Who We Are

We’re a diverse team dedicated to making awesome sports games & content!

Our Mission & Careers

Our mission at Champions Round is to elevate fandom with friends through hyper-casual sports games, sports media, content and community. We exist to bring fans closer together with those that matter most via the world’s greatest unifier: Sports!

Interested in working with us? Check available jobs here.

Our People

Carter Russ

Co-Founder & CEO

Chase Payne

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

Jason Gold

Co-Founder & Chief Content Officer

Angel Pang

Chief Design Officer

Lucy Kent

Senior Product Designer

Jessica Chan

Chief of Staff

Content & Marketing

Steph Smalls

Head of Content & Community

Joey Mauriello

Content Creator

Matthew Minnis

Content Creator

Jeff Hasley

Content Creator

Dan Turner

Digital Overlord

Jeff Englander

Game Operations Manager


Bernardo Leal Santos

Director of Engineering

Blake Brandon

iOS Lead

Rodolfo Lemes

Backend Lead

Leonardo Armelin

Android Lead

Felipe Vieira

Android Engineer

Roman Kharchenko

iOS Engineer

Eugene Salo

iOS Engineer

Leonichel Guimarães

Data Scientist

Our Partners


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