Sports betting and igaming market consultant firm SCCG Management has appointed CliquePicks founder Nick Giangreco as its Vice President of Marketing, as it seeks further growth.
In his new role, Giangreco will be charged with overseeing the brand’s communication efforts on behalf of both SCCG and its client partners.
The founder of social media platform CliquePicks, uniting the interactive rivalry of fantasy leagues and sports betting, the new hire graduated from the University of Miami’s Herbert Business School in 2019, and In his early career has worked for companies such as Willis Towers Watson, Velocity Risk, and Development Specialists Inc.
Stephen Crystal, Founder and CEO of SCCG Management, commented: “Nick Giangreco is an emerging talent in the sports gaming industry who founded the mobile app ‘CliquePicks’, a competitive social media platform that unites the interactive rivalry of fantasy leagues with the thrill of sports wagering.
“As the Founder and CEO of CliquePicks, he turned his vision into a reality by, investing his own capital in developing the app, coining the tagline ‘Make Every Game A Rivalry’, pitching venture capitalists and building a business model that fills a major gap in the sports wagering industry for the younger demographic.”
SCCG partnered with CliquePicks earlier this year, acting as a business development strategic advisor, investor and partner to the media platform.
Giangreco added: “I am thrilled to be joining SCCG. For more than thirty years, Steve Crystal’s vision, innovation and success have propelled SCCG forward, creating a global powerhouse in the industry. Steve has put together a Dream Team of some of the most highly respected professionals anywhere.
“I am excited to work together with this team to accelerate SCCG’s brands forward, with an emphasis on capturing the next generation of players.”
This is the second key hire SCCG has made this week, as the firm welcomed Jenny McLauchlan on board as its Legal Compliance and Regulatory Advisor.