London – Clarion, which organises a portfolio of market leading business to business events in the international gaming industry, including ICE Totally Gaming (London), EiG (Berlin) and GiGse (San Francisco), has named Spectrum Gaming Group as Global Advisory Partner. The strategic alliance between the two organisations, will enhance the breadth and quality of their brands, which range from gaming conferences to regulatory services.
“In our new role, Spectrum will enhance Clarion’s global leadership in gaming events by suggesting topics that this industry must stay informed about, and by suggesting insightful speakers qualified to provide essential guidance,” stated Spectrum Managing Director Michael Pollock.
Spectrum Managing Director, Frederic Gushin added: “This strategic partnership combines our knowledge of gaming law, regulation and operations with Clarion’s unparalleled reach and its commitment to producing events of the highest caliber. Spectrum and its affiliates – Spectrum-i, Spectrum Asia and Spectrum Gaming Capital – have served governments and private clients in markets ranging from Singapore to Cyprus, working in a total of 36 states and 45 countries.”
Kate Chambers, Managing Director responsible for Clarion’s gaming portfolio of brands, believes the strategic alliance represents good news for the growing international community of gaming professionals who access the organisation’s products and services. She explained: “In everything we do, we work in partnership with industry stakeholders to ensure that we deliver events, topics and experiences that are contemporary and which provide real commercial value. Spectrum is a well respected, international company of gaming specialists and the ability to tap into this huge reserve of knowledge and contacts will prove invaluable.
“Gaming is a constantly changing landscape and we will be working with the team at Spectrum to help identify the most important topics, secure the most relevant opinion formers and navigate the regulatory terrain. Spectrum will also contribute to content by speaking at, moderating and chairing relevant sessions across our brands.”