Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE), the developer of integrated entertainment complexes, announced the launch this week of a new igaming division Digital mohegan, delivering online gaming solutions to Mohegan’s fan base and growing the business to meet the needs of new customers globally.
As a priority, Mohegan Digital is creating a gaming experience for its flagship property, Mohegan Sun Connecticut, after the state signed a bill legalizing sports betting and online gambling. MGE appointed Rich Roberts as president and Aviram alroy as Vice President of Product to lead these efforts and oversee digital operations.
Ray pineault, President and CEO, said: “We have consistently seen strong growth in digital gaming at our establishments, particularly over the past year, and as legal sports betting continues to grow in the United States. United, the time had come for us to launch Mohegan Digital. .
“Over the years, Mohegan has made great technological advancements in the digital space, working with industry-leading partners to deliver cutting-edge advancements in online casino and sports betting operations.
“With Mohegan Digital, we seek to extend and enhance these efforts to elevate the experience and deliver on our promise of delivering world-class entertainment to our customers on a digital scale.
As President of Mohegan Digital, Roberts will work closely with the leadership team to create and bring leading, high-quality intellectual property in the digital world to Mohegan’s audience of current and future customers of the video game worldwide.
He joins MGE after his last role as Executive Business Consultant for RSD Consulting, a consulting firm focused on helping organizations enter the US digital sports media, regulated digital games and esports markets.
“I am honored to lead Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment’s expansion efforts in digital games and sports betting,” said Roberts. “This is an exciting new chapter in the history of Mohegan, as we continue to innovate to meet the growing consumer demands in this space. ”