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Shining Star- Matt Bekier When Matt Bekier was appointed CEO of Star growth expected when 2017 results are released later this year and entertainment Group – then known as echo entertainment – in 2014, the company was reeling from a 30.5% fall in profits, plunging share prices and ongoing public relations nightmares incl...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 08:08

Beating the odds, changing the game By Muhammad CohenWith customers literally breaking down the doors at its May 2004 opening, Sands Macao demonstrated Macau’s untapped mass market potential. Thirty-eight months later, the Venetian Macao tapped that potential – and it was a gusher. The success of the Venetian, which instantly beca...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:54

View from the top Inside Asian Gaming speaks to Aristocrat’s recently promoted CEO Trevor Croker about his first few months in the top job and his plans for maintaining the slots giant’s winning momentum.   Inside Asian Gaming: You’ve been CEO for a little over four months now. How have you found the role so...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:37

From Uber to Amazon By: Dr Peter T Treadway In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Peter T Treadway explains why regions like Macau and Hong Kong must support tech business as the way of the future.   Since issuing the last Dismal Optimist in May, tech stocks roared upward. That is until the afternoon of...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:19

Anson Wong: New beginnings Inside Asian Gaming Deputy Editor Raquel Dias chats with Entertainment Gaming Asia founder Anson Wong about the path that led him to start his own business.   Raquel Dias: Thank you for making time for us Anson. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? Anson Wong: Wow, that is a little hard....
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:13

Time for a corporate rethink By Professor Dr Brian To In his latest column for IAG, Dr Brian To examines the management failures of three corporate giants – all of which could have been avoided.   JAPAN may be famous for its keiretsu, Kanban and long working hours, but one once mighty Japanese company, Toshiba, has recent...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:05

New era dawns in Sydney The Australasian Gaming Exhibition will be the biggest gaming trade show in the Southern hemisphere in 2017 as it moves to its new home at the impressive ICC Sydney.   Having spent the past three years at nearby Glebe Island, the Australasian Gaming expo (AGe) enters a new era in 2017 as it moves...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 06:58

All eyes Down Under Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia is back bigger and better than ever in 2017 with a range of insightful panel topics and a comprehensive eSports workshop. The 8th annual Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia (GRWA) returns to the Novotel at Sydney’s Darling Harbour from 14 to 16 August...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 06:54

Joey Lim: Thinking big The grandson of late Genting Group founder Lim Goh Tong, Donaco International Managing Director and CEO Joey Lim says after using the Genting system in Vietnam and Cambodia, the Australia listed casino operator is ready for mainstream markets like Japan. By Muhammad Cohen    Donaco Internationa...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:43

China’s Mass on the rise Among the most intriguing panels at July’s World Executive Summit in Barcelona will be a presentation by Galaxy Entertainment Group Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Clayton titled “China’s Mass on the rise.” IAG spoke to Mr Clayton in advance about this vital segment of the global gaming and to...
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:39

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Shining Star- Matt Bekier

Shining Star- Matt Bekier When Matt Bekier was appointed CEO of Star growth expected when 2017 results are released later this year and entertainment Group – then known as echo entertainment – in 2014, the company was reeling from a 30.5% fall in profits, plunging share prices and ongoing public relations nightmares incl... Wednesday, 26 July 2017 08:08

Beating the odds, changing the game

Beating the odds, changing the game By Muhammad CohenWith customers literally breaking down the doors at its May 2004 opening, Sands Macao demonstrated Macau’s untapped mass market potential. Thirty-eight months later, the Venetian Macao tapped that potential – and it was a gusher. The success of the Venetian, which instantly beca... Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:54

View from the top

View from the top Inside Asian Gaming speaks to Aristocrat’s recently promoted CEO Trevor Croker about his first few months in the top job and his plans for maintaining the slots giant’s winning momentum.   Inside Asian Gaming: You’ve been CEO for a little over four months now. How have you found the role so... Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:37

From Uber to Amazon

From Uber to Amazon By: Dr Peter T Treadway In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Peter T Treadway explains why regions like Macau and Hong Kong must support tech business as the way of the future.   Since issuing the last Dismal Optimist in May, tech stocks roared upward. That is until the afternoon of... Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:19