US – RG24seven launches to provide responsible gaming training for the industry by the industryBy Phil - 16 September 2020
With more than a decade in global gaming, creating and delivering education and training, RG24seven’s founders have come together to create a solution to one of the industry’s most important issues, Responsible Gaming training.
Wendy Anderson, CEO of RG24seven, said: “As the global gaming industry grows and evolves, every single jurisdiction that has not already done so, will require organizations to provide Responsible Gaming training. Just as important, our growing workforce of Millennials and Gen Zs are demanding that the places they work and frequent as patrons are good corporate citizens. Compliance-Grade and certified, RG24seven is setting the standard for RG training worldwide.”
She continued: “We have brought together professionals from all parts of our industry to provide insight and intelligence on Responsible Gaming. The end product is a fantastic collaboration of short and compelling videos that are the basis for RG24seven’s interactive training. Importantly a portion of not just our profit, but our revenue, is being returned to our partners for Responsible Gaming training and education. Supporting ongoing RG research is key to our mission.”
Frank Fahrenkopf, Co-Chairman, of the Commission on Presidential Debates and founder of the American Gaming Association, added: “I have been an advocate of RG24seven since its inception. It’s a very important milestone when the global gaming industry comes together to provide one voice on such an important topic as Responsible Gaming.”
Martin Lycka, Director of Regulatory Affairs at GVC Holdings, and Chairman of the RG24seven Advisory Board, stated “It’s so important that our employees know how Responsible Gaming can affect our patrons as well as our businesses, and what they need to remember as conscientious advocates for the gaming industry. RG24seven Responsible Gaming training is enabling us to track, measure and monitor our RG training in the US.”
Ernie Stevens, Jr., Chairman of The National Indian Gaming Association, noted: “We are proud to be taking a pro-active stance on Responsible Gaming. Education and training of our Tribal Gaming Employees is a critical component of NIGA’s Responsible Gaming strategy, RG24seven’s compliance-grade RG training is helping us to reinforce our stance on social, safety and responsibility issues.”
Wendy Anderson concluded: “I am very grateful to all of our partners, advocates and contributors for working with us to provide this important training to the global gaming industry. We are proud to be contributing in a substantial way to furthering education and research into Responsible Gaming. Our mission will always be ‘to do good while being good’!”