By Balitang America Staff, ABS-CBN North America Bureau
March 4, 2014
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – At just 23 years old, Filipino-American gamer Justin Ignacio finds himself named among Forbes magazineâ€™s prestigious â€ś30 under 30â€ť list.
New Jersey-born Ignacio made the cut on the 2014 Forbes list of the 30 brightest young stars in video games under 30 years old.
The FilAm tech guru, known to video gamers as â€śThe Gun Runâ€ť, is a broadcast production manager at Twitch.tv.
Forbes says Ignacio helps keep thousands of video streams running on the e-sports web site.
He also manages Twitch.tvâ€™s biggest live events, such as the League of Legends Championship Series.
His mother Lea is a nurse from Negros Occidental while his father Florendo is originally from Pampangga.