New York-listed gaming supplier PlayAGS has appointed Laura Olson-Reyes as vice president of marketing and communications.

Olson-Reyes brings more than 20 years’ experience to the role, where she will oversee various marketing initiatives, external and internal communications, and community relations.

“We’re very excited to welcome Laura to the AGS family,” said AGS chief marketing officer and executive vice president of investor relations Julia Boguslawski. “Her vast experience across many facets of gaming on both the operator and supplier side, her proven ability to build brand awareness, her creativity and well-honed communications expertise, and her passion for this industry are a powerful combination as AGS drives greater momentum in the marketplace.

“The team looks forward to working with Laura on new initiatives to elevate the AGS brand and bring new perspectives to promote our one-of-a-kind products, people, and corporate culture.”

Olson-Reyes most recently served as executive director, community and corporate relations for Scientific Games, where she had responsibility for external and internal communications, executive visibility and thought leadership, and corporate social responsibility.

prior to this she served for more than seven years as senior director of corporate marketing and communications at Bally Technologies, where she oversaw product marketing, corporate communications, and community relations.

Shares in PlayAGS Inc (NSQ:AGS) closed up marginally at $32.03 per share in New York Thursday.