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Celebrated regulatory expert André Wilsenach joins BMM

Celebrated regulatory expert André Wilsenach joins BMM

Celebrated regulatory expert André Wilsenach joins BMM

BMM Testlabs is pleased to announce the addition of André Wilsenach to its global executive as Senior Vice President of Government Relations. Wilsenach will support the continued expansion of BMM Testlabs’ global footprint with expertise in government relations and gaming regulations that spans 20+ years and several countries. Martin Storm, President and CEO of BMM Testlabs, “André is going to be a tremendous asset to BMM as we continue to grow and serve the industry as a trusted consultant on regulatory matters. Starting with his time at the Lotteries and Gambling Board in South Africa, to leading the International Association of Gaming Regulators, to founding and leading the International Center for Gaming Regulation at UNLV, he’s a visionary in the gaming industry. But more than that, he is a wonderful man whom I respect deeply.” André Wilsenach is a graduate of the University of Pretoria, South Africa and amongst others worked for the Africa Institute of South Africa, the Development Bank of Southern Africa, Ernst & Young as well as the South African Government prior to a longstanding career in gaming regulation. Wilsenach’s career in gaming started in 1995, when he was appointed to the South African Lotteries and Gambling Board which was set up to advise the Mandela government on the legalisation of gambling in South Africa. During the period 1995 to 2000 he was the Executive Officer of the Mpumalanga Gaming Board whilst serving as a member of the National Gambling Board. In 2001 he was appointed as the first Executive Officer of Zonke Monitoring Systems, a private company established to render electronic monitoring services to the National Gambling Board of South Africa. In 2002 he was appointed Executive Director of the Alderney Gambling Control Commission which regulated online gambling. In 2016 he joined the University of Nevada Las Vegas to set up the International Center for Gaming Regulation. He held the position of Executive Director of the Center until the end of 2018. André is a former President of the International Association of Gaming Regulators and an active member of the International Masters of Gaming Law and the International Association of Gaming Advisors. In closing, Storm stated, “As BMM continues to set new standards for performance and partnership in the industry, André is going to play a key role in aligning important stakeholders on the regulatory and government front. We’re delighted to have him on the...

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BMM Testlabs Named as Best Lab in Romania in 2018 by Casino Life and Business Magazine

BMM Testlabs Named as Best Lab in Romania in 2018 by Casino Life and Business Magazine

BMM Testlabs is pleased to announce that it has been named as the ‘Best Certification Laboratory’ in Romania for 2018 at the 12th Annual Casino Life and Business Magazine Gala. Vlad Dicu, Commercial Director, BMM Romania accepted the award on behalf of BMM at an evening gala held in Bucharest. Dicu commented, “We’re honored to have received this prestigious award from Casino Life and Business and are thankful for all industry participants and of course our customers who voted for BMM Romania in recognition of our efforts to provide the highest quality certification, inspection, and audit services in the Romanian land-based and iGaming market. We are committed to earning our place as the #1 choice for our customers each and every day.” Gene Chayevsky, EVP Europe and South America and General Manager of BMM Romania added, “I am extremely proud of our Romanian team for achieving such recognition in the first year of operation of our Bucharest lab and would like to thank our customers for this vote of confidence. As the first and only global lab with a presence in Romania, we look forward to playing a proactive role in the continued development of the Romanian gaming market and to bringing best in class quality and integrity in gaming product certification and inspection to our...

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BMM Testlabs Hosts NIGA Commissioner Certification Masters Class

BMM Testlabs Hosts NIGA Commissioner Certification Masters Class

BMM Testlabs hosted the NIGA Commissioner Certification Masters Class on October 24-26, 2018 at BMM headquarters in Las Vegas. Director, Tribal Gaming, Jodi DiLascio commented, “BMM was very pleased to have the opportunity to partner with NIGA for this training. Developing and providing classes such as these help to ensure that Tribal Regulators have the tools and insight needed to successfully ensure the assets of their Tribal Gaming enterprise.” The National Indian Gaming Association Seminar Series is a four-part certification program. The Master Class is the final class of the series, on this occasion it was lead by BMM’s Director, Technical Compliance, Peter Nikiper. DiLascio continued, “BMM’s VP, Technical Compliance, Floyd Barroga delivered the NIGA Level 1 Leadership Alignment Workshop also this week, at the South Point Hotel and Casino. After the three-day class, we had the honor of assisting NIGA with presenting each participant with a certificate.” DiLascio concluded, “BMM is committed to Tribal Regulatory education and we plan to continue hosting and assisting NIGA educational events. Events such as these help to ensure that Tribal Regulators have full access to further education, and are staying ahead of the technology curve for new gaming products. The NIGA Commissioner Certification Program is something BMM is very proud to participate in and we are thankful that NIGA chose our team of experts to provide the courses.” The Masters Class provides a deep dive into: Conducting a Gaming Floor Audit An Online Accounting System Audit A Promotional System Audit Class II Systems & Audits Class II Math Percentages & Odds For further information on NIGA Education classes and other Regulatory classes offered by BMM, please contact: Jodi DiLascio ...

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BMM’s Director Tribal Gaming, Jodi DiLascio Awarded the 2018 AISES Corporate Partner Service Award

BMM’s Director Tribal Gaming, Jodi DiLascio Awarded the 2018 AISES Corporate Partner Service Award

BMM Testlabs is pleased to announce that Director Tribal Gaming, Jodi DiLascio was presented with the American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) Corporate Partner Service Award 2018, on October 6 at the AISES National Conference Closing Banquet at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. DiLascio commented, “It is an honor to to have received the 2018 AISES Corporate Partner Service Award. BMM has incredible respect for the work of AISES and we’re committed to working with organizations that assist STEM programs.” Dr. Twyla Baker, Chair, AISES Board of Directors elaborated, “AISES has found an amazing partner in BMM Testlabs to help us fulfill our mission of increasing Native people in the STEM disciplines and careers in the Casino Gaming Industry. AISES was thrilled to offer an internship with BMM Testlabs this past summer. BMM has shown that they care about supporting emerging Indigenous STEM talent and that they are willing to use their resources and infrastructure to help change lives. We appreciate this spirit of inclusiveness and greatly value our relationship with Jodi DiLascio and the other members of BMM...

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BMM Testlabs – The Original Test Lab Since 1981 at G2E 2018

BMM Testlabs – The Original Test Lab Since 1981 at G2E 2018

BMM Testlabs, the gaming industry’s best test lab and product compliance consultancy, is pleased to announce its participation at G2E in the Las Vegas Sands Expo, October 8 – 11, 2018. President and CEO, Martin Storm commented, “This year has been an exceptional year for BMM. We’ve provided services for every major manufacturer in the world and grown significantly as a company, driving innovation across industry testing.” Storm added, “Over the last year, BMM has enjoyed major expansion within its U.S, Canadian and Australian businesses. In Europe, we’ve grown in both Spain and Italy, and opened a new test lab in Romania. Additionally, BMM has led some very interesting initiatives including a whitepaper series and an educational partnership with the AGA. It’s also worth noting that BMM experts have spoken and presented at every major global gaming event this year.” Storm continued, “We’re excited to expand across new fronts such as sports betting and the online space, both in the US and Europe, with services and service that are second to none. In today’s market, our partners require quality, velocity and cost efficiencies. BMM is laser-focused on bringing these three attributes to every client, every day.” Visit BMM at G2E 2018 at booth #2230 October 8: 12pm-1:30pm: Global Gaming Awards powered by Gambling Insider, where BMM Testlabs has been nominated as an industry leading, ‘Responsible Company’ 4:45pm-5:45pm: BMM sponsors the NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction where Senior Manager, Education, Robin Bernhard will moderate a discussion, ‘Sports Betting: What are the Health Risks?’ featuring speakers, Joseph Asher, CEO, William Hill US and Debi LaPlante, PhD, Harvard Medical School Room: Marco Polo 804 October 9: 2pm-2:45pm: Senior Manager, Education, Robin Bernhard will speak on a G2E panel, ‘Customer Experience is Not One Size Fits All: Delivering Exceptional and Customized Service to WOW All Customers’ Room: Veronese 2403 3:30pm-3:45pm: Technical Project Manager, Tony McLaughlin will present at the AGA Innovation Lab on, ‘The Why’s of Analytics within our Quality Assurance Process’ October 10: 11:30am-1:45pm: BMM partners with the AGA at the Regulatory Roundtable, speakers including COO, Travis Foley and VP Technical Compliance, Floyd Barroga 1:30pm-2:15pm: COO, Travis Foley will speak at the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) on ‘A Balanced Regulatory Approach in the Midst of Shifting Market Trends and Evolving Technologies’ 4:00pm: Patrick Pocalyko will speak at the AGA Innovation Lab on ‘Cyber...

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