Dumont Named Sands CFO

Dumont Named Sands CFO

By GGB Staff   Fri, Apr 22, 2016 Las Vegas Sands recently named Patrick Dumont, Sheldon Adelson’s son-in-law, the firm’s new chief financial officer. Dumont joined the company in June 2010 and More »

A Short History of Gambling

A Short History of Gambling

By GGB Staff   Mon, Apr 25, 2016 The social media team at the Reno hotel casino Grand Sierra put together an infographic on the evolution of gambling, ending at that fabulous More »

Regulation Meets Innovation

Regulation Meets Innovation

When the Nevada Gaming Control Board determined in October 2015 that daily fantasy sports, or DFS, companies must be licensed to operate in the Silver State, many observers falsely presumed that the More »

Not So Random: Skill Games & the Casino of the Future

Not So Random: Skill Games & the Casino of the Future

In 2015, Nevada and New Jersey introduced skill-based casino gaming. Is this the innovation that will snare a new player demographic? In casinos, the jackpot has always been on slots row. Slot More »

Jack Entertainment Picks Bally Systems, Slots

Jack Entertainment Picks Bally Systems, Slots

By GGB Staff   Thu, Mar 24, 2016 Scientific Games Corporation announced that Jack Entertainment, recently rebranded from its former name Rock Gaming LLC, has chosen a comprehensive suite of solutions from More »

 

Dumont Named Sands CFO

By GGB Staff   Fri, Apr 22, 2016 Las Vegas Sands recently named Patrick Dumont, Sheldon Adelson’s son-in-law, the firm’s new chief financial officer. Dumont joined the company in June 2010 and was named its senior vice president of finance

A Short History of Gambling

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Regulation Meets Innovation

When the Nevada Gaming Control Board determined in October 2015 that daily fantasy sports, or DFS, companies must be licensed to operate in the Silver State, many observers falsely presumed that the casino gaming industry was flexing its muscle to

Not So Random: Skill Games & the Casino of the Future

In 2015, Nevada and New Jersey introduced skill-based casino gaming. Is this the innovation that will snare a new player demographic? In casinos, the jackpot has always been on slots row. Slot machines are easy to play, with enough flash

Jack Entertainment Picks Bally Systems, Slots

By GGB Staff   Thu, Mar 24, 2016 Scientific Games Corporation announced that Jack Entertainment, recently rebranded from its former name Rock Gaming LLC, has chosen a comprehensive suite of solutions from Scientific Games’ Bally Systems division, along with 250

MGM Organizes REIT Board

By GGB Staff   Thu, Feb 25, 2016 MGM Resorts International announced Chairman and CEO James Murren, President Bill Hornbuckle, General Counsel John McManus, and Chief Analytics Officer Elisa Gois are new board members of its MGM Growth Properties REIT.