Konami Gaming’s Director of Marketing & Communications, Tashina Lazcano has been named as one of Global Gaming Women’s 2023 Patricia Becker Pay It Forward Award recipients.
Tashina was selected for her commitment to the development and advancement of women, the Global Gaming Women (GGW) organisation and the community. Since 2017, she has been active in GGW, volunteering as Marketing Committee Member and GGW Lean In Circle Moderator.
Through her role as Director of Marketing & Communications, Lazcano is responsible for Konami Gaming’s online marketing, public relations, social media, brand management, advertising and strategic campaigns across global markets.
“Tashina has demonstrated commitment to advancing the professional development of women in gaming, through actions ranging everywhere from one-on-one mentorship to mass communications,” says Steve Sutherland, President & CEO at Konami Gaming.
“Her dedication to Global Gaming Women helps drive the future of the gaming space through world-class networking and education opportunities for women of all backgrounds.”
John Eary, VP of Marketing at Konami Gaming, adds: “The recognition of Tashina’s exceptional dedication and positive influence is an important moment in her professional legacy. And this is only the beginning of what I believe is an incredibly high-achieving career and strong community impact in her future.”
CDC Gaming Reports recently listed Lazcano among its inaugural Women Rising in Gaming and Global Gaming Business magazine named her in this year’s list of Women Who Shine.
Tashina has an MBA from UNLV, as well as a BSc in Communication and a BA in Music.