Conroy comes to the company with extensive experience in professional gaming having most recently served as chief development officer for Next Gen Tech, the parent company of Complexity Gaming, which was sold to Jerry Jones (and the Dallas Cowboys) last year. Conroy was instrumental in the redevelopment of Complexity and its international expansion, which began in 2011. Conroy was also a fan favorite in The Championship Gaming series, which aired on DirecTV, and served as general manager of the Dallas Venom for over two seasons. He is regarded as one of the early pioneers in professional gaming and has served in leadership roles in additional gaming entities.
Conroy will lead The Switch’s global expansion in gaming and esports, further building its global transmission and production services business in the rapidly growing world of competitive gaming.
He is a graduate of Southern Methodist University, where he received a B.A. in Sociology, and minored in Television and Media Studies. He has appeared on G4 Television, Spike TV, MTV, DirecTV’s Channel 101, and was featured in the book “Game Boys” by Michael Kane.