The spread of the novel coronavirus has devastated the gaming industry, prompting the shutdown of arenas, casinos and resorts across the country.
USA – The founder and chief executive officer of Sharp Alpha Advisors, Lloyd Danzig, has recently described the impact of the global Coronavirus pandemic on the gaming and betting industry in a questions and answers segment with trade news portal SBC Americas, part of the SBC Global network.
Before covid-19, casinos in Las Vegas would have laughed at the prospect of an esports-centric betting operation. But now, searching for alternative events amid the sports-less coronavirus pandemic, Las Vegas has warmed to the idea.
The Strategy Organization, a gaming and hospitality-focused consulting firm, has launched in Las Vegas. The firm will offer support in operations, marketing, and innovation as the gaming industry hopes to eventually bounce back from Covid-19-related shutdowns.