FilAm gamer makes Forbes list of '30 under 30'

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 magazine’s prestigious “30 under 30” 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 “The Gun Run”, 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.tv’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.

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