About Us


Sheena VanDeVanter, Branding Strategist

Sheena is a geek and a gamer with a passion for helping others find their voice. She has an extensive background in communications and writing as well as project management and leadership.

She is one of the founders and showrunners of ChupacabraCon, a tabletop gaming convention in Austin, Texas. Sheena has contributed to several RPG properties (pending publication) and has a board game under development.  She is an active member of her local gaming community and regularly contributes to geek culture and gaming sites.

Learn more about Sheena at www.1upbranding.com

Ross Watson, Game Designer

Ross Watson is an award-winning game designer and author. His design credits run the gamut: video games, board games, card games, and miniature games. Ross has written for well-known intellectual properties like The Lord of the Rings, Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000, Star Wars, and Lankhmar. He is currently the Product Line Manager at Ulisses North America.

Learn more about Ross at http://therosswatson.com/


Show Credits:  Hosting, direction, and guest communications by Ross Watson; Co-host, editing, production, and music by Sheena VanDeVanter