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Arnold Snyder

Author, Radical Blackjack

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Arnold Snyder is a legend in the gaming industry. A professional gambler and one of seven original members of the Blackjack Hall of Fame, Snyder launched the magazine Blackjack Forum, which was the bible for blackjack players for over 20 years. He recently published his ninth book on gambling, Radical Blackjack, in which he outlines his strategies, locations and individuals that were previously not mentioned in any of his other books. He’s speaking at the World Game Protection Conference, February 15-17 at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. He spoke with GGB Publisher Roger Gros at the Las Vegas offices of his publisher, Huntington Press, in October.

Roger Gros is publisher of Global Gaming Business, the industry's leading gaming trade publication, and all its related publications. Prior to joining Global Gaming Business, Gros was president of Inlet Communications, an independent consulting firm. He was vice president of Casino Journal Publishing Group from 1984-2000, and held virtually every editorial title during his tenure. Gros was editor of Casino Journal, the National Gaming Summary and the Atlantic City Insider, and was the founding editor of Casino Player magazine. He was a co-founder of the American Gaming Summit and the Southern Gaming Summit conferences and trade shows. He is the author of the best-selling book, How to Win at Casino Gambling (Carlton Books, 1995), now in its fourth edition. Gros was named "Businessman of the Year" for 1998 by the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce, and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Gaming Association in 2012.

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