Grad Stories

More than 135 companies have hired FIEA’s 537 alumni, including brands such as Rovio, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Blizzard, Bungie, Sony, Epic, Cartoon Network, Disney and Marvel. About half of our graduates stay in Florida to work, mostly at local companies such as Iron Galaxy Orlando, n-Space, Electronic Arts and Lockheed Martin.

  • Ticket To Ride
    December 19, 2016
    Artist Carlos Weiser now enjoys the thrill of designing rides at Universal Studios.Carlos Weiser,...
  • Keeping Epic In Tune
    April 18, 2016
    As a self-described shy kid, a young Billy Bramer probably never would have guessed...
  • In Your Face
    February 11, 2016
    Ingrid Aguero gets up close and personal with star athletes in her role as...
  • Killer Experience
    May 19, 2015
    A Group of FIEA Alums Help Keep “Killer Instinct” KickingEach work day, FIEA alum...
  • From FIEA To Finland
    December 4, 2014
    FIEA alum Matt Laurence talks about “Angry Birds,” friendly Finnish and working for RovioFlorida...
  • Grad Creates Art for League of Legends
    December 2, 2014
    You might say it was twisted...ahem...fate that brought FIEA alum Ryo Tazi and League...
  • Lehnert Wins Award For First Film Score
    November 12, 2014
    FIEA alum Paige Lehnert recently won a “Best Feature Film Score” award at the...
  • At Home On The Battlefront
    February 12, 2014
    Dennis Brännvall returns to his native Sweden as lead level designer on Star Wars™...
  • Trick Of The Light
    February 6, 2014
    Lighting artist Scott Knapp has done lighting for AAA games, movies and even Super...