Konami announces administrative restructuring


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Leading casino systems developer Konami highlights key internal appointments to senior leadership.

US.- Konami Gaming, Inc. announced the promotion of Jay Bertsch to senior director, system sales following more than a decade of service in global business development for Konami Gaming and its sister company, Konami Australia Pty Ltd.  His prior position as director of business development will be taken up by Danielle Rankin, another longtime Konami professional with a proven record of success. These new appointments offer key leadership support for Konami’s SYNKROS® systems division.

“With years of demonstrated expertise and customer commitment, Jay Bertsch possesses the qualities to advance the distribution of SYNKROS in the global gaming marketplace,” said Ross O’Hanley, vice president, North American sales at Konami Gaming, Inc. “As the SYNKROS install base continues to expand, these appointments provide the leadership necessary to preserve customer relationships and develop new strategic partnerships.”

Last month, Konami Gaming, Inc. announced several new leadership appointments in support of continued growth and expansion across key operational areas. Now in his twelfth year at the organisation, Spencer Peterson has been promoted to vice president, technical compliance with a longstanding record of ensuring the highest product regulatory standards.

In addition, Konami has promoted Shanna Grimes to senior director, human resources, thereby expanding her responsibilities in strengthening total workplace environment, experience, development, and performance. Lastly, Konami announced the hire of industry veteran Anthony Bocuzzo as senior director, manufacturing & logistics to lead games and systems purchasing, inventory, shipping/receiving, production, and more.