Episode 96: Glen O’Connell Interview

In this episode we speak to Glen O’Connell about his career in the games industry as well as sports PR.

Starting out at Psygnosis he shares some great experiences of visiting games magazines helping promote new titles and his early thoughts working in the industry. However when Sony were ready to launch the PlayStation things soon changed. Titles such as Wipeout had everyone wanting a piece of the PlayStation. Glen discusses taking along import consoles to HMV etc to help create buzz.

As well as this we discuss his time in PR roles for EA and Rage Software where he met David Beckham, Wayne Rooney, Mr.T and many more well known sports stars. Staying in PR with other companies he shares many stories and some of the key moments in his career so far.

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