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Oliver Bartlett

Director of Gaming, BetMGM

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The future of iGaming in the U.S. is really open for discussion. For Oliver Bartlett, he believes he’s seen the future with the Evolution Gaming products he helped to develop. Now, as the director of gaming for BetMGM, he gets to implement those products into a company that has one of the largest market shares in the online casino space. He says the “live” dealer product is just in its infancy and the possibilities for the development of different products are endless. He spoke with GGB Publisher Roger Gros from his offices in New York in August.

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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