August 15 2017 – LAS VEGAS, NYX Gaming Group Limited (TSXV: NYX), a market-leading supplier to casino, sportsbook, lottery and bingo operators across the globe, has strengthened its commercial team with the appointment of Steve Mayes as its new Third-Party Sales Director.
Mayes joins from Playtech where he first worked as part of the Ash Gaming Commercial team, and more recently held the position of Commercial Director for the company’s Open Platform and third-party game providers.
Previously, he worked in various operational and management roles at bet365.
In his new role, Mayes will be responsible for growing NYX Gaming Group’s network of third-party suppliers including game developers, payment providers and trading services across its sportsbook, casino, lottery and bingo operations.
“I’m thrilled and excited to have joined NYX Gaming Group. They have a fantastic customer base and a growing partner network with many of the leading suppliers in the industry,” said Mayes.
“My focus will be to work closely with our internal product leads and partners across the business to implement a clear third-party strategy.
“It’s important that NYX continues to attract and build long-term relationships with best-of-breed suppliers across casino, sportsbook and our full portfolio of products to offer the best possible third-party network for our customers.”
NYX Gaming Group CEO Matt Davey said: “We are happy to welcome Steve to the NYX Gaming Group team where he will have an integral role within our strategy that will further improve the products we offer our customers.
“Steve has extensive experience in the betting and gaming industry following his time at bet365 and Playtech. He will be a valuable member of our third-party network and we look forward to working alongside him.”
For more information, please contact:
Tresilian Segal | VP Marketing, NYX Gaming Group Limited
+44 20 3249 8109
About NYX Gaming Group:
NYX Gaming Group Limited is a leading digital gaming provider, headquartered in Las Vegas, USA, with a staff of more than 1,000 employees globally. NYX delivers added value by adhering to the highest standards of customer service, probity, and responsibility.
It has one of the broadest distribution bases in the industry, with over 200 unique customers. The award-winning NYX OGS™ (Open Gaming System), which allows licensees to leverage the best-of-breed, multi-vendor casino content from around the world, is acknowledged to be the industry’s market-leading gaming offering. From its own studios and a broad partner network of the most innovative third-party suppliers, NYX offers customers the widest portfolio of content available, with access to over 2,000 game titles, via OGS™.
NextGen Gaming, NYX’s content studio group is one of the world’s leading independent suppliers of innovative games to the gambling industry. Under the brands of NextGen, Game360, Side City and BetDigital, the NextGen Gaming group create and deliver exceptional slot games with proven performance and game longevity for partners and players, providing end-to-end support across all services.
In addition, NYX’s award winning sports betting division OpenBet is utilised and trusted by leading sportsbook operators, with its scale and performance world-renowned. The OpenBet sportsbook processed more than two billion bets and broke new records at the 2017 Grand National, where it processed 68,000 peak bets-per-minute.
NYX Gaming Group Limited is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol NYX.
For more information about the group visit: www.nyxgaminggroup.com