Real money gambling online continues to evolve in the US market. From live casino games to sports betting, the future growth of the entire gaming industry is heavily tied to online applications. A perfect example this is a recent partnership between Evolution Gaming and DraftKings. On the company website, there are details. First of all, they claim they are the leading provider of Live Casino solutions. Furthermore, they turn their attention to Atlantic City, New Jersey.
It appears, the company recently signs an agreement to provide Live Casino services to Draft Kings. The new US live studio will be located in Atlantic City to facilitate the deal. DraftKings is known for its daily fantasy sports leagues and it has recently moved into the online sportsbook industry in the Garden State.
When Will Evolution Gaming Team With DraftKings in Atlantic City?
First of all, you can find DraftKings In Boston. Indeed, they start fantasy sports in 2012. However, they have come a long way since then. Its primary business venture made fantasy sports a household name. After all, sports fans all over the world know them. Now, the company offers daily fantasy sports contests. Also, they offer these events across 11 professional sports. Its reach quickly grew throughout the US and Canada to include eight countries such as the UK and Australia.
About Draftkings Sportsbook
More recently, the company expanded into online sports betting. In August of last year, DraftKings became licensed in New Jersey under the company name DraftKings Sportsbook. This expansion gives it the ability to offer legal online betting in the state. As the first approved online sports betting service in the state, it also offers a mobile sports betting platform. Players across the Garden State can now bet on both US and international sporting events.
James Stern is the Chief Business Officer at Evolution Gaming. His area of responsibility covers both land-based and online applications in the American market. He was quoted as follows in response to this new partnership:
“DraftKings is a young and dynamic company that has blazed a trail in recent years with its best-in-class technology and extensive knowledge of sports. DraftKings was first to market in Atlantic City, New Jersey with online sports betting, just a couple of months after filing for its license with the New Jersey regulators. We very much look forward to working with DraftKings on this project.”
DraftKings was first to market in New Jersey with online sports betting
However, this comes up in related news at Evolution Gaming. Furthermore, it appears the company celebrates its recent trade industry honor at the EGR Nordics Awards 2019. For the second year in a row, Evolution Gaming has been crowned ‘Casino Content Supplier of the Year’. The awards ceremony took place on Jan. 24. It was held at the Corinthia Hotel, St. George’s Bay in Malta.
This only further confirms the company’s standing as the most successful and innovative online gaming company operating in the Nordic region. As an added highlight to this achievement, there were 10 additional companies nominated for this honor. Indeed, Sebastian Johannisson is the Chief Commercial Officer. Most importantly, he accepts the away. When he accepts the award, the states:
“Yes, We are so very proud to receive this award. Furthermore, It has already been an outstanding start to the year. Ultimately, this is where we have seen the re-regulation of the Swedish market and launched some top-class environments from day one four our operators. It is a huge honor for us to receive this award for the second year in a row.”
• Source: Evolution signs New US Live Casino Deal From Redrakegaming On January 24, 2019.