunities for getting involved.
Keynote Speaker @ 9:40am PT
Entrepreneur and business founder with a demonstrated history of working in mobile games and e-commerce. Skilled in building teams, raising venture finance and leading complex player centric business with company vision and values that will last the test of time.
Shaun is the CEO and Co-Founder of Hutch, a mobile video game developer/publisher, which was voted one of the Best Places to Work in the 2020 gamesindustry.biz awards! Since inception in 2011, they’ve entertained over 300 million mobile players across game titles including Rebel Racing, F1® Clash, Top Drives, and Hot Wheels: Race Off. They’re dedicated to growing the racing genre on mobile, and enabling communities of players worldwide to celebrate their passion for cars.
Stage-Based Roundtables @ 10:30 am PT
Following our Global Keynote, please join your stage-based roundtables for a 45-minute discussion group covering the following:
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