Our next CF:G Ones to Watch 2014 profile focuses on Jess Ratcliffe, who left Uni after her first year to work on her company; GaBoom.
Her special skills lie in product management and game design, and she is described as “awesome at understanding what consumers want” - turning difficult technical concepts into magical gaming experiences. She turned down a job offer from Peter Jones on Dragon Den, and was a Product Manager at Mind Candy until recently, but is now taking time out to find out her next challenge.
Jess is on twitter: @jessratcliffe
What does being on this list mean to you?
It's a great honour to be on this list and be recognised for my journey so far.
Where do you see yourself in 25 years time?
I want to achieve a lot in the next 25 years but I try not to think that far ahead.
Why should more girls get into tech?
Working in tech is fascinating and always evolving. There is so much that you can do and so many great startups that you can get involved with.
What’s the best piece of advice you could give to your younger self?
Follow your gut instinct and say yes - you'll figure it out afterwards.
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