Episode 087: eSports World Champion "Miss Harvey"


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Stephanie Harvey, known as "Miss Harvey", is one of the pioneers in the gaming industry. She is a 5-time eSports world champion. She is probably best known for playing Counter-Strike and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (GS:GO). She currently plays for the Counter Logic Gaming Red team. Stephanie has worked with Ubisoft Montreal since 2009. She worked on Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (XBOX 360, PS3, PC) and James Noir's Hollywood Crimes (3DS). In December 2016, she won the 3rd season of the popular TV show "Canada's Smartest Person". The French-Canadian was recently-signed by Hewlett-Packard Canada to be its face in the gaming world.

In today’s episode, we discuss:

  • Teamwork needed on eSports teams
  • What video games she played while growing up
  • Dealing with trash talk or criticism, especially as a female
  • Her passion for NHL hockey

Twitter: @MissHarvey

Facebook: Facebook.com/pg/Harvinator

Linkedin: Linkedin.com/in/MissHarvey

Instagram: @StephHarvey

Watch "Miss Harvey" on Twitch: Twitch.tv/missharvey

Click here for Stephanie's YouTube Channel

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