Daybreak Montreal | Feb 5, 2013 | 8:49

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Stéphanie Harvey is a world champion gamer. She also heads up a team of Montreal gamers who send chills down the spines of their competitors. Her day job is designing video games for Ubisoft in Montreal. In her spare time she helps to get girls involved in science and technology.

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