Interview with CEO Ivan Krechňák in Denník N: How a doctor played games not to fall asleep during night shifts. Now he leads the second biggest studio in Slovakia
He has a degree in medicine from Bratislava and worked for years at the department of internal medicine in the Ružinov hospital. In order to not fall asleep during quiet periods of the night shifts, he played online games. After a while, Ivan Krechňák would come up with suggestions on how to improve them until he finally founded his own development company.
Women in PPS
In the words of Charles Baudelaire: “A woman is gentler than a flower, but harder than a stone.” In fact, for many men, women are mysterious and puzzling, strong and gentle at the same time. Every single one is worthy of admiration and thus, we decided to thank all the women in PPS today. At the same time, we asked them how they feel about working for PPS and how they perceive work in the gaming industry, as unfortunately there are still stigmas in society about women working in this particular field. How do they see it for themselves, why did they even decide to come work in a gaming studio, what were they afraid of before entering the industry and what, on the contrary, do they enjoy? Read on to find out more.