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Don DeMarinis

Senior Vice President, Sales, Agilysys

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Don DeMarinis

When Ramesh Srinivasan was appointed CEO of Agilysys, the company’s already close relationship to the casino industry was cemented even more. And when he brought on as Don DeMarinis as senior VP of sales, he brought in an energetic and knowledgeable executive who could clearly communicate the Agilysys products and services to the gaming industry. DeMarinis explains how the hospitality solutions provided by Agilysys mesh with the casinos’ goal of creating customer loyalty and unforgettable experiences. DeMarinis spoke with GGB Publisher Roger Gros in Las Vegas at G2E in October.

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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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