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Women at Archiact: Meet Su Skerl

Posted on 01 November 2017

Did you hear about our recently-announced VR game, Evasion? Well, meet Su Skerl, the Art Manager behind our exciting new project! Creative, and a master of Photoshop, we are so excited to have her expertise at Archiact.

As part of our Women at Archiact series, you’ve previously met Ariel (our Finance Manager) and Sarah (a 3D Generalist for Hidden Fortune). This week, we’re continuing our support for #WomenInTech with the spotlight on Su:

Name:

Su Skerl

Job Title:

Art Manager

What project(s) are you currently working on?

Evasion

What do you love most about working in VR?

New ways to explore and engage through play and social interaction.

What three words would you use to describe a typical workday?

What's up, everyone?

What is your biggest achievement to date - professional or personal?

Raising my daughter, Pixel, to be an awesome girl nerd.

What is your personal mantra or motto?

I'd rather be on a pirate ship than a cruise ship.

Do you have any advice that you would like to share with young women aspiring to work in technology?

Shoshin - the 'beginner's mind' is a great way to approach any study.

What are some of the challenges that you have faced in this industry?

Lack of compassionate leadership, relating in favour of 'vision'.

Just for fun! If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you bring with you?

Pixel, Markers & Construction Paper.

What is your favourite VR game?

EVASION!

Thanks Su! Be sure to follow our FACEBOOK, TWITTER, and LINKEDIN channels and subscribe to our newsletter below for Archiact updates (and so you can keep up with the rest of
the series!). Check out our Evasion announcement blog post as well!

 

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