LAS VEGAS, NV, Aug. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE ‒ Golden Matrix Group Inc. (OTC: GMGI), a developer and licenser of social gaming platforms, systems and gaming content, today announced the appointment of gaming industry veteran Aaron Richard Johnston to the company’s board of directors, effective immediately.
Mr. Johnston has held senior executive-level positions for the past 20 years with major online gambling companies. He serves as a Director of sports betting operator Asian BGE (Isle of Man) Limited, which operates under licenses held in the United Kingdom and Ireland. In addition, he currently serves as an advisor to a number of sports betting and gaming businesses within the online gambling sector.
Mr. Johnston brings vast commercial and operational experience and is considered one of the industry’s top online specialists.
Mr. Johnston served as Director of International Operations for London-based William Hill plc, a major online and land-based gaming operator. He was also Managing Director of Virtue Fusion Limited, subsidiary of Playtech plc, the leading gambling software and services business. Prior to serving as the Managing Director of Virtue Fusion Limited, he served as Commercial Director for Playtech plc and was instrumental in its growth during this period.
Mr. Johnston currently holds remote gaming licenses for the United Kingdom and Ireland, and has a personal management license with the United Kingdom Gambling Commission. He received his Bachelor of Commerce in Economics from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
“We are thrilled to expand the board of directors with Aaron’s appointment,” said Golden Matrix CEO Brian Goodman. “As a result of his extensive experience and success with some of the world’s most successful gaming enterprises, Aaron will be instrumental in helping Golden Matrix grow and evolve into a major gaming company operating in multiple vertical markets. Aaron’s addition to the board is also another important step in preparing the company for its uplisting to NASDAQ.”
About Golden Matrix
Golden Matrix Group, based in Las Vegas, NV, is an established gaming technology company that develops and owns online gaming IP and builds configurable and scalable white-label social gaming platforms for its international customers, located primarily in the Asia Pacific region. The gaming IP includes tools for marketing, acquisition, retention and monetization of users. The company’s platform can be accessed through both desktop and mobile applications.
Our sophisticated software automatically declines any gaming or redemption requests from within the United States, in strict compliance with current US law.
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