Jessica Chobot currently serves as host for Nerdist News over at Nerdist.com and host/creator of the Bizarre States podcast, the latest edition to the Nerdist Industries podcast channel, as well as a freelance host for both TV and web. Jessica spent the first half of her career at IGN Entertainment where she hosted the popular web shows, IGN Strategize and The Daily Fix. From there it was only natural for her to jump into television where she hosted G4TV's Proving Ground, alongside Ryan Dunn, and as a field correspondent for G4's Attack of the Show and XPlay. She also hosted the 2part special, S and Wars, on the Travel Channel. Jessica's eight-year career has focused on instudio productions and event coverage, including the highly successful Nerdist News show, Gamespot's Player vs. Gamer and live event and esports coverage for Microsoft. As a notable and knowledgeable woman in the tech, video game and entertainment industry, Jessica Chobot has made appearances as an industry expert for ABC World News, EXTRA!, FOX News Live, CBS News and more.