A communications consultant for the games and interactive entertainment industry, Elicia has 10 years of PR, marketing and events experience under her belt. Born and raised in Massachusetts, she is an avid supporter of the games business in the New England area. She sits on the steering committee of the MIT Enterprise Forum’s New England Games SIG (www.negamessig.com), the Boston Festival of Indie Games (www.BostonFIG.com) and also works with the Massachusetts Digital Games Institute (www.MassDiGI.com). Elicia has helped to promote numerous games and the people that make them from companies such as Turbine / Warner Bros., Disruptor Beam, Disney Interactive Media Group, gamerDNA, Wizards of the Coast and Upper Deck Entertainment. After spending 8 years at Boston-based 360 Public Relations, Elicia is now focused on helping independent game studios spread the word about their games.