Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – November 23, 2021) – FansUnite Leisure Inc. (CSE: FANS) (OTCQX: FUNFF) (“FansUnite” or the “Firm“), is happy to introduce the chief and administration staff of American Affiliate (“AmAff“) because of the beforehand introduced transaction of the Firm.
“We’re happy to introduce the administration staff of our latest acquisition, American Affiliate,” stated Scott Burton, CEO of FansUnite. “They convey years of priceless expertise throughout the on-line gaming and affiliate area within the U.S. regulated market, having labored with main B2B betting software program suppliers and sportsbooks, together with DraftKings, IMG Enviornment, FSB, Amelco, and GAN Restricted. A powerful management staff represents an essential acquisition criterion of our M&A technique, making them an awesome match for our continued progress.”
“As co-founder and director of Catena’s U.S. enterprise, I noticed first hand that buyer acquisition is definitely among the many most worthwhile components of the US betting ecosystem and represents a multi-billion greenback alternative,” stated Chris Grove, Chief Government Officer of American Affiliate. “I imagine with our staff, marquee manufacturers, and the deep tech portfolio of FansUnite, we are able to drive shareholder worth by constructing a number one buyer acquisition community for the U.S. sports activities betting and on-line on line casino market.”
A presentation outlining the acquisition will be discovered at:
Chief Government Officer, AmAff
Grove has twenty years of expertise within the on-line gaming and affiliate area. He co-founded Play USA Media and LegalSportsReport.com, which had been acquired by Catena Media in 2017, and have become the muse of Catena’s U.S. division. Grove served as Performing Director of Catena Media U.S. till October 2019. He just lately served because the EVP of Acies Acquisition Corp and is well known as a subject knowledgeable on the US on-line playing business. Grove has been cited by quite a few top-tier shops together with Bloomberg, the New York Occasions, the Washington Publish, and the Wall Avenue Journal, and he has testified earlier than policymakers in a number of states together with California, Illinois, New York, Nevada, and Washington state. Grove is a Associate Emeritus at Eilers & Krejcik Gaming, the place he based the agency’s sports activities betting follow.
SVP Technique, AmAff
Hurley is an skilled gaming government whose expertise has seen him arrange, run and scale gaming operations around the globe. The previous first Head of Sportsbook at Draftkings, Hurley was chargeable for serving to to arrange and launch the primary digital US sportsbook exterior of Nevada. Previous to Draftkings, Hurley was Head of Business at Amelco UK, a business main sports activities betting threat, buying and selling and platform provider to a number of the largest names within the world sports activities betting area. Earlier than that, Hurley was an official knowledge provider at IMG Enviornment, distributing official league knowledge direct to B2C operators and to business main B2B suppliers. Hurley has been concerned in a lot of the fabric affiliate M&A exercise within the US market post-PASPA. He’s additionally an lively advisor and investor to a number of the most enjoyable startups within the US gaming business.
Chief Authorized Officer, AmAff
Gallagher is a transactional legal professional with greater than 15 years of authorized expertise overlaying an expansive vary of economic issues. She began her authorized profession as an affiliate after which shareholder at Nevada’s legacy regulation agency Lionel Sawyer & Collins, the place her shoppers included casinos, lenders, debtors, and publicly traded corporations. Following her time there, she co-founded the boutique transactional regulation agency Childs Watson & Gallagher, PLLC. Previous to AmAff, Gallagher was the primary Chief Authorized Officer of GeoComply, the iGaming business’s main geolocation provider.
SVP Operations, AmAff
Driscoll is a tech government and 2nd technology on line casino government with a novel and confirmed observe file. During the last 20 years, he has helped drive digital transformation within the on line casino area, together with overseeing the launch of one of many first on-line on line casino divisions within the U.S. Driscoll has held positions with Purple Rock Resorts in analytics and management roles in on line casino operations. Moreover, he held operational technique, planning and evaluation, M&A and digital technique roles for American On line casino & Leisure Properties (ACEP), proprietor of the world well-known Stratosphere and different casinos. Previous to American Affiliate, Driscoll was the Vice President of Product with GAN, a number one U.S. supplier of iGaming & sports activities betting platforms. Driscoll was additionally the Head of U.S. operations for FSB, a U.Okay.-based sports activities betting platform, the place he drove market entry technique and established their U.S. choices.
President, Betting Hero
Maw co-founded Betting Hero in 2018, and served as the corporate’s Chief Government Officer as the corporate grew from two full-time workers and $0 (zero) income to greater than 25 full-time workers, 200+ Betting Hero unbiased contractors, and realizing greater than $10M in income. Previous to Betting Hero, Maw served as an Government Search Marketing consultant for a boutique agency in Michigan, the place he was on-track to turn out to be the youngest companion on the firm. Previous to his departure, he consulted with dozens of $1B corporations within the monetary companies business, serving to to design, recruit, and retain their government groups. With over a million in-person interactions, 100,000+ new depositing prospects, and over $10M in first time deposits, Betting Hero is unequalled as THE best-in-class dwell activation firm for sports activities betting, iGaming, and cashless operators respectively.
SVP Technique, Betting Hero
Jakary co-founded Betting Hero in 2018, serving as the corporate’s Chief Technique Officer. Previous to Betting Hero, he spent a decade with CareerBuilder.com and Glassdoor.com, which he joined as worker #24 and the primary primarily based exterior of Silicon Valley. Serving in a wide range of enterprise gross sales roles, Jakary helped develop Glassdoor from a $100M valuation in 2011 to its eventual $1B exit. Jakary additionally owned and operated the #1 internet affiliate marketing firm within the id theft safety business, delivering 18,000 prospects to LifeLock between 2014-2015. With a entrance row seat to the founding staff behind Zillow, Expedia, and Glassdoor, Jakary honed his entrepreneurial expertise in anticipation of a chance to construct a best-in-class B2B/B2C enterprise that will assist shoppers make higher knowledgeable choices whereas delivering unmatched worth to shoppers.
The chief groups from FansUnite and American Affiliate will probably be internet hosting a webinar to debate the transaction on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST.
Please click on the hyperlink to register:
A presentation outlining the transaction will be discovered:
About FansUnite Leisure Inc.
FansUnite is a worldwide sports activities and leisure firm, specializing in know-how associated to regulated and lawful on-line gaming and different associated merchandise. FansUnite has produced a one-of-a-kind full iGaming platform, with a sports activities and esports focus geared for the following technology of on-line bettors and on line casino gamers. The platform consists of merchandise for pre-match betting, in-play betting, each day fantasy, content material and a licensed RNG to provide on line casino type likelihood video games. The platform operates a number of B2C manufacturers and B2B software program for the web playing business. FansUnite additionally appears to accumulate know-how platforms and property with excessive progress potential in new or growing markets. The Firm additionally offers technological options and companies within the world gaming and leisure industries. Its know-how consists of fastened/parimutuel odds, in-stream betting, dwell betting, casino-style video games, cryptocurrency pockets and information content material.
About American Affiliate
American Affiliate brings collectively a various portfolio of property which are all devoted to producing new depositing prospects for authorized sportsbooks, on-line casinos, on-line poker websites, and adjoining merchandise within the U.S. market.
American Affiliate’s imaginative and prescient blends an unique deal with the U.S. alternative with marquee manufacturers, a robust omni-channel method, a deep portfolio of proprietary know-how, and a uniquely certified administration staff.
For additional info, please contact:
Prit Singh, Investor Relations at FansUnite
Scott Burton, Chief Government Officer of FansUnite
Darius Eghdami, President of FansUnite
NEITHER THE CANADIAN SECURITIES EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATIONS SERVICES PROVIDERS HAVE REVIEWED OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE
This information launch incorporates sure statements that will represent forward-looking info below relevant securities legal guidelines. All statements, apart from these of historic reality, which deal with actions, occasions, outcomes, outcomes, developments, efficiency or achievements that FansUnite anticipates or expects could or will happen sooner or later (in complete or partly) ought to be thought of forward-looking info. Typically, however not all the time, forward-looking info can be recognized by way of phrases akin to “plans”, “expects”, “is predicted”, “funds”, ”scheduled”, “estimates”, “forecasts”, “intends”, “anticipates”, or “believes” or variations (together with damaging variations) of such phrases and phrases, or statements fashioned sooner or later tense or indicating that sure actions, occasions or outcomes “could”, “might”, “would”, “would possibly” or ”will” (or different variations of the forgoing) be taken, happen, be achieved, or come to cross. Ahead-looking statements on this information launch embody, however should not restricted to, statements with respect to the administration staff of AmAff because of the beforehand introduced transaction of the Firm; the administration staff of AmAff’s capacity to drive shareholder worth by constructing a number one buyer acquisition community for the U.S. sports activities betting and on-line on line casino market.
Ahead-looking statements are primarily based on assumptions and analyses made by the Firm in gentle of its expertise and its notion of historic traits, present situations and anticipated future developments, together with, however not restricted to, expectations and assumptions regarding: curiosity and overseas trade charges; capital efficiencies, price saving and synergies; progress and progress charges; the success within the on-line playing and sports activities betting business; the regulatory surroundings relevant to on-line playing and sports activities betting; the technological infrastructure and assist wanted to host the Firm’s on-line playing and sports activities betting platforms and purposes; any cryptocurrency purposes to the Firm’s enterprise; and the Firm’s progress plan. Whereas FansUnite considers these assumptions to be affordable, primarily based on info presently obtainable, they might show to be incorrect. Readers are cautioned to not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. As well as, forward-looking statements essentially contain recognized and unknown dangers, together with, with out limitation, dangers related to normal financial situations; dangers related to the Transaction; dangers related to the Definitive Settlement; dangers related to the regulatory environments within the jurisdictions the Firm and the Goal function in; technology-related dangers that would adversely impact the Firm’s capacity to function its on-line playing and sports activities betting platforms and purposes, dangers associated to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) world pandemic and any results it might need on the Firm’s enterprise thereto. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing record will not be exhaustive. For extra info on the chance, uncertainties and assumptions that would trigger anticipated alternatives and precise outcomes to vary materially, please seek advice from the general public filings of FansUnite which can be found on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Readers are additional cautioned to not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as there will be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they’re positioned will happen. Such info, though thought of affordable by administration on the time of preparation, could show to be incorrect and precise outcomes could differ materially from these anticipated. Ahead-looking statements contained on this information launch are expressly certified by this cautionary assertion and replicate our expectations as of the date hereof, and thus are topic to vary thereafter. FansUnite disclaims any intention or obligation to replace or revise any forward-looking statements, whether or not because of new info, future occasions or in any other case, besides as required by relevant regulation.
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