BURNABY, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. ("Gateway") is proud to announce the appointment of Terry McInally as the Gateway's Chief Compliance & Risk Officer (CCRO) as of May 1st, 2017. Pending regulatory approval, McInally will serve in the important capacity of leading Gateway's compliance, internal audit and risk management function.
McInally is one of Canada's foremost subject matter experts in the areas of gaming compliance and risk. With over 20 years of risk management and compliance experience, McInally has been a senior executive specializing in regulatory environments and an external advisor to Boards and Executives. He previously served as Partner and National Gaming Practice Leader at Richter Advisory Group, the National Gaming Practice Leader for PwC and an executive at the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO). McInally holds a Bachelor's Degree with Honours from the University of Toronto and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
"Terry McInally brings a deep knowledge of compliance and risk management to Gateway. With his extensive experience working with both regulators and service providers in the gaming industry, he is uniquely qualified to serve in this new role as Chief Compliance & Risk Officer," said Tony Santo, CEO.
McInally will report directly to Tony Santo and provide strategic advice to the Board on compliance and risk management matters.
About Gateway Casinos & Entertainment
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (Gateway) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming companies in Canada. Operating in Western Canada, Gateway has over 4,100 employees and operates 17 gaming properties with 222 tables and over 6,700 slot machines. With business partners, Gateway operates 43 restaurants and 1,000 hotel rooms. Gateway is undertaking an exciting redevelopment strategy to dramatically improve the customer experience and attract new gaming customers. This includes the development of proprietary food and beverage offerings like Match Eatery & Public House and Atlas Steak + Fish. Gateway is the selected service provider in Northern and Southwestern Ontario which will bring 9 properties and two new planned builds to the Gateway portfolio when fully implemented. In 2017, Gateway will celebrate 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at www.gatewaycasinos.com.
SOURCE Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited
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