Entrepreneur, Designer, and Small Business Owner in Kansas City, Missouri
Jason Anderson is an entrepreneurially minded thinker, speaker, and technologist with an eye for trendspotting. With over 20 years experience in the software, technology, and entertainment industries, Jason currently works as a senior games researcher at Amazon Game Studios where he applies technology and gamification to consumer research challenges.
Jason is also the owner/investor of Lazerwood Industries, an artisan designer and manufacturer of real-wood accessories for the electronics in our daily lives; and Datagame, an online survey gamification platform.
Prior to starting Datagame, Jason founded and managed Insights Meta, a full-service custom research agency focused on video games. He also previously managed global consumer insights at Blizzard Entertainment, a premier global publisher of entertainment software. He's also managed business intelligence teams at Microsoft Xbox and led the consulting practice at International Development Group, a boutique agency catering to the needs of the interactive entertainment industry.