Esports Entertainment Group (OTCQB:GMBL) has announced the hiring of two key personnel in preparation for the launch of the company’s esports betting operations.
As quoted in the press release:
The new personnel adds to the digital marketing team and full time staff announced in July.
Stephen Cotugno – Vice President, Corporate finance
Stephen has extensive corporate finance and investment banking experience over the last 20 years. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Investment Banking at Axiom Capital Management, a New York based investment bank, where he specialized in utilizing new SEC regulations under The Jobs Act to assist companies in raising capital.
As Vice President, Corporate, Stephen will be primarily focused on leading our growth funding over the next couple of years, as well as, IR communications with institutions and funds.
Brian Cordry – Head of Esports
Brian brings extensive esports experience to the Company on multiple fronts, including spending the past five years as an esports multi-team owner with Winterfox, as well as, a manager with Velocity eSports and Evil Geniuses.
As Head of Esports, Brian will ensure that our online product doesn’t repeat mistakes that previous gambling websites have made, keeping everything transparent for the esports community – and creating a safe, competitive platform where esports fans can show off their knowledge of their favorite teams and players while betting against each other.