IGT PlaySports™ offers sports betting in Ohio via the BetSkybox agreement

LondonAnd March 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE: IGT) announced today that proven IGT PlaySports™ technology is expanding its presence within Ohio through an agreement with BetSkybox to deploy PlaySports QuickBet™ kiosks of IGT’s in licensed restaurants and bars across Ohio.

“BetSkybox is delighted to offer IGT’s award-winning sports betting technology to our licensed partners and brings the convenience of PlaySports self-service betting solutions to many sports fans around the world. Ohio“,” He said Ron FredricksonPresident of Skybox Sports Network / BetSkybox. “IGT’s high-performance betting solutions will add another layer of excitement as patrons gather at these social establishments to watch their favorite sports and teams.”

Expanding IGT PlaySports’ footprint Ohio Through our partnership with BetSkybox, it increases the opportunity for sports fans across the state to enjoy excellent betting experiences while watching matches in restaurants and bars,” He said Joe AsherHead of IGT Sports Betting. “Ohio’s top-ranked professional and collegiate sports teams have loyal, engaged fanbases. The simplicity and intuitive nature of IGT’s PlaySports kiosks will make it easy for any fan to place bets on their favorite sports teams.”

IGT PlaySports best-in-class solutions launched Class A and C licensed partners in Ohio, which shows the depth of sports betting possibilities and offers. IGT PlaySports, part of IGT PlayDigital, is deployed in over 80 gaming locations across the US and Canada. To learn more, visit IGT.com or follow us on LinkedIn.

About IGT

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is a leading global gaming company. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences to players across all regulated channels and sectors, from lotteries and gaming machines to sports and digital betting. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, significant investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and groundbreaking technology, our solutions deliver unparalleled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. We have an established local presence and relationships with governments and regulatory agencies in more than 100 jurisdictions around the world, and we create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity and responsibility. IGT has approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.

About BetSkybox

Skybox Sports Network Inc. With the BetSkbox division and trademark a conditional Type C license to the sports owner of the Ohio Lottery and Ohio Casino Control Commission. BetSkybox will deploy sports betting booths at lottery approved host partner locations throughout the entire state Ohio. BetSkybox will also add its core Skybox product line of Sports Tickers and Odds Boards along with kiosks.

Skybox’s proprietary brand of peripheral products adds excitement to your corner bar or restaurant location, creating a sporty look and feel with light, color, and movement.

Headquartered in Las Vegas, BetSkybox has launched its new Network Operating Center (NOC) across from the Columbus Blue Jackets nationwide arena with a showroom and a full team of professionals providing management and customer service. For more information please contact Ron Fredrickson in [email protected] 888-884-2537 ext. 2.

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