Get to Know Our Team
Co-Founder, Head of Talent Identification
Benjamin is in charge of talent identification for TCA. In this role they monitor all levels of various esports, seeking out elite esports athletes, from up and coming talent to veterans, to join the TCA roster. Benjamin is also responsible for preparing background research for use in pitch meetings, as well as for conducting and following market research on players, leagues, and sponsors to be used in negotiations.
Benjamin hopes to one day be a speedrunner in a Games Done Quick marathon, enjoys tabletop RPGs, and dreams of one day owning a tiny farm. They are a Peach main in SSBM, and loves all things Metroid.
MS, University of Colorado School of Medicine (2017)
BA, University of Chicago (2015)
Co-Founder, Head of Team Negotiations
Chandos leads all negotiations with teams on behalf of TCA clients. As TCA's Head of Team Negotiations, Chandos is dedicated to working with TCA's players to define their priorities and achieve positive results in negotiations. Chandos also supports Max's work in securing brand partnerships. Prior to founding TCA Chandos served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Leslie Miller of the Arizona Superior Court for Pima County. In this position Chandos evaluated numerous contracts and contract disputes.
Outside of TCA, Chandos serves as a Captain in the United States Army Reserve. In his free time he can be found being exceedingly average in traditional sports and esports, brewing beer, and hanging out with his wife.
JD, with honors, The George Washington University Law School (2016)
MA, The University of Arizona (2013)
BA, with distinction, The University of North Carolina (2011)
Co-Founder, Head of Brand Partnerships
Max directs all pursuit efforts and negotiations with brands and sponsors on behalf of TCA clients. A veteran sports sponsorship executive, Max is poised to leverage his considerable industry experience to help clients find the perfect corporate partners and generate innovative revenue streams. A 2013 graduate of the Northwestern University Sports Management graduate program, Max has garnered sponsorship experience in the NBA, WNBA, with multiple Division I College Athletic Properties and with best-in-class sports marketing agencies.
When he's not helping his clients at TCA, Max loves to go camping and hiking with his wife, or can be found playing games on one of his eight gaming systems.
MA, Northwestern University (2013)
BA, Northwestern University (2012)