International Game Technology (IGT) subsidiary GTECH Corporation has clinched a four-year extension to its existing agreement with the Nebraska Lottery until June 30, 2021.
Under the terms of the extension, GTECH will provide additional lottery equipment to the Nebraska Lottery, including Altura®GT1200 lottery terminals, AccuTherm® Ultra printers, and ES MultiMedia flat panel advertising monitors, and certain instant-ticket print options at no additional cost.
In addition, GTECH’s Ticket-Scan® Plus self-service ticket checkers will be installed at all current lottery retail locations.
“IGT is committed to supporting the growth of its customers,” commented Michael Chambrello, chief executive officer, North America Lottery, for IGT. “Over the years, we have worked together to understand the Nebraska Lottery’s vision in order to deliver products and services that meet the Lottery’s needs, as well as the needs of its retailers and players.”
IGT also announce the appointment of Dallas Orchard as Senior Vice President for Global Premium Products, effective September 16.
Orchard, who will be based in Las Vegas, will be responsible for the global management and profit and loss (P&L) of IGT’s premium product portfolio. Prior to IGT, he has held executive positions with Aristocrat Technologies, Inc; Ainsworth Game Technology, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.
“This is an exciting time at IGT, with tremendous opportunities ahead for us to propel our industry leadership forward. Dallas Orchard represents an excellent addition to our executive team. He brings significant experience in growing revenues and market share with product development that generates profitability for customers and excitement for players,” said Victor Duarte, IGT Global Chief Product Officer, Gaming.