EXCEPTIONAL PROFILES

FRÉDÉRIC MCNAMARA: SHISHI STUDIOS

Frederic McNamara is a lifelong video game enthusiast who decided to enter the industry after graduating. He founded Shishi Studios, an independent studio that aims to make a difference by creating ambitious games that innovate by experimenting with new visual styles and game genres, while being accessible to all.

ÉRICA DESROCHERS: QUESTION, TO EVOLVE

Erica Desrochers’s career shows an entrepreneurial and visionary spirit. Rather than following recipes and acting out of habit, she has always sought to make a difference. As for her personal journey, it is precisely that of someone who, one day, took the means to finally feel better.

About La Guilde

La Guilde is a non-profit organization that brings together independent and international video game developers, creators, educational institutions and entrepreneurs in related fields based in Quebec. Its vision is to cultivate fertile ground for the industry in order to maintain and strengthen Québec’s status as a world leader in the video game sector through the collaboration of its players. La Guilde is a world leader in this sector and, with 245 members, is the largest group of its kind in the world.