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21st September 2021

Rush Street appoints Tammi Barlow as director of CSR

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has announced the appointment of Tammi Barlow to the role of director of corporate social responsibility. Barlow has 10 years of…

10th August 2021

PointsBet appoints Aonghus Mulvihill as sportsbook trading VP

Online gaming operator PointsBet has announced the appointment of Aonghus Mulvihill as its new vice president of global sportsbook trading. Mulvihill has 15 years of…

21st July 2021

PointsBet appoints Vanderwel to lead Canada business as CEO

Online gambling operator PointsBet has announced the appointment of Scott Vanderwel as the first chief executive of its Canadian business. Vanderwel will oversee the operator’s…

6th July 2021

Maryland Governor appoints Martin to lead Lottery and Gaming Control Agency

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has appointed John Martin as the new director of the US state’s Lottery and Gaming Control Agency. Martin succeeds Gordon Medenica,…

25th June 2021

Spotlight appoints Dan Ponzer as Pickwise vice president of content

Sports betting content provider Spotlight Sports Group has announced the appointment of Dan Ponzer as vice president of content at Pickwise, Spotlight’s betting content brand.…

8th June 2021

Penn National Gaming appoints Vimla Black-Gupta to board

Penn National Gaming has named marketer Vimla Black-Gupta as a new addition to the operator’s board of directors, subject to customary regulatory approvals. Black-Gupta has…

15th January 2021

AGEM names David Lucchese as new president

Gaming technology supplier Everi has announced that its executive vice president of sales, marketing and digital, David Lucchese, has been appointed president of the Association…

4th January 2021

Felicia Hendrix to step into Penn National CFO role

Casino operator Penn National Gaming announced that executive vice president and chief financial officer David Williams stepped down from his role as of December 31,…

28th September 2020

PA casino employment drops 38.9% year on year to 30 June

The number of employees at Pennsylvania casinos collapsed by 38.9% to 9,883 as of 30 June, 2020, despite all but one casino in the state…

28th September 2020

Nevada’s Nugget Casino Resort lays off 154 staff

Marnell Gaming-owned Nugget Casino Resort in Reno, Nevada, has announced that it is to permanently lay off 154 of its employees. The staff, which currently…

23rd September 2020

DraftKings strengthens board with Mosley and Moore

Daily fantasy and sportsbook operator DraftKings announced today (September 23) that Jocelyn Moore and Valerie Mosley have been appointed to the company’s board of directors,…

30th July 2020

MGM names Hornbuckle permanent CEO

MGM Resorts International has named Bill Hornbuckle, its current acting chief executive and president, to those roles on a permanent basis, as well as to…

23rd July 2020

872 employees to be laid off by Circus Circus & Tropicana

Two properties on the Las Vegas strip, Circus Circus Hotel & Casino and Tropicana Las Vegas, have notified the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and…

1st July 2020

BCLC shakes up executive team

British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has announced a series of changes to its executive structure, in support of the organization’s new corporate strategic plan. The…

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