Professional Esports Athlete, Gaming Icon and Brand Influencer
A five-time world champion in competitive Counter-Strike, and longtime female pro-gaming icon, Stephanie “missharvey” Harvey currently plays video games professionally. Missharvey is a brand ambassador for OMEN by HP Canada, a spokesperson for DreamHack Montreal and a host on RDS Jeux Vidéo. She is also currently working with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and dedicates much of her time creating awareness for female gaming, gender equality, cyber dependance and cyberbullying. She formerly worked as a game designer for Ubisoft Montreal, having notably been part of development for Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands and Far Cry Primal. Her 16 years in esports as a player and 7 years in the industry as a developer awarded her a Forbes 30 under 30 title and the BBC 100 women. She also won Canada’s Smartest Person Season 3 on CBC and was voted Quebec City’s personality of 2017 by ICI Radio-Canada Quebec television channel.