Tag Archives: Andrew McCarron

Stuart Hunter: ICE’s April return will mark next evolution of gambling’s biggest tradeshow

A GamblingTV exclusive this week saw SBC Managing Director Andrew McCarron interview Clarion Gaming counterpart Stuart Hunter (MD) on reawakening the ICE 2022 conference following its two-year hiatus under COVID-19 lockdown. Sticking to its mantra as global gaming’s ‘agenda-setter’, ICE 2022 was originally planned to be hosted at London’s Excel Centre in February. However, Omicron variant disruptions saw Clarion Gaming …

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Betsson, bet365 and Betradar celebrate triple successes at SBC Awards 2021

Betsson Group, bet365, Evolution, Betradar and GoldenRace were among the 34 companies to celebrate victories at last night’s SBC Awards 2021 ceremony at Evolution London. Hosted by Kirsty Gallacher and World Cup winner Marcel Desailly, the eighth edition of the SBC awards brought together an audience of betting and gaming industry professionals to recognise the achievements of the top-performing operators, …

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Major international brands head SBC Awards 2021 shortlists

SBC Awards 2021

International operators bet365, Betsson Group, FanDuel, Kaizen Gaming, and LeoVegas are among the major companies to feature prominently on the SBC Awards 2021 shortlists announced today. There are also strong showings from Sportradar, BetConstruct, GoldenRace, OpenBet, Digitain, Playtech, Catena Media, and Gambling.com Group in the supplier and affiliate categories of the prestigious global industry awards.  The eighth edition of the …

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HooYu and SBC Webinars present Stop Losing 30% of Customers at Sign-Up and Improve Your KYC Journey

HooYu KYC webinar

HooYu, the customer onboarding, KYC and fraud prevention specialist, will host an SBC Webinar on Wednesday 5 May (3pm BST) detailing ways in which betting and gaming operators can reduce player abandonment during the registration process. The Stop Losing 30% of Customers at Sign-Up and Improve Your KYC Journey session will build on the recent Customer Onboarding Drop-off in Online …

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Jumio and SBC Webinars present The Dice are Cast for KYC & Player Verification Compliance

Jumio webinar

The SBC Webinars series continues on Wednesday 31 March, when Jumio, Sky Betting & Gaming, and Playtech will share insights on the latest KYC regulations, player onboarding technologies and best practices. The Dice are Cast for KYC & Player Verification Compliance session, presented by identity verification, eKYC and AML specialist Jumio, will examine how betting and gaming operators can ensure …

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SBC strengthens team ahead of CasinoBeats Summit

Jonathan Whelan joins SBC

SBC Events has strengthened its conference team with the recruitment of Jonathan Whelan in the newly created role of Director of Conference Production.  Whelan has 12 years experience in events, beginning his career with Terrapinn where he ran the firm’s gambling portfolio, including World Gaming Executive Summit, before relocating for a period in Singapore.  Reporting into Managing Director Andrew McCarron, …

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SBC Webinars and GiG present The Digital Transformation Journey

The Digital Transformation Journey webinar

The SBC Webinars series continues on Tuesday 23 March when GiG presents The Digital Transformation Journey, an in-depth look at how to create a seamless player experience across an operator’s retail sites and online offering.  The session will examine each key stage of the process from the initial design and implementation of a tailored omnichannel solution to the ongoing managed …

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Shay Segev: Entain’s ARC is a game-changing commitment to lead Safer Gambling 

Shay Segev, Group CEO of Entain Plc (formerly GVC Holdings), has spoken exclusively to SBC about the ‘generational transformation’ that the FTSE100 betting group has undertaken after embracing the key responsibility objectives of its new ‘corporate charter’.  Speaking to SBC MD Andrew McCarron, Segev outlined Entain’s new mission, explaining that the company aims to lead global gambling across all safer …

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Fabio Schiavolin: Resilience in a time of uncertainty

COVID has undoubtedly had far-reaching implications for the betting industry across the world, putting a halt on live sporting events and – according to Fabio Schiavolin, Chief Executive of Snaitech – accelerating the migration of customers from retail to online betting. Delivering his keynote speech on day one of Betting on Sports Europe – Digital 2020, Schiavolin touched on a …

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