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Gary Ellis, Charlie Skinner and Tom Jingoli

Owner, Ellis Island Casino, Hotel & Brewery; COO, Marker Trax; EVP & COO, Konami Gaming, Inc.

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Gary Ellis, Charlie Skinner and Tom Jingoli

The GGB Podcast assembles the team behind Marker Trax, a groundbreaking credit app that allow customers to access a pre-approved credit line at a slot machine or table game in seconds. Joining the discussion are: Gary Ellis, the owner, Ellis Island Casino, Hotel & Brewery, Charlie Skinner, the COO of Marker Trax and Tom Jingoli, executive vice president and COO of Konami Gaming.

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Roger Gros
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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