Tag Archives: Mark Kemp

BoyleSports hungry for the retail cuts of William Hill sell-off

BoyleSports is monitoring William Hill developments closely, as the Dundalk betting group eyes executing its long-mooted UK expansion by acquiring ‘some-or-all’ of William Hill’s retail portfolio. Led by new chief executive, Mark Kemp, BoyleSports joins a raft of competitors eyeing William Hill offcuts – as UK and European assets will not be maintained by new owner Caesars Entertainment who completed …

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BoyleSports confirms Mark Kemp as inbound CEO

BoyleSports has this weekend confirmed the forthcoming appointment of Mark Kemp as new company Chief Executive.  Kemp is expected to join the Dundalk betting group this coming August, replacing incumbent Conor Gray as CEO. BoyleSports confirmed to media that Gray would be transitioned to a commercial development executive role focused on international expansion projects. The former managing director of Ladbrokes …

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Tote Group confirms Ten to Follow details for Jump season

The Tote Group has revealed details of its Tote Ten to Follow competition for the 2020/21 Jump season, which will begin on 2 November, with prizes of £150,000 up for grabs. Racing fans must complete their stables by 11 am on 14 November before the tournament gets underway at the November Meeting at Cheltenham Racecourse and will conclude at Sandown …

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Sportech and UK Tote Group renew sports betting partnership

Sportech has confirmed that it has signed a new multi-year licensing and services contract with UK Tote Group. The extended partnership will assure Sportech’s continued delivery of pools betting technologies and services via its Quantum System, which underpins the Tote’s domestic pools betting. The Quantum system will also allow the UK Tote to significantly deepen its pool volumes, featuring global …

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The Tote, Jockey Club Racecourses and Britbet launch ‘Tote Guarantee’

The UK Tote Group, Jockey Club Racecourses and Britbet have agreed that the new ‘Tote Guarantee’ will be made available to punters at next week’s Cheltenham Festival. The Tote Guarantee will ensure that The Tote will at least match the industry Starting Price (SP), with the chance to exceed the SP if the pool price is bigger on all win …

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Racing Post supports Tote’s ‘Ten to Follow’ return

Racing Post will help drive audience engagement and interest in a revamped Tote by providing its comprehensive range on content services to operator UK Tote Group, optimising the promotion of the ‘Tote Ten to Follow’ game relaunch. The partnership sees Racing Post provide full support of Tote products and services across print and digital platforms and will supply the pool …

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UK Tote Group launches a ‘reimagined’ Tote Ten to Follow

Following its full acquisition of the Tote last month, the UK Tote Group has confirmed that it will be relaunching the Tote Ten to Follow after a five-year hiatus.  The game will return for the 2019/20 National Hunt season, with the UK Tote Group having ‘reimagined’ the site to bring it into ‘a modern era’, set to go live before …

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Kemp departs Ladbrokes Coral to join Together for the Tote

Together for the Tote has confirmed that Mark Kemp has been appointed as the group’s UK Managing Director, after holding the same position at Ladbrokes Coral. Due to take on the new role later in the year, Kemp has held a number of positions across the gambling sector with executive board experience across marketing, operations and product in both the …

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Playtech launches debut retail Virtuals product with Coral

FTSE-listed gambling technology provider, Playtech has announced its latest provisions for omni-channel client Gala Coral, which will see its first ‘out of the box’ retail Virtual Sports product rolled-out across 100 Coral UK betting shops. Following the initial roll-out phase within Coral betting shops, Playtech will then aim to deploy it new Virtual Sports product throughout 1000 further Coral retail …

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Inspired’s launches Rush Football Live on Gala Coral

Inspired have announced that its premium all-new on demand and in-play Virtual Sports gaming product, Rush Football Live, will soon be available online and on mobile to Gala Coral customers. The game, which was recently showcased for the first time at ICE Totally Gaming 2016, will be available for the first time to Gala Coral customers via Inspired’s Virgo RGS …

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