Collective Artists Network has signed Global Esports to exclusively represent the team across their sponsorship portfolio.
Vijay Subramaniam, Group CEO and Founder of Collective Artists Network said: “Collective Artists Network is committed to providing strategic guidance to companies & organizations whilst connecting them to brands, inﬂuencers and popular culture for disruptive growth. Esports is at the forefront of this disruptive growth and Global Esports’ impressive Esports legacy and its aggressive growth journey is truly a force to reckon with and we’re proud to have them on board.”
Global Esports is the only South Asian team selected for the International Valorant franchise league that will kick-oﬀ in February 2023 with an opening event at São Paulo, Brazil.
Rushindra Sinha, Founder of Global Esports, said: “Global Esports went from being the oldest Esports org in India to now becoming the youngest at the Valorant world league. We are now among the top 30 Esports orgs in the world to have a spot at the International League and will be representing South Asia as a region. Riot Games has history as a publisher of making the best Esports titles in the world and has already showcased their expertise in running a franchise league with League of Legends for the last 10 years, so it makes them the right publisher to replicate the League model with their newest game title – Valorant which is currently the fastest growing Esports Game in the world. Global Esports has a history of building championship teams, players, producing the highest quality of content and broadcast all from our Studio & Content House in Bandra. With everything we have lined up for the next few years, it only makes sense to work with the best of the best when it comes to Entertainment which is why we’re excited to join hands with Collective Artists Network on our journey to building the world’s biggest gaming company.”
SCCG Management Unveils SCCG ASIA – A Regional Campaign Led by Kent Jenkins from SCCG’s New Office in Bangkok, Thailand
SCCG Management, a leading management advisory firm specializing in the gaming industry, is proud to announce the launch of its new regional campaign, SCCG – ASIA. The campaign aims to provide management advisory services to Casino, iGaming, Sports Betting, and Esports companies in Asia, as well as provide solutions and resources for existing SCCG client partners looking to enter Asia’s gambling market.
SCCG – ASIA will be led by Kent Jenkins, who has been appointed as the Director of the campaign. With decades of experience in international management throughout Asia, Kent brings to SCCG Management a very high level of knowledge and expertise and is well-positioned to lead the campaign from the new SCCG office located in Bangkok, Thailand.
“We are excited to announce the launch of SCCG – ASIA and to have Kent Jenkins at the helm,” said Stephen Crystal, Founder and CEO of SCCG Management. “We believe that the Asian market for the gambling industry is poised for significant growth and we are confident that this regional campaign will help our client partners navigate this dynamic market and achieve success.”
Kent Jenkins said, “I am thrilled to join SCCG and take on the role of leading the regional campaign for SCCG – ASIA. I am eager to work with Stephen and his talented team of industry leaders boasting over 30 years of experience in the gambling industry. I’m excited to utilize my resources and experience to drive growth and success for SCCG in the region.”
SCCG – ASIA will provide a full range of management advisory services, including strategic planning, market analysis, business development and operational support. With a team of experienced leaders from the gaming industry, SCCG – ASIA will empower companies to reach new heights in the Asian market.
The Asian market presents a significant growth potential for companies in the gambling industry as it offers a large customer base due to the continent’s high population, as well as a growing middle class with disposable income. Additionally, the online and mobile gambling market is rapidly growing in Asia, providing opportunities for companies to reach customers through digital channels. Furthermore, some Asian governments are actively encouraging foreign gambling companies by offering tax breaks and other incentives, and some countries are looking to legalize gambling which could open up new opportunities. Overall, the Asian market presents a significant growth potential for companies in the gambling industry.
Alvin Chau Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison
Alvin Chau, one of Macau’s high-profile gambling promoters, has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for racketeering and illegal gambling activities.
Chau was the former chairman of Suncity Group, a Macau-based company that helped promote gambling by lending credit to high rollers. Macau is the only region in China where gambling in casinos is legal.
Chau was ordered by the court to pay the Macau government more than HK$6.5 billion ($830 million) as well as $22.7 million to $98 million to a number of casino operators.
Chau was first arrested in China’s eastern province of Zhejiang on November 2020.
After his arrest, experts said that the move signalled a tougher stance on gambling in Macau by the Beijing authorities.
Survey Shows Macau Gaming Service Improved Last Year
An index measuring gaming service in Macau continued to rise last year compared to a year earlier. However, it also illustrated a trend hovering downwards when it came to casino workers’ tolerance towards guests.
The results of the Macau Gaming Service Index was revealed by the Macau Gaming Research Association, a collaboration with SGS Hong Kong, which described itself as an inspection, verification, testing and certification company on its website.
The survey enlisted mystery shoppers who descended on casinos at the city’s six integrated resorts in the second half of last year.
The index stood at 138 in the last quarter of 2022, a 6% increase compared to the same period a year earlier when it was just 130, and 129 in 2019 before Covid unfolded.
In spite of an improvement overall, the “tolerance” index – one of three components that make up the overall index – pointed to a trend dipping downwards since 2019.
It stood at 99 in the fourth quarter of last year, the third consecutive year with a score less than 100 – a 2013 base score against which casino workers’ patience is measured.
A total of 864 employee samples were gleaned during the survey, with mass-market gaming areas concerning 12 properties visited by the mystery shoppers.
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