NYC bet conference set
July 10, 2018 3:00 AM
by Robert Mann
Prominent Nevada sports wagering figures have now confirmed their involvement in the first edition of ICE Sports Betting USA conference slated for this fall in New York City.
The list of participants for the two-day event, Nov. 27 and 28, now includes Art Manteris, VP race and sports operations, Station Casinos, Red Rock Resorts and Vic Salerno, president, USFantasy.
Manteris is the ultra-successful, long time Nevada sportsbook executive and Salerno is a member of the American Gaming Association’s Hall of Fame, so honored for his advancement of sports wagering in the Silver State.
Other speakers include Patrick Garofalo, State Representative, Minnesota; Gary Pretlow, Assembly member, New York; Danielle Boyd, managing general counsel, West Virginia Lottery;
Andy Levinson, senior vice president, Tournament Administration, PGA TOUR; David Miller, vice president and assistant general counsel, PGA TOUR; Casey Schwab, vice president, business and legal affairs,
NFL Players Association; Ramya Ravindran, deputy general counsel, NBA Players Association; Kenny Gersh, EVP, gaming and new business ventures, Major League Baseball; May Scheve-Reardon, executive director, Missouri Lottery;
Stephen Durrell, assistant attorney general, Kansas Lottery; Chad Millman, head of media, The Action Network; Andrew Zarnett, managing director, gaming, lodging and leisure high yield debt analyst and co-head of high yield research, Deutsche Bank;
John Janedis, CFA, managing director, equity research, Jefferies LLC and Niall Connell, senior vice president of commercial, Paddy Power Betfair US.