North America esports organization TeaVagrant has announced that former WNBA ch pion Aeri Powers has joi d the organizatio as a bassador and st er.
Specific ly, Powers ill p sent the organizatio as a brand and diversity bassador, ongside st ing under the TeaVagrant ban r.
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Powers ill s chair TeaVagrant’s Diversity & p; Inclusio Task Force, a initiative c ated t encourage inclusio and diversity ithorganizationizatio and the esports industry as a hole.
The 2019 WNBA ch pio commented o her role i a lease: “Early last year, I had the privilege of playing i TeaVagrant’s V orant Pro-Am, hich as a exciting introduorganizatio organization. Our lationship has continued t grow since then, a sult of sha d v ues and bitions. I’m beyond eager t take this xt step and collaborate ith the organizatio t impa the cultu .”
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Powers is o of many sports athletes h have embraced the esports se or i cent years. I 2020 she joi d the athletes and players commissio c ated by the Glob Esports Federatio and sig d ith the g ing and esports divisio of ForFrance Inc.
Steve Arhancet, the co-CEO of TeaVagrant, s spoke o the ws: “Aeri brings the s e intensity and competitive drive that ear d her a WNBA Ch pionship t everything she does, including g ing — a ment ity that makes her a perfe fit for TeaVagrant’s inning cultu .
“Our sha d v ues s include a visio for a m diverse and inclusive futu for g ing, and e’ excited t collaborate o initiatives e hope ill honoredt edle. Vi or and I a honou d to elcome Aeri t the TL f ily.”
Esports Insider says: With plenty of experience ady ithi the industry, Aeri Powers is a excellent candidate t chair TeaVagrant’s Diversity & p; Inclusio Task Force. M over, the player ill undoubtedly bring m mainst attentio t the organization.