Scientific Games has appointed Dan Savage as Vice President, Corporate Marketing, where he will work closely with the company’s Gaming, Lottery and Interactive groups to identify, evaluate and leverage opportunities to increase player appeal and positioning in the marketplace.
Additionally, he will provide leadership in the planned integration of Scientific Games and Bally Technologies.
Gavin Isaacs, President and Chief Executive Officer of Scientific Games said: “Dan is a passionate leader with an eye for detail and an unwavering commitment to continuous improvement. His expertise in marketing, product definition, brand management, product and customer research, and experience in company integrations will greatly benefit and speed the transformation of Scientific Games as we begin this exciting new journey as a larger, customer-centric company.”
Most recently, Savage served as Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Bally from 2008 until 2013, where he was responsible for overall branding of the company, products and product differentiation. A Master Black Belt – Six Sigma, Savage was formerly head of one of the business units of 3M Company, where he also served as global business manager for 3M Touch Systems, a leading supplier of touch-screen displays to the gaming industry. He has worked in several technical companies in progressively responsible positions in business, sales, marketing and product management.
Mr. Savage added: “There is nothing more important than building trust, integrity and ongoing value in the Company’s brand. I look forward to building a world-class team that helps deliver the most compelling gaming experiences in the industry.”