Aristocrat Technologies Names Global GM

4 January 2006

LAS VEGAS – (PRESS RELEASE) -- Aristocrat Technologies, Inc. today announced that Kent Young has been promoted to Global General Manager of Marketing, effective February 1, 2006, to oversee the Company's global marketing strategy and direction.

For the past three years Young has served as Vice President, Marketing for Aristocrat's Americas business. In this position he helped lead the Company's successful penetration of the North American market, playing an important role in shaping a successful marketing strategy, building a comprehensive games portfolio, and positioning and communicating a strong company image.

"I am confident that Kent will lead the global marketing team to new levels of success and play an integral role in the continued growth of Aristocrat's market share worldwide," said Aristocrat's Chief Executive Officer Paul Oneile. "His creativity, passion, and vision have helped establish Aristocrat as one of the leading gaming manufacturers in the Americas, and we are delighted to recognize Kent's achievements in that region with this promotion."

Before being named Vice President of Marketing, Young held a number of positions with Aristocrat including Vice President of Research and Development; Director of Marketing; and Marketing Manager. He also served two years as a Sales Executive in the New South Wales market in Australia.

Earlier in his career Young served as General Manager of Southport Leagues Club. Ltd. He also held various management and sales positions in the Australian hotel and club industry.

Young earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree in strategic management from James Cook University, QLD where he was awarded the Queensland Consulting University Prize.


Related Links

Featured Vendors
Casino Essentials
Casino Schedule Ease
Casino Essentials
The Ultimate Online Training Platform for the Casino Industry
Casino Schedule Ease
Get a 90-Day Free Trial of 100% contactless, customizable table game & full casino scheduling
Gaming Tickets, Inc.
Slot-Tickets Worldwide
Gaming Tickets, Inc.
35 years in the gaming industry - premium quality slot tickets, lottery tickets on time under budget
Slot-Tickets Worldwide
Slot-Tickets® Worldwide, The Original and Still the Best.
Sunkist Graphics, Inc.
RSA Executive Search
Sunkist Graphics, Inc.
Specializing in the creation of best-of-breed gaming graphics - slot glass, sign faces, and more
RSA Executive Search
A Boutique Search firm specializing in the Recruitment of Hospitality and Gaming Entrepreneurs
TribalHub
Betson Imperial Parts & Service
TribalHub
22nd Annual TribalNet Conference & Tradeshow Nov 8-11, 2021 Gaylord Texan Resort, Grapevine TX
Betson Imperial Parts & Service
You one stop shop for all your gaming and OEM needs!
Elite Gaming USA
Rymax Marketing Services, Inc.
Elite Gaming USA
Provides a diverse inventory of refurbished gaming equipment and supplies from top manufacturers
Rymax Marketing Services, Inc.
Leader in creating award winning player & employee loyalty programs & events proven to increase ROI
Slot Machines Unlimited
Castle Merchandising Inc
Slot Machines Unlimited
Exporter of IGT, Williams, AVP, Trimline, Aristocrat, Konami, Bally, & parts over 20 yrs experience
Castle Merchandising Inc
Brand Name Products for your Player Rewards and Loyalty Programs
Bar Maid Corporation
Breathe Easy with Smokefree Casinos- a project of the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation
Bar Maid Corporation
Clean and dry thousands of chips, dice and tiles per hour with the high-speed CHIP CHAMPION machine!
Breathe Easy with Smokefree Casinos- a project of the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation
Breathe easier during COVID-19. We can help you reopen smokefree for everyone’s health.


Your Guide to 15,754 Gaming Industry Suppliers