Richard L. Baldwin Joins Union Gaming

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Union Gaming Analytics (“UGA”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Union Gaming Group (“UGG”), today announced that Richard L. Baldwin has joined the firm as Managing Director to head its Analytics business.

Baldwin has over 17 years of corporate finance, capital markets, investor relations and general management experience spanning the global gaming industry. Baldwin has held several executive level positions, including Chief Financial Officer at Tropicana Entertainment, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Shuffle Master Gaming (NASDAQ: “SHFL”) and Director of Corporate Finance & Investor Relations at International Game Technology (NYSE: “IGT”). Baldwin started his career on the client service side with Deloitte & Touche LLP, at which time he received his CPA license in the state of Nevada. Baldwin graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and also earned his MBA from The Paul Merage School of Business at The University of California, Irvine.

“I have worked closely with the founders of UGG throughout my career and I am thrilled to be joining a team of this caliber,” said Baldwin. “The explosive growth of the firm since 2009 has been remarkable, and is a testament to the depth of the team's knowledge and capabilities in the global gaming space.” Added Baldwin, “The UGA platform represents a unique opportunity for me to leverage my experience and relationships in a complementary way, and I look forward to working with current and future clients to help address their complex needs.”

“We are flattered and excited to have Rich join in this critical leadership role,” said Bill Lerner, Principal. “His depth and breadth in global gaming will enable Union Gaming Analytics to better serve public and private sector clients at a superior level, something we strive for across our entire platform.”

Union Gaming Group is a portfolio of complementary companies focused exclusively on the global gaming industry. The firms specialize in equity research, sales and trading, investment banking, and gaming-related market and economic analytics. Through its Analytics subsidiary, the company conducts economic impact studies, financial & managerial consulting, strategic planning, business plans, market feasibility studies, and various gaming market analyses for corporate and government entities. Union Gaming Analytics also provides legislative and regulatory support for gaming related activities globally.

Union Gaming Group, LLC
Bill Lerner, 702-866-0743

Source: Union Gaming Group, LLC