Stacy George | Around the World Games, LLC
Entrepreneur | Educator | Traveler | Cultural Guide | Global Citizen
Seattle-based Around the World, LLC was founded by Stacy George in 2003 when she developed Around The World: The Ultimate Global Boardgame. The educational game is recommended for ages eight and up. Initiating meaningful discussion, group interaction, vocabulary and literacy skills and encouraging diversity and cultural communication, Around the World has fast become a favorite among teachers, librarians, parents and students.
Groundwork for the Around The World: The Ultimate Global Boardgame was laid down Stacy shared her bi-cultural family’s traditions with classmates in suburban Cleveland, Ohio. Viewed as “different”, she strived to bridge the cultural gap and continues to do so today. Professional experiences working on race relations for the Clinton Administration and developing programs among immigrant and refugee communities for United Way of King County continued to highlight the need for more cultural awareness in our country. “For me, the answer is simple. Become part of the solution. Around The World: The Ultimate Global Boardgame represents the first step in my contribution to the solution.”
Stacy supplied the vision, creative direction and executive leadership that propelled the company’s growth. Currently, Around the World™ is enjoying wide distribution and popularity all across the United States and is being used by board range of individuals and institutions ranging from school districts, museum stores, Starbucks and the U.S. Military.
Around the World™ is fast becoming one of the most effective tools on the market for cultural education and global awareness.
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