Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Tag: Appointment

GLI names Angela Wong as director of lottery

Angela Wong GLI
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) has appointed former Montana Lottery director Angela Wong as director of lottery.

Rank optimistic despite tough Q3

Rank Group Q3 Financials
Prior to reopening its UK properties in mid-May, the Rank Group reported that its Q3 net gaming venue fell 76 percent year-on-year, with only its nine Enracha venues in Spain open during the quarter.

Victor Blanco named Scientific Games chief technology officer

Scientific Games appointment
Scientific Games Corporation has confirmed that Victor Blanco will join the company in 2022 as chief technology officer.

EveryMatrix appoints Staffan Cnattingius as Latin America commercial lead

EveryMatrix appoint Staffan Cnattingius
iGaming supplier EveryMatrix announces the appointment of Staffan Cnattingius as its new Director of Business Development for Latin America markets.

SUZOHAPP Appoints Tim Kennedy to Vice President of Sales for Europe

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SUZOHAPP announced the appointment of Tim Kennedy, current Director of Sales for the UK, to the position of Vice President of Sales for Europe, effective immediately.

Ana Zlender Tokuhisa joins Spintec’s international sales team

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Electronic table games specialist Spintec has announced that gaming industry veteran Ana Zlender Tokuhisa will be joining its sales team.

Spintec international sales team welcomes Mitja Dornik

Mitja Dornik appointment Spintec
Spintec welcomes Mitja Dornik to their international sales team.

Work hard, play hard: Parimatch means business in esports

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Parimatch has shown its ambition to remain at the forefront of the esports betting market with the appointment of Counter Strike 1.6 and CS:GO legend Daniil ‘Zeus’ Teslenko as brand ambassador.

EveryMatrix recruits Erik Nyman to establish US presence

Technology provider EveryMatrix recruits iGaming executive Erik Nyman to join its Leadership Team and lead the opening of the company’s first US office.

MoneyMatrix appoints Samoil Dolejan as Chief Executive Officer

Samoil Dolejan MoneyMatrix
MoneyMatrix is pleased to announce the appointment of Samoil Dolejan as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.

IGT names Massimiliano Chiara EVP and CFO

IGT Massimiliano Chiara Appointment
IGT has appointed Massimiliano Chiara as EVP and CFO, while Beatrice H. Bassey has been named as an independent director, and Paget Alves has announced his decision to retire from the company’s board.

IGT names Fabio Celadon as EVP of strategy and corporate development

Fabio Celadon IGT
IGT has announced that Fabio Celadon will take a new role as EVP of strategy and corporate development. He will continue to report directly to IGT CEO..

SUZOHAPP appoints Todd Sims as vice president of sales for the Americas

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SUZOHAPP has announced the appointment of Todd Sims to the position of vice president of sales, gaming and amusement for North and South America. In joining SUZOHAPP Sims brings with him over 20 years of sales and operations experience, 15 of those years in Gaming and other technology-based industries. Most recently, Sims served as the Vice President of Sales for...

SUZOHAPP: Sim Bielak named president of global gaming and amusement

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SUZOHAPP is pleased to announce the appointment of Sim Bielak to the position of president of global gaming and amusement business, effective June 3, 2019.  Sim Bielak brings with him an extensive background in sales, business development and marketing. He joined SUZOHAPP in 2013 and served most recently in the role of Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to SUZOHAPP, Bielak ran...

Sun International names new GM for Wild Coast Sun resort

Sun International appoint Peter Tshidi GM
Sun International has announced the appointment of Peter Tshidi as the new general manager of its South African resort Wild Coast Sun

Aristocrat appoints new leadership in Americas and global land based CEO

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Aristocrat has announced that it is bringing together all land based operations under a Global CEO of land based in addition to new leadership in the Americas. Mitchell Bowen has been appointed to the role of CEO Land Based, responsible for all of Aristocrat’s regulated gaming businesses worldwide, while Hector Fernandez (CFO, Americas) has been appointed president of Aristocrat Americas...

Tony Rodio takes the reins at Caesars Entertainment

Caesars Entertainment Tony Rodio takes reins
The Las Vegas-based company has appointed veteran gaming executive Tony Rodio as its new CEO, while its board has formed a committee to look at the..

John Garner Joins Konami as VP finance and accounting

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Konami Gaming has announced the hiring of gaming industry veteran John Garner as vice president, finance and accounting. Garner brings more than 30 years of gaming industry experience to the role, having overseen total financial strategy for high-profile operators and major global suppliers. As vice president, finance and accounting he is now responsible for leading core fiscal strategy, planning, and processes...

Mark Kemp to join Together for the Tote

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The Together for the Tote team are delighted to announce Mark Kemp is joining the team as UK managing director. Kemp will join the team from Ladbrokes Coral where he is currently MD and will take up his new role later in the year. He has been with Coral since 2011, holding various Executive board director roles across marketing, operations and...

Win Systems adds two to EU sales team

Win Systems Sales Appointments
Win Systems has announced the incorporation of Radka Alekova and Nevena Aleksieva to its sales team, confirming the company's great growth expectations. Radka Alekova joined Win Systems at the beginning of the year. She has more than 10 years of experience in the casino operation in Europe, and later in management roles in the development of technology products. Radka will...

JCM Global names Dana Talich VP of finance and legal

JCM Global has promoted Dana Talich to vice president of Finance and Legal. She is based in the company’s Americas headquarters in Las Vegas. In her new role, Talich oversees all financial and legal activities for JCM Global, as well as regulatory and product compliance, and information technology. “We are proud to name Dana as JCM’s new Vice President of Finance...

EveryMatrix appoints Rafael Campuzano as Chief Technology Officer

Rafael Campuzano EM
EveryMatrix is delighted to announce the appointment of Rafael Campuzano as its new Chief Technology Officer. Former Bit8 CTO moves to EveryMatrix to strengthen its technical operations and manage very fast-growing casino volumes. Rafael will lead the company’s technology strategy and operations from the Bucharest office. With over 19 years of experience in this business, Rafael Campuzano has an extensive...

Interblock Names Andrea McCurry as Product Manager

Interblock, Andrea McCurry, Product Manager, appointment
Interblock has announced the appointment of Andrea McCurry as Product Manager. A spokesman for the firm said: “In her role, Andrea will be conducting product requirements and transitional support between R&D and operations, which will include various project management tasks and the managing of beta launches. She will conduct product research while assisting with managing the global product roadmap and...

Interblock Gaming names Paul Paradoski as Director of Sales

Interblock Gaming, Paul Paradoski, appointment, sales
Luxury electronic table gaming manufacturer, Interblock has announced the appointment of Paul Paradoski as Director of Sales. With a base in Missouri, Paradoski is responsible for overseeing Interblock sales operations and management for the central United States operators. Paradoski brings more than 9 years of sales experience with over 7 years software sales and business development experience to Interblock. Most recently,...

Novomatic appoints Felipe Ludeña to oversee sports betting growth

Felipe Ludena
As part of Novomatic's ongoing expansion the company has brought on board well-known industry expert Felipe Ludena to coordinate the growth of its sports betting business internationally. In September 2018, Ludena left his position with international sports betting provider Codere Group to join Novomatic. Ludena had previously headed Codere’s Spanish Online Business Unit since 2011, and had coordinated the international expansion...

WeAreCasino appoints Marko Jelen as new director of sales and business development

Slot and video bingo games provider and distributer, WeAreCasino, has appointed Marko Jelen as the new director of sales for Eastern Europe, CIS Countries and Middle East. With a strong background and experience in Land based Casinos he approaches the online gaming industry in the last three years. “It was a hard decision to ‘leave’ land-based Casinos after 25 successful years where...

Interblock appoints Joseph Friedman to stadium implementation manager

Luxury gaming manufacturer and electronic table game market leader Interblock has announced the appointment of Joseph Friedman as Stadium Implementation Manager, reporting directly to Stanley Banks, Project Director for Interblock. “We are pleased to welcome Joe to Interblock,” said Stanley Banks. “With the addition of Joe to the project management team, we are strengthening our ability to provide our customers...

CasinoCoin appoints former IGT Senior Director as CCO

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The CasinoCoin Foundation, a non-profit entity supporting the cryptocurrency CasinoCoin, appointed Ashish Tawakley, previously of IGT, as their Chief Commercial Officer.   With over 15 years gaming experience, Tawakley will lead commercial operations for the CasinoCoin Foundation, working closely with the Foundation’s Board of Trustees and Advisory Board. He will be involved in advancing the Foundation’s main aim of promoting the...

Konami strengthens leadership with promotions

ICR - Konami Leadership
Leading gaming manufacturer, Konami Gaming Inc, has confirmed a number of recent advancements and new additions to its leadership team.   Konami Gaming, Inc. has announced several new leadership appointments in support of continued growth and expansion across key operational areas. Now in his twelfth year at the organization, Spencer Peterson has been promoted to vice president, technical compliance. In addition, Konami has...

Scientific Games appoints Shawn G. Williams

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The gaming industry tech developer, Scientific Games, has named Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer with immediate effect.   The appointment will see Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer reporting directly to Scientific Games Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer Kevin Sheehan. Williams' appointment comes as Gary Melampy, the Company's current CHRO, has announced his retirement. In this role, Williams...