888 assigns Mittman as president of US operations
Bleacher Report’s ex CEO Howard Mittman is chosen as new president for US operations by 888.
Mittman is known as a media specialist. He has been working with Bleacher Report since 2007. He was a publisher and CRO for Wired and GQ.
According to the deal by AGB Sports Illustrated, H. Mittman’s new job will be for 888 sportsbooks. This company is now based in Colorado.
He will be in charge of B2B partnerships and World Series of Poker. WSOP is active in the states of Nevada, New Jersey and Delaware. It is known that soon Michigan will be on the list.
“I am proud to be part of 888. They are known for being one of the leading companies in the market. The team is very enthusiastic about their work, which amazed me and I share their enthusiasm,”
said H. Mittmen.
Our partnership with ABG and Sports Illustrated provides us with a chance to offer high quality iGaming products.
888 CEO Itai Pazner said:
“We are happy that H. Mitten is our new president. He has joined us in a really exciting time as we are planning to release our new SCI product in future.”
He also added that they plan to spread IS products in more US states.
“With the help of our high-quality technology, we created a market in the US and H. Mittmen joining the team will help us grow even more.”
He said that H. Mitten has an “exceptional track record” and a perfect candidate for the job. At Bleacher Report he witnessed the release of B/R Betting and content studio in Las Vegas.
ABG chairman Daniel W. Dienst said that this transfer will help them to get a good result.
“We praise 888 for hiring H. Mitten. With his experience and knowledge, we are more than happy to keep on creating a new betting experience for sport fans and especially for Sports Illustrated.”