Simon Ashby – V.P. Products, Audiokinetic
Co-founder of Audiokinetic, Ashby is responsible for the product development of Wwise now used by more than 500 games. Prior to Audiokinetic, Ashby worked as a Sound and Game Designer on several games.
With his vast industry experience, Ashby is a frequent lecturer and panelist with, as main theme, the role of sound production and integration in the overall experience of video games. In 2011, Ashby was honoured with the inaugural Canadian Game Development Talent Award as the “Audio Professional of the Year”.