Interviews

SBC Talks Data Analytics With Manx Telecom’s Fergal McKenna

SBC business correspondent Mark McGuinness interviews Manx Telecom’s Sales Director Fergal McKenna about the company’s latest big data analytics solution aimed at the i-gaming industry.  SBC: Fergal it was a pleasure to meet you and the Manx Telecom team at the EiG conference recently. Can you tell us how the show was for you and a bit more about the …

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SBC Interview with Jesse Learmonth – President of Bet Smart Media

Continuing our EIG SBC start-up features, our Business correspondent Mark McGuinness caught up with Jesse Learmonth, president of Bet Smart Media based in Canada on beautiful Vancouver Island. Bet Smart has been developing web and mobile betting products since 2010, the Bet Smart Media team leverage their knowledge of technology development and igaming to produce top tier Applications for the …

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SBC Interview With Element Wave CEO Dorothy Creaven

SBC Business correspondent Mark McGuinness caught up with hot Irish start-up Elemnent Wave’s CEO Dorothy Creaven. Element Wave recent winners of the EIG 2013 Start-up Launch Pad, specialize in creating cutting-edge software for the mobile market, specifically in the user engagement and customer retention space. Mark McGuinness discusses mobile analytics, retention, and how Element Wave can help companies operate in …

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SBC Interviews Shaun Pyrah Director of Strategy for Six Faces

Following on from EIG 2013 Barcelona, SBC Business Correspondent Mark McGuinness met with Six Faces’s Shaun Pyrah, Director of Strategy & Product.  Based in Hobart Australia, the  start up Six Faces aims to develop convergence between social games and real money gambling, through its carefully constructed product portfolio. Mark McGuinness, discusses product convergence between social and real money gaming,  Six …

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SBC interviews Julien Cunze, CEO and Co-Founder of Btwiice

SBC business correspondent Mark McGuinness interviews  Julien Cunze, CEO and Co-Founder Btwiice. Sports betting insurance start up aims to  bookmakers with an all-inclusive solutions to exploit the ‘cash-in’ trend through offering their player base secured betting insurances when they play on a a partner platform.  Btwiice were recently selected to compete at the EIG Expo Barcelona 2013 Start-Up Launch Pad. …

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SBC Interviews BETEGY CEO Alex Kornilov

SBC caught up with Alex Kornilov CEO and Founder of BETEGY a young company with an online service that provides football predictions based in Poland and the Ukraine. Betegy is a statistical football predictions and betting tips with over 75% accuracy in Premier League, Bundesliga, Primera Division, Major League Soccer . SBC’s Mark McGuinness caught up Alex Kornilov to discuss …

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interview: Boris Becker Holds Court

Thanks to igaming operator YouWin! SBC has managed to get an exclusive interview with six  time Grand Slam Champion and tennis legend Boris Becker. Boris has opened the 2013 EIG Expo Barcelona and will be acting as brand ambassador for YouWin. SBC’s Mark McGuiness  and Clarion Events Ewa Bakun caught up to discuss Barcelona, Sports and what the German tennis …

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From betting shops to betting affiliate

David Archer established the affiliate business Biggerbet in 2010 and has developed a portfolio of leading affiliate websites including www.horseracingresults.co.uk, www.cheltenhamfestivalnews.com and one of the largest in the UK, www.freebets.com. He was the joint-owner and managing director of North East bookmaking chain Reuben Page for almost two decades, before selling most of the business to Gala Coral. He then founded …

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SBC Interview with David Galan – CEO Picklive Live Fantasy Sports

Following on from their recent announcement with Sportech Plc this week, SBC business correspondent Mark McGuinness caught up with David Galan, CEO of live fantasy sports operator Picklive to chat about the company’s current and future plans. Picklive integrates fantasy sports within gaming/ sports betting businesses by converging fantasy sports, in-play betting, social gaming and live second screen entertainment. Set-up in …

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SBC Interview – Mark Bosman International CEO BetTech ‘Emerging Markets & Opportunities’

This week SBC catches up with Mark Bosman, International CEO of BetTech Gaming, to discuss African and emerging market igaming and development. Mark co-founded BetTech Gaming, the global provider of premium technology solutions to gaming companies, with Chief Executive Officer Jesse Hemson-Struthers, in August 2009. His role as International CEO sees him focus on business development and identifying new market …

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