Posts: Patrick Wixted

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Based in our Washington, D.C. office, Patrick Wixted is a VP with KSE, overseeing Ketchum’s growing gaming/e-sports capabilities.

E3: An Open World, First-person Account of Gaming’s Biggest Bash

by Patrick Wixted| July 3, 2018

Video gaming and esports are having a “moment.” Sure, I know that marketing in the video game industry is nothing new, and pulled in 36 billion in revenue last year, according to ESA. It simply seems to me, as a result of the explosion of esports, the phenomenon that is Fortnite, this being the highest-attended […]

Esports: Trends to Watch in 2017

by Patrick Wixted, Sean Flynn and Kristyn Haertel| January 10, 2017

2016 was a banner year for sports, but in particular, for esports. The industry turned in some staggering numbers in terms of audiences, revenue and major growth – approaching almost $500 million in industry revenue.