In 2018, ESTA was formed to provide an opportunity for business professionals that work within the esports industry to direct the sustainable growth of this industry. ESTA is the platform for those looking to effectively reach an exciting and underserved market.
If you’re a business professional, educator, or student involved with the esports industry, becoming a member of our association should be one of the easiest decisions you’ll ever make. Being an ESTA member helps support the esports industry, our advocacy efforts, and provides you with direct benefits such as discounted conference passes, sponsorship opportunities, networking with the industry stakeholders, leaders, and influencers, professional development opportunities, and more.
Access to other ESTA members who represent the esports business community including investors, publishers, esports teams, and 20+ other verticals.
Ability to list your product and/or services on ESTA’s Buying Guide. A credible resource for buyers to find solutions to their business problems in the esports industry.
Invitation to our Slack channel to communicate with other members and discuss industry topics or problems in a variety of channels to learn & grow your knowledge.
Access to industry research data provided through ESTA. Members could ask custom proprietary questions to be included in surveys used to conduct the research.
Ability to learn and be part of conversations that will shape the esports ecosystem from the development of a player’s bill of rights, to state/city laws & regulation discussions, and many other topics.
Invitation to monthly Zoom calls where we have a new special guest who has extensive experience in esports and is willing to share his/her knowledge via a Q&A session.
Networking opportunities with other members via local events hosted by ESTA.
Access to post promoted jobs on our job board & career center.
Members will be eligible for discounts & savings on ESTA products as they become available.
Collegiate Enterprise Membership
An enterprise is defined as all of the institutions campuses within North America. Multi-year discounts are also available. All of your faculty and students are considered ESTA members and can attend events, including conferences and workshops at member rates. Your Collegiate Enterprise membership provides faculty and students with all the benefits of a Corporate Membership.
Multi-year discounts are also available. Your Corporate Membership provides five employees of your choosing with the following benefits: • Discounted rates on ESTA events, including the EsportsNext Annual Conference • Access to ESTA webinars • Access to ESTA Career Center • Access to ESTA Newsletters -- the B2B source of industry news. Delivered each month via email.
An enterprise is defined as all of the corporation’s facilities within North America. Multi-year discounts are also available. All of your employees are considered ESTA members and can attend events, including conferences and workshops at member rates. Your Corporate Enterprise membership provides the employees at each of your facilities with all the benefits of a Corporate Membership.