Posts tagged with ‘American Gaming Association’

  • UFC and AGA partner on Responsible Gaming campaign

    By Casino International on April 6, 2021
    UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organisation, has joined the American Gaming Association (AGA) to promote responsible sports betting as the newest partner in its Have A Game Plan. Bet Responsibly. public service campaign. To highlight its support for the campaign, UFC will use its own in-venue, digital and broadcast assets to promote co-branded marketing materials with UFC themes […]
  • AGA enhances leadership team

    By Casino International on April 1, 2021
    The American Gaming Association (AGA) has promoted three senior leaders across the organisation to drive industry priorities including responsibility, advocacy and gaming regulation, and the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) franchise: Cait DeBaun has been promoted to Vice President, Strategic Communications and Responsibility. Jessica Feil has been promoted to Vice President, Government Relations and Gaming Policy Counsel. Meredith Pallante has been […]
  • 47m Americans to bet on March Madness as legal sports betting booms

    By Casino International on March 15, 2021
    More than 47 million Americans will place bets on the 2021 March Madness tournament, with online and physical sportsbook betting expected to grow dramatically compared to 2019, compensating for lower expected participation in bracket contests, according to new data from the American Gaming Association (AGA).   “The sports betting landscape has changed dramatically since 2019 – and as a result, […]
  • FanDuel first mobile sportsbook to partner with AGA’s Responsible Sports Betting

    By Casino International on March 8, 2021
    FanDuel Group and the American Gaming Association (AGA) have announced an initiative to broadly promote responsible sports wagering through the AGA’s Have A Game Plan. Bet Responsibly. public service campaign. FanDuel is the first mobile sportsbook operator to sign on to the AGA’s national campaign to promote the fundamentals of responsible sports betting. As part of this engagement, FanDuel is making […]
  • COVID-19 drives US commercial gaming revenue down 31% in 2020

    By Casino International on February 17, 2021
    U.S. commercial gaming revenue totaled $30.0 billion in 2020, down more than 31% year-over-year, according to the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Commercial Gaming Revenue Tracker. 2020 marked the first market contraction for the US gaming industry since 2014 and the lowest gaming revenue total since 2003. The year ended with some positive momentum in the fourth quarter, with a 1.7% […]
  • 23.2 million Americans to wager on Super Bowl LV

    By Casino International on February 2, 2021
    23.2 million Americans plan to bet a total of $4.3 billion on this year’s Super Bowl LV matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to new American Gaming Association (AGA) research. Among Super Bowl bettors, a record 7.6 million will bet with online sportsbooks this year, up 63 percent year-over-year. “This year’s Super Bowl is expected […]
  • AGA CEO Bill Miller optimistic for gaming in 2021

    By Casino International on January 29, 2021
    American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Bill Miller delivered remarks today on the future of gaming’s recovery, policy developments for gaming in Washington, DC, and AGA’s priorities for 2021. Miller cited vaccine distribution, responsible reopening, and consumer confidence as reasons for optimism in the coming year, “There’s huge pent-up demand for gaming—and I’m upbeat about the second half of […]
  • AGA statement on Congress passing new COVID-19 relief measures

    By Casino International on December 22, 2020
    American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Bill Miller has issued a statement in response to US Congress passing new COVID-19 relief measures: “The American Gaming Association is encouraged that Congress has come together to pass bipartisan legislation, which provides important relief for many Americans and businesses that continue to struggle as a result of the pandemic. While this much-needed […]
  • NASCAR becomes first league partner of AGA’s Have a Game Plan. Bet Responsibly. campaign

    By Casino International on September 17, 2020
    The American Gaming Association (AGA) and NASCAR are teaming up to educate NASCAR fans on responsible sports betting through the AGA’s Have a Game Plan. Bet Responsibly. public service campaign. As the campaign’s first professional sports league partner, NASCAR will develop co-branded content that encourages new and seasoned sports bettors to “Know When To Pit” and bet responsibly. Today’s partnership announcement […]
  • MGM Resorts International & BetMGM partner with AGA in support of Responsible Gaming Education Week

    By Casino International on September 15, 2020
    Sports betting operator BetMGM announces hiring of Richard Taylor as Responsible Gambling Program Manager MGM Resorts International and BetMGM, the joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, are proud to partner with the American Gaming Association in support of Responsible Gaming Education Week (RGEW), September 14-19, and join in its mission – Have A Game Plan – to educate […]