United Kingdom - January 5th, 2020 - As the Method brand grows, so does the staff, and today Jay McMillan is stepping into the CFO role, strengthening the Method management structure and bringing his talents to the org. Jay has both the gaming and business backgrounds needed for the job, with his growing up playing Blizzard games and his extensive experience in the Scottish financial sector serving him well in the role.
After following Method’s progress for many years, I am thrilled to be granted the opportunity to come onboard and help drive the business forward, especially at such an exciting and dynamic time in Method’s journey. With a reputation for innovation and a community-first approach to esports, Method is primed for sustainable and profitable growth."
Sascha Steffens, Method co-CEO:
We are excited to welcome Jay as Method's new Chief Financial Officer. Jay brings valuable financial and operational expertise, having worked in the world of corporate finance before. He is joining Method on the brink of our largest expansion to date, his appointment shall bring us one step closer to reaching our ambitious goals.
In 2005, Scott 'Sco' McMillan founded the Method World of Warcraft guild. Today, the guild continues to claim championships in World of Warcraft, and Method has expanded into a world-class esports organization. Method players compete in World of Warcraft, WoW Classic, Fortnite, Path of Exile and Rocket League.
Method is not just an esports team, however. Content creation and community building are core pillars of the #MethodWay, and Method houses one of the largest live stream teams in esports, and hosts original events such as the World of Warcraft Race for World First, with millions of fans tuning in worldwide.