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Maria Burns Ortiz

7 Generation Games
CEO and Co-Founder
Maria Burns Ortiz is co-founder and CEO of 7 Generation Games, which makes bilingual immersive educational video games and interactive apps. Taking 7 Generation Games from concept to award-winning company, she oversees all creative aspects of game development, including design, narrative and artwork. Maria’s business development focus is on strategic partnerships and international market expansion. She is a NY Times best-selling author and mother of three. Previous to 7 Generation Games, Maria taught digital storytelling at the university level and was a journalist at leading international news outlets.