BMM Testlabs Announce New Director – Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr.
BMM Testlabs announced today that Mr. Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr. will be taking on the role of non-executive Director on the board of BMM International from 1 February 2014.
Martin Storm, BMM’s President & CEO stated, “This is a very exciting time for BMM around the world. Having the esteemed Frank Fahrenkopf join the BMM group board is extraordinary for each of BMM’s stakeholder groups and a tremendous vote of confidence in our culture, capabilities and commitment to the gaming industry worldwide. Frank brings gaming industry expertise and relationships that will enhance our business position, particularly in North America. On behalf of BMM I am proud to welcome Frank to our board.”
Frank J. Fahrenkopf, Jr. was most recently President & CEO of the American Gaming Association (AGA) in Washington, D.C. In his 18 year role as chief executive of the AGA. Mr. Fahrenkopf was the national advocate for the commercial casino-entertainment industry, responsible for positioning the association to address related regulatory, political and educational issues. Mr. Fahrenkopf serves as Co-Chairman of the Commission on Presidential Debates, which is responsible for the widely-viewed Presidential debates during the quadrennial election cycle. Of Counsel at Hogan Lovells, Mr. Fahrenkopf gained national prominence during the 1980s when he served as Chairman of the Republican Party for six of President Ronald Reagan’s eight years in the White House (1983 to 1989).
Fahrenkopf comments, “I am extremely pleased to join the BMM team of outstanding professionals dedicated to the achievement of testing and compliance excellence in the gaming industry. BMM is at the “cutting edge” of technology and technical understanding to better serve our clients, gaming regulators and the industry at large. I look forward to working with BMM to continue to provide competent, efficient, cost-saving and competitive testing and consulting services.”
Frank Fahrenkopf has joined BMM President & CEO Martin Storm and his business leadership group at the 2014 ICE show in London.