Monday September 29,2014 : FORMER SPORTECH COO TO CHAIR GAMCROWD (Update)
Industry veteran joins crowdfunding platform
Ian Hogg, former Sportech chief operating officer, has been named chairman of equity crowdfunding and crowdsourcing platform for the gambling industry, GamCrowd.com.
Chris North, chief executive officer of GamCrowd, said: “I am thrilled that Ian has taken up this role. He bought into the GamCrowd concept from day one as an investor and his appointment as chairman will be of huge benefit to the business.”
“We believe that there is a gap in the market. GamCrowd is the first gambling-specialised crowd platform and we look forward to playing a fundamental role in the development of betting and gaming start-ups through equity crowdfunding, as well as providing an indispensible crowdsourcing tool,” Hogg added.