Great Canadian Gaming Corporation has promoted Terrance Doyle to the position of President, Strategic Growth and Chief Compliance Officer with immediate effect. His new role sees him assume responsibility for planning current and future strategic growth initiatives, with a near term focus on growth in Ontario. Additionally, he will oversee the firm’s compliance regime, and pursue opportunities to further enhance its regulatory framework.

According to the Corporation, Doyle is one of Canada’s foremost subject matter experts in the areas of gaming developments, operational efficiencies and regulatory compliance. With over 22 years of experience in the gaming industry, he has been directly involved in every aspect of the business, including most recently serving as the the firm’s Chief Operating Officer and overseeing growth during the Ontario Modernization initiative.

President and CEO Rod Baker commented: “On behalf of the company’s board of directors, I’m very excited to announce this promotion. I have worked very closely with Terrance for the last 10 years and during that time he has gained extensive experience working with both regulators and crown partners, as well as his proven track record as an operator and casino developer.”

The firm has also confirmed the appointment of John Russo as Corporate Secretary, in addition to his previous duties as General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer. He joined the company in February, 2018 in the position of Vice President, Legal, Ontario, bringing with him over 10 years of experience and expertise in legal, privacy, regulatory, compliance and security, governmental and legislative relations. Russo is a member of the Law Society of Ontario.