Managing Director, Public Relations

Jordan Schmidt is the Managing Director of Public Relations at Gateway, primarily focused on building comprehensive strategic corporate communication campaigns, including media relations, executive eminence, digital, and owned.

He previously served as Public Relations Manager for Riot Games, creator and publisher of League of Legends. There he led policy communication strategy, corporate communication campaigns such as launching the new R&D Office business unit, and corporate issues and crisis management. He also oversaw the Speaker's Bureau for five years, media training and placing executives for external engagements and securing nominations and awards for the corporate brand.

Jordan earned a Master’s Degree in Communications Management from the University of Southern California, Annenberg School of Communication and a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies from Chapman University – where he served as an adjunct professor in Corporate and Strategic Communications.

In his free time, he's lacing up his goalie skates for rec league ice hockey or spending time with his wife and two daughters.