Tag Archives: james henderson
- CEO James Henderson abruptly resigns from William Hill
July 21, 2016
James Henderson is stepping down from his chief executive position at William Hill with immediate effect, the London-listed bookmaker announced on Thursday. Philip Bowcock, the company’s chief financial officer, will assume the CEO role on an interim basis while William Hill conducts a search for Henderson’s permanent replacement. William Hill...
- Breon Corcoran’s £4.1m share sale means the pints are on him this St. Paddy’s
March 16, 2016
If you’re out on the tiles on Thursday for St. Patrick’s Day and you run into Paddy Power Betfair boss Breon Corcoran, the pints are most definitely on him. Late last week, Corcoran (pictured) filed papers with the London Stock Exchange indicating that he’d sold 43,500 of his 183,500 total...
- William Hill 2015 revenue slips as online director heads for the exits
January 14, 2016
UK-listed gambling operator William Hill suffered a slight revenue dip in 2015 and announced the departure of a top online executive. In a trading update released on Thursday, Hills said group revenue slipped 1% to £1.59b in 2015, with most of the pain coming at the retail level and its...
- OpenBet extends with William Hill; bwin.party acquires broadcast rights to Eurobasketball
November 20, 2014
Online bookie William Hill has come to an agreement with sports betting technology provider OpenBet on a three-year partnership extension that allows the latter to continue providing its digital and mobile sports betting technologies to William Hill. The two companies have a longstanding partnership that dates back to 2008. "OpenBet is...
- William Hill H1 profit dips despite “record-breaking” World Cup
August 1, 2014
UK bookies William Hill saw revenue rsie 7% to £805.2m in the first six months of 2014 but operating profit fell 2% to £176.9m and after-tax profits dipped 26% to £98.5m. The company blamed most of the downturn on “customer-friendly” sports betting results, particularly in the first quarter. Hills’ shares...
- James Henderson tipped to succeed Ralph Topping as William Hill CEO
June 7, 2014
UK bookies William Hill are poised to announce their selection to replace outgoing CEO Ralph Topping (pictured far right). On Saturday, This Is Money reported that James Henderson (pictured near right), a 29-year Hills veteran and its current director of operations, has been tipped to lead the iconic UK bookmaker...
Here Are 7 Ways to Create Gambling Content That Earns Big Links
August 15, 2014