• PlayVS, bringing esports infrastructure to high schools, picks up $15 million

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    PlayVS , the startup building esports infrastructure at the high school level, has today announced the close of a $15 million Series A funding round. The financing was led by New Enterprise Associates, with participation from existing investor Science, as well as CrossCut Ventures, Coatue Management, Cross Culture Ventures, the San Francisco 49ers, Nas, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin, Twitch cofounder Kevin Lin, and others.
    PlayVS first publicly launched out of the LA-based Science startup studio in April. The company partnered with the NFHS, the equivalent of the NCAA for high...
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  • This 25-Year-Old Has Nas And The 49ers Investing In High School Esports

    4 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Delane Parnell's PlayVS is bringing esports to high schools across the nation, partnering with the NFHS and bringing in $15 million in a Series A.
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