The International Esports Federation (IESF) is proud to announce a new partnership agreement with live event production company White Lite LLC to host more Esports tournaments in the Latin American (LATAM) region.

IESF Secretary General Mr. Boban Totovski said: “We are very grateful for the opportunities this new partnership with White Lite will create for Esports athletes, officials and fans in the LATAM region. IESF will invest more resources towards developing Esports in the region as part of IESF’s commitment to unifying and strengthening the World Esports family and supporting our 106 Member Federations.”  

As a part of the agreement, IESF and White Lite will collaborate in staging an IESF LATAM Open Esports Championships. The Championship aims to make Esports mainstream by offering the world Esports community an opportunity to experience and gain access to world-class Esports tournaments.

White Lite LLC Manager Javier Goicoechea said: “White Lite is extremely excited and committed to delivering a major Esports event for the LATAM region through our partnership with IESF. At White Lite, we are passionate about the events business and collaborating with IESF’s expertise and fast growing network of Member Federations. I see this as a win-win for the Esports ecosystem in the LATAM region. Our ultimate endeavour is to support LATAM athletes by offering them the highest quality of Esports events.”

Beginning in 2022, the LATAM Esports family will benefit from more than (5) Latin American Esports Championships. All passionate Esports athletes who reside in the LATAM region will be provided an opportunity to register and compete in the events.

The pre-qualifications for the Championship finals will be hosted online, and the finals comprising of the top 10 players from each country will be staged in-person at the finals in a pre-selected host country.

IESF Board Member and Director of Global Programs Mr. Ido Brosh “As the IESF family continues to grow, we’re thrilled to see more Esports athletes recognize the tremendous benefits that come with professional Esports competitions. This partnership with White Lite is another step in IESF’s journey to develop gaming worldwide and provides the ultimate environment for athletes to perform at their best.”

About the International Esports Federation

IESF is the unifying body for World Esports. Founded in 2008 by nine-member nations, IESF is currently composed of 106-member nations across five continents. IESF brings together all Esports stakeholders to achieve a united ecosystem for the development of sustainable and responsible gaming worldwide. The IESF Esports World Championship is the biggest multi-sport spectacle of Esports in the world. IESF also organizes the annual Global Esports Executive Summit in order to support the highest standard of Esports governance worldwide.

About the Whilte Lite LLC

White Lite LLC is a company dedicated to the realization and technical production of shows and live events in Latin America. In the wake of the 2020 pandemic, it specializes in the streaming market, virtual platforms, XR and new technologies applied to entertainment.

White Lite LLC, in collaboration with Swiss Quality Events, is the official delivery partner of the LATAM events, a company with solid experience in sports management, sponsorship, production and marketing of large events. It aims to position and develop Esports tournaments in Latin America. Swiss Quality Events has been instrumental in expanding their traditional sports business model into the fast expanding world of Esports. 

Originally published on: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 08:34:23 +0000