Metric Gaming Name New Chairman To The Board (update)

Previously served as chief strategy officer for Shuffle Master

Nevada-based Metric Gaming LLC has appointed Louis Castle as chairman of the board of directors, replacing Peter Bertilsson who will take over the role of president and chief executive officer (see previous InfoPowa reports).

"It is with great pleasure that I welcome Louis Castle to chair Metric Gaming's board," said Bertilsson, remarking that "Lou is not only a friend but a highly experienced industry professional, who will undoubtedly bring to our company extraordinary value and strategic vision."

Castle joins Metric's Board of Directors having served as Shuffle Master's Chief Strategy Officer since October 2011, prior to which he served as Vice President of Studios at Zynga Inc., Chief Executive Officer of InstantAction, Inc., Vice President of Creative Development at the Los Angeles studio of Electronic Arts, Inc., and co-founder of Westwood Studios, an entertainment software company that was subsequently acquired by Electronic Arts.

"I am delighted to be joining Metric Gaming's Board," Castle said. "Metric Gaming has developed some uniquely compelling technology and continues to push the envelope of sports wagering innovation. I very much look forward to using my experience in gaming and entertainment software to contribute to Metric's ongoing success."

Update: In related news, Metric Gaming has selected GeoComply to facilitate geolocation services for its U.S. sports wagering offer.

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