Gaming operator PointsBet has brought in Aaron O’Sullivan to oversee its North American iGaming operations as vice president of online casino revenue.
O’Sullivan joins PointsBet from bet365, where he served as head of games for the past two years, having previously held a number of senior positions with the likes of [...]
The New Zealand Government has announced the first board of directors of TAB NZ as it works to finalise the operational transition of the organisation.
Four members of the board were recommended to the minister of racing by the selection panel established under the Racing Act, with three nominated by the [...]
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has named Commissioner Denise Smyler as chairwoman of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB).
Smyler previously served as General Counsel of the Commonwealth and was appointed to the PGCB board in 2019.
She takes over as chair from David Barasch, who announced his retirement from public service last [...]
New York-based slot developer High 5 Games has appointed Robert Gansmo as chief financial officer as the company continues to expand its presence in North America.
Gansmo most recently served as CFO of Wynn Resorts Macau, providing fiscal leadership for 11 years. He played a role in Wynn Macau's IPO on [...]
New York-listed Allied Esports Entertainment (AESE) has appointed Libing (Claire) Wu as chief executive officer with immediate effect.
Wu assumes the roles of CEO, president and general counsel and replaces Frank Ng, who resigned after two years in charge following the company's sale of the World Poker Tour to investment firm [...]
Australian and US sportsbook operator PointsBet has bolstered its executive team in Canada with the appointment of Chantal Cipriano as vice president of legal, compliance and people.
Cipriano joins PointsBet Canada's newly appointed chief commercial officer Nic Sulsky as the company prepares to enter the market following the recent legalisation of [...]
Toronto and Nasdaq-listed digital media and sportsbook operator Score Media and Gaming has appointed industry veteran Patrick Jay to oversee sportsbook operations.
Jay will join theScore in September from Belgian operator and supplier Gaming 1, where he currently serves as chief interactive officer.
He has also previously worked at Gibraltar-based operator [...]
Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has appointed Amy Howe as interim CEO while the company continues to search for a permanent successor to Matt King.
Howe will add the interim CEO duties to her existing role as president, with continued responsibility for leading the company’s core commercial functions across its Sportsbook, Casino, [...]
New York-based gaming supplier and operator High 5 Games has appointed Philip Forster as head of casino for its consumer-facing online casino brand High 5 Casino.
Forster joins High 5 Games from BetMGM, where he served for two years as casino operations manager, having previously served as casino content manager at GVC Group (now [...]
Toronto-listed gaming supplier Bragg Gaming Group has appointed Chris Looney as its new chief commercial officer.
Looney will work closely with Bragg chief executive Richard Carter to develop and expand the supplier's operations into new regulated markets, including the United States.
He joins Bragg from Red Tiger Gaming, where he served [...]
London-based iGaming platform provider Jogo Global has appointed former Cashcade and Gaming Realms co-founder Simon Collins as its new chairman.
Collins has a strong track record in building new gaming ventures, which will benefit Jogo Global as the supplier looks to grow its business internationally,
Most recently, he served as managing director of [...]
SAZKA Group's UK division Allwyn has appointed The Tote’s former managing director David Craven as its new chief executive.
Craven joins Sir Keith Mills and the rest of the Allwyn team as its application to operate the next UK National Lottery nears culmination.
Craven has been credited with both building and turning [...]