NRG eSports sign new president

by theScore Staff Oct 7 2016
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Brett Lautenbach, a former esports talent agent, has become the new president of NRG eSports.

Lautenbach had previously been at William Morris Endeavor, a talent agency, where he worked in esports agent.

NRG eSports are one of the newer organizations on the scene, having formed in November 2015. With teams in Overwatch, CS:GO and LoL among other titles, they are known for having Shaquille O'Neal, Alex Rodriguez and Jimmy Rollins among their investors. Their most recent venture was in Smash 4 when they signed former Team Liquid star Nairoby "Nairo" Quezada.

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