GGB is committed to providing updated news and analysis on our weekly news site,

Sci Games Names VPs

Sci Games Names VPs

Diversified gaming supplier Scientific Games announced the appointment of Deron Hunsberger as senior vice president, North America sales, for its WMS Gaming slot manufacturing division; and former Bally Marketing VP Dan Savage as the new vice president of corporate marketing.

Hunsberger was a sales executive with the former SHFL entertainment when it was acquired last year by Bally Technologies. Scientific Games is in the process of acquiring Bally. In his new role, Hunsberger will lead sales, participation and leasing, sales support and marketing for the WMS Gaming business throughout the United States and Canada. He will lead the WMS team’s sales and marketing strategies.

In his new role, Savage will work closely with the company’s gaming, lottery and interactive groups to identify, evaluate and leverage opportunities to increase player appeal and positioning in the marketplace. Additionally, he will provide leadership in the planned integration of Scientific Games and Bally.

    Recent Feature Articles

  • A Good Bet

    As AGS prepares to return to private ownership, stock analysts and industry experts acknowledge that the company’s future is a good bet, private or public.

  • Taxing Problem

    Wagering tax hikes could shrink markets, have unintended consequences.

  • Cashless Crescendo

    The ongoing migration to a cashless casino experience.

  • Hold for Gold, Spin to Win

    Why hold-and-spin games have come to dominate the slot industry.

  • Ronnie Johns: A Life in the Hot Seat

    Following three years as chairman of the Louisiana Gaming Control Board and close to 40 years in public service, Ronnie Johns steps down.