Let's now introduce our new Advisory Board member, Ben Stoddard who is a co-founder of Session Games along with our other Board member Ian Verchere.


Have a peak at his LinkedIn profile here:


Ben comes to Playground Ventures with 15 years of gaming experience and is the Chief Product Officer at Session Games.  He specializes in character development, cinematic as well as authentic gameplay experiences for Electronic Arts and Roadhouse Interactive.

Ben was a part of the core EA Skate dev team, and was a creative producer on SSX and has shipped multiple titles for Red Bull Media House.

As a native of Whistler BC, Ben was a competitive snowboarder and then produced a series of skateboarding films. Today Ben is currently President of Canada Skateboard, leading the sport’s inauguration into the Olympic program!