Casino games developer Booming Games has appointed industry veteran Jerry Seelig to lead its product team as chief product officer.
Seelig joins the company's Malta office from social casino giant Zynga, assuming responsibility for the design and development of the company’s line of iGaming products.
“We are thrilled that Jerry has chosen to join our team,” said Booming Games chief executive Max Niehusen. “We are confident that his depth of experience and insight, combined with his design talent and leadership skills will help usher in the next level of success for Booming Games.”
Seelig has more than twenty years experience in gaming and is regarded as one of the industry’s most prolific innovators, having designed and developed more than 500 titles and methods of gameplay. He also holds 137 US patents on gaming devices, including Slotto, Bewitched and Bankroll.
Seelig previously served as Zynga’s lead game designer, where he contributed to the success and growth of key social slots titles by developing original and branded casino games, as well as new meta-game mechanics within social casino apps.
He has also served as chief gaming officer at both Scientific Games and ACS Gaming, a strategic partner of IGT.