AGS is getting its new Vice President of strategic accounts. The company announced that Scientific Games’ Adam Whitehurst would be joining them as their new Strategic accounts VP.
Whitehurst has over 24 years of diverse industry experience including gaming, technology, and pharmaceuticals.
He is coming to AGS from Scientific Games. Whitehurst was the Vice President of Game Sales for five years with the gaming services provider.
Before Scientific games, he also worked with Bally Technologies. It is to be noted that Bally was later acquired Scientific Games.
Robert Perry Senior Vice President of Sales at AGS said, “Adam is an exceptional addition to the AGS team and will help drive further penetration of our slot products across the U.S., with a laser-focus on leveraging his strong relationships with strategic and corporate accounts. He has an impressive track record of establishing and maintaining longstanding, trusted partnerships with casino operators, and his experience will play a major role in taking AGS to the next level of growth. I’m thrilled to have him join our team.”
Talking about his new role, in a statement to the press Whitehurst said, “I can’t think of a better time to join AGS. The Company is on fire with a fast-growing library of slot content and cabinets consistently ranked among the highest-performing games. The senior leadership is top-notch and focused on doing all the right things to grow the business, and the AGS culture is unmatched in our industry for its focus on transparency, leader accessibility, communication, diversity, teamwork, and ownership. I’m honoured and excited to join a company that truly makes customers and employees feel valued, heard, and recognized.”