NFL Star Landon Collins Joins ReKTGlobal as an Investor

Nicholas Barth,

November 14, 2019 8:08 AM

Landon Collins of the Washington Redskins is the latest high-profile athlete to become a part of the ReKTGlobal team.

November 14th saw high-profile esports organization ReKTGlobal announce that Washington Redskins All-Pro Safety and NFL veteran Landon Collins has joined the organization's team of investors. Collins joins an already star-studded investment group that includes the likes of the Imagine Dragons, Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz, Steve Aoki, and DJ Nick Romero. 

“Landon is a passionate gamer who can go head to head against esports pros and beat them.”, beamed Amish Shah, Founder, and Chairman of ReKTGlobal. “A legend on and off the field, Collins is a great fit to add to our all-star list of investors. We are thrilled to welcome him to our organization and growing family.”

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Landon Collins has always been vocal about his love of gaming and esports and is ready to help the industry take its next step forward with his new role as a member of the REKTGlobal family. 

“Esports is one of the most lucrative industries right now, and its future is bright,” commented Collins. “As a professional athlete and a passionate gamer, I understand and appreciate what ReKTGlobal is doing to further connect the worlds of traditional sports and esports. I love competition and the competitive nature of the gaming industry and I’m excited to enter a new realm of competition through my investment with ReKTGlobal and Rogue.” 

ReKTGlobal is the parent company of esports powerhouse Rogue and the London Royal Ravens Call of Duty League franchise. The company is also home to Fullcube, the leading platform and playbook provider of fan-based Insider programs, and Greenlit Content, a hybrid company behind some of gaming’s most popular editorial sites and viral branded gaming content, events and activations in collaboration with brands like Xbox, HyperX, Epic Games, Activision Blizzard and Warner Bros. 



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