Former Executive Director, International Center for Gaming Regulation
Mr. Bertolone’s experience spans over 20 years in the gaming industry with very diverse roles. His gaming manufacturing roles include serving as the President, North America for global slot machine manufacturer Ainsworth Game Technology and as President & CEO of DEQ Systems, a global, publicly traded provider of table games progressives and content. As an industry operator, Mr. Bertolone was the Director of Operations for William Hill US, one of the worlds largest sports wagering companies, where he helped to build the company’s early Nevada retail and mobile operations. As an industry regulator, he served as the Chief of the Technology and Administration Divisions at the Nevada Gaming Control Board during expansion and technological change in the industry. Prior to his involvement in the gaming industry, Mr. Bertolone held management positions in some of the world’s largest information technology companies such as networking systems stalwart Cisco Systems and cashless payments leader VeriFone Systems. He began his career as a staff account at Arthur Andersen & Co. Mr. Bertolone holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration - Finance from California State University, Chico.