The Professional Esports Association was announced recently. It is along similar lines to the WESA.However the PEA has been taken much more seriously despite only having EU Members in its organisation so far
Jason Katz serves as the commissioner of the PEA board.
PVPLive a news reporting website reached out to Jason Katz regarding Valveś involvement in the PEA and this is what he had to say :
Valve will not be actively involved in running the PEA, but we’re excited to cooperate with Valve and collaborate with them on any issues of mutual concern,” Jason Katz said to PVP Live. “We’ll be releasing more information on operational details and competition rules in the days to come