Online Gambling Industry Icon Sue Schneider Joins SBC as Community Director

Written by:
Press Release
Published on:

Industry veteran Sue Schneider is to join SBC (Sports Betting Community) in a permanent capacity as Community Director as the organisation continues to invest in the US market ahead of this month’s Betting on Sports America conference.

Schneider has been working as a consultant to SBC in establishing the event, which is being held April 23-25 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in New Jersey, as the largest dedicated sports betting industry conference and trade show in the US.

The partnership has been so successful that she will now take up a role developing the SBC community in the US beyond Betting on Sports America. She will be representing SBC at this week’s NIGA conference in San Diego.

SBC Founder and CEO Rasmus Sojmark commented: “We’ve respected Sue and her work for years and bringing her on board to help our first event in the US was one of our smartest decisions. We’re very happy that she’s agreed to join us to help us with our long term ambitions in North America.”

Sue Schneider added: “I really enjoy working with SBC and am pleased to stay on after Betting on Sports America. It’s clear that sports betting is going to play a big part in the gambling landscape here, so it’s an exciting time to be involved.”

Schneider is considered to be one of the world’s leading experts on the internet gaming industry which she began monitoring in 1995 and has testified to both the US Senate, the US House of Representatives as well as the National Gambling Impact Study Commission.

She previously launched River City Group, which produced the largest i-gaming events in the world as well as key industry trade publications, before it was acquired by Clarion Events in 2006.

Schneider was also a founder and served as Chairman of the Interactive Gaming Council (IGC), a trade association, from its inception in l996 until 2004. She currently serves as Editor-at-Large for Liebert Publications’ Gaming Law Review and Economics.

To register for or find more information about the event, please check out the Betting on Sports America website.

SBC (Sports Betting Community) are proud members of AGA (American Gaming Association), NIGA (National Indian Gaming Association), CGA (Canadian Gaming Association), platinum sponsor of IAGA (International Association of Gaming Advisors), and official partners of G2E Las Vegas.

Gambling News

FanDuel is About to Dominate Another State's Market

FanDuel is About to Dominate Another State's Market

After sharing over 70% of the New Jersey sports betting market with Draftkings, FanDuel is about to take control of Pennsylvania.

Justice Department to Challenge Internet Gambling Ruling

Justice Department to Challenge Internet Gambling Ruling

The Justice Department is planning to challenge a federal judge’s ruling that a law prohibiting interstate wagering applies only to sports gambling, renewing the dispute over whether it’s illegal to sell lottery tickets online.

How to Earn on Sports Betting

Any person who has registered at a bookmaker has a desire to earn as much as possible on sports betting.

Del Lago Casino in NY State Set to Open Draftkings Run Sportsbook Friday

Del Lago Casino in NY State Set to Open Draftkings Run Sportsbook Friday

A Draftkings-run sportsbook is set to open at del Lago Resort Casino just off the New York State Thruway this coming Friday (August 23, 2019).

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - August 21 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday August 21, 2019.