The Toronto-based digital sports media company theScore, Inc. has announced that interactive gaming and sports betting executive David Wang is now a senior advisor to the company for the purpose of evaluating US sports betting opportunities.
Wang has more than 15 years of experience in the interactive gaming and sports betting industry having held various senior executive roles for leading global gaming operators including Wynn Resorts and MGM Resorts International. He is currently CEO of bet.works, a privately held investment company focused on regulated US sports betting.
"David and the bet.works team significantly reinforces theScore's expertise as we continue to explore opportunities in the US sports betting space," said John Levy , CEO and Founder of theScore.
Wang served as Corporate Vice President of Interactive Gaming at Wynn Resorts, where he oversaw the launch of the company's mobile sports betting business, social casino and various digital gaming initiatives. Prior to that, Wang held the position of Vice President of Online Gaming at MGM Resorts where he helped lead its interactive/digital sports betting business and devised the company's interactive gaming market entry strategy.