International Game Technology (IGT) has expanded its senior leadership team with the appointments of three members to new roles. Taking up the role of Chairperson of IGT Global Solutions Corporation is Bob Vincent, effective April 8, 2019. He will serve as a senior consultant to IGT Chief Executive Officer Marco Sala and the rest of the firm’s senior leadership team.
Vincent began working as a consultant for IGT in 1990 and joined the company in 1996. He has held several leadership roles, including his current role as Executive Vice President for Administrative Services and External Relations, which he will be leaving on the effective date of his new role.
Wendy Montgomery joins the senior leadership team as Senior Vice President of Global Brand, Marketing, and Communications, effective immediately. Reporting directly to Sala, she will oversee the strategy for IGT’s global brand, trade shows, and external communications, including community relations, responsible gaming, and corporate social responsibility.
Prior to joining IGT in 2018 as Senior Vice President of Global Lottery Marketing, she spent 13 years at the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation where she led marketing, sales, operations, policy and planning, and the iGaming business.
Scott Gunn also joins the team as Senior Vice President of Corporate Public Affairs, with immediate effect. Reporting directly to Sala, he is responsible for public affairs related to government relations strategy, and is instrumental in directing and facilitating government relationships and public engagement to advance global business interests for the North American and International business units.
Gunn has been with the company for more than 24 years and has held positions in operations, sales, business development, and public affairs. Scott serves on the Board of Advisors to Reviver Auto, is Chairperson of IGT’s Political Action Committee, and is a member of IGT’s Executive Diversity and Inclusion Council.
Sala welcomed the appointments, saying: “Bob, Wendy, and Scott are all seasoned industry professionals with specialized individual skills who bring great value to IGT. I look forward to Bob’s continued contribution as the new chairperson of our operating subsidiary, and I am pleased to have Wendy and Scott join our senior leadership team.”