SOURCE: CMG Holdings, Inc

September 04, 2014 09:00 ET

CMGO's eSports Subsidiary, Good Gaming Strengthens Leadership Team

Industry Veteran Brad Carraway Joins Team to Launch Innovative Social Networking Platform

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2014) - CMG HOLDINGS Inc. (OTCQB: CMGO), Chairman, Glenn Laken today announced that video game industry veteran Brad Carraway has joined the GOOD GAMING team to spearhead the launch behind the innovative GOOD GAMING Social Networking Platform. Currently on track for its initial release at the end of September, GOOD GAMING will provide the tools, resources and community networking framework today's eSports gamer needs to go from an aspiring amateur to eSports Champion. As the newest member of the growing GOOD GAMING executive team, Mr. Carraway will lead the strategic development and execution of GOOD GAMING's brand initiatives and the go-to-market strategy behind the platform, driving rapid subscriber acquisition and growth. Mr. Carraway will report directly to GOOD GAMING Chairman Glenn Laken. 

"I'm thrilled for the opportunity to join the team at GOOD GAMING, and have an opportunity to lead the launch of this leading-edge platform dedicated to the eSports gaming community," commented Brad Carraway. "GOOD GAMING represents a tremendous opportunity to capitalize on the explosive growth of eSports, while empowering a new generation of gamers to go from amateur to pro."

Previous to joining GOOD GAMING, Mr. Carraway held senior marketing leadership positions at the award-winning brand communication agency Mile 9, and at industry leading video game publishers including Activision Blizzard, THQ and Warner Bros. A passionate gamer, and recognized video game marketing leader with over 15 years of experience, Mr. Carraway was instrumental in leading the global brand marketing campaigns behind marquee video game franchises including Call of Duty, Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War, the Lord of the Rings and many others.

In making today's announcement, Mr. Laken said, "Brad adds tremendous value to GOOD GAMING's growing leadership team. He's an experienced and results-driven marketing leader with a proven track record of building breakthrough video game brands and creating world-class experiences. With his passion for gaming combined with his marketing expertise, Brad is positioned to drive a high-profile marketing launch behind the GOOD GAMING platform." 

About GOOD GAMING "Where Amateurs Become Pros": A subsidiary of CMG Holdings, a multi-media company, GOOD GAMING empowers a new generation of eSports gamers to be better. Built by the community, for the community, GOOD GAMING connects gamers with other like-minded enthusiasts, enriching their gaming experience and providing the eLearning resources necessary to go from amateur to eSports Pro. For more information, go to www.good-gaming.com.

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