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Games By Gamers Publishing, LLC

Publishing games and creating game accessories to bring family and friends back together and having fun.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Gaming
  • Location Mason City, IA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2010
  • Employees 0
  • Website

Company Summary

Games By Gamers Publishing, LLC publishes card, board and role playing games as well as create the world's best dice bags. Our customers are anyone who plays games. Our dice bags are industry changing styles and quality and can be used for purposes other than holding dice or game parts. Our games are creative,unique, affordable and fun to play.


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    Harold Wayne Tietjens

    Harold Tietjens has been playing games since he was four. He decided he wanted to open his own business selling these items and opened Now and Then Comics and Cards in 1991. Since then he has gone on to work as a Hollywood prop maker for a year, published a number of comics with Ben Dunn of Antarctic Press under the writing name of Hiro-san, produced ten books about Transformers and started GBG publishing in 2010.

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    Kelsey Sue Jones
    VP Operations

    Kelsey Jones’ family were game players and most nights found her playing a card game or board game after all homework was done. She is also an avid reader and has written 11 books of her own. Kelsey has worked with web design for the last ten years creating web sites for various non-profit organizations locally. An avid quilter and gamer she helped found GBG Publishing and designed the Industry changing dice bags that are sold world wide today.

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    Valerie Ann Borseth
    VP Finance

    Valerie Borseth has always enjoyed working with numbers. She received her ASB degree in accounting in 1989 and has worked in the accounting field since then. She Helps with her husband's business financials as well as working at NIACC financial department. She joined GBG Publishing in 2011 to help with the bag making as well as take over the financial recording and planning.


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    Timothy La Pointe P.C.
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    Bircham & Renner

Previous Investors

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    Kelsey Jones
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    Valerie Borseth
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    Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center