Verse Gaming Unveils Expert Advisory Board
Feb 28, 2022
Verse Gaming is proud to unveil its highly experienced Advisory Board.
Susan Hensel (Hensel Grad P.C.), Stephen Gregorio (Tomorrow.io) , and Todd Kobrin (formerly 888 Holdings) have joined Verse’s Advisory Board to assist the company in delivering its breakthrough sports wagering gaming product as it seeks to revolutionize the concept of social gaming.
Susan Hensel was recently named one of the 25 People to Watch in 2022 by Global Gaming Business Magazine and was selected as one of the Ten Most Influential Women in Gaming by iGaming Business. Susan is the former two term President of the International Association of Gaming Regulators. Before co-founding Hensel Grad P.C., a gaming law and advisory firm, she served as the Director of Licensing for the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board where she oversaw the licensing of more than 100,000 entities and individuals in Pennsylvania. Susan advises companies across a range of gaming verticals including sports wagering, online gaming, fantasy sports and emerging gaming technologies. She has spoken around the world on gaming law and regulation and is recognized as an industry expert. Susan is also an adjunct law professor teaching gaming law & regulation.
Todd Kobrin is a successful iGaming executive with over 18 years of experience in the industry. He is currently the CEO of Oddsium Inc., a proprietary smart technology betting-affiliate application. Todd held various senior roles at global gaming companies. Most recently at 888 Holdings, he was part of the management team that brought the company public on the London Stock Exchange. With 888 Holdings, Todd has served as the VP of USA Marketing, the VP of 888Sport's consumer sports betting product, VP of Asia Pacific, and VP of Emerging Markets in Europe. Todd has consulted for some of the world’s biggest gaming companies: Caesars, MGM, Station Casinos, Wynn, Penn National, Unibet and Asian Gaming. Todd has also been involved in the Blockchain/Crypto space having set up large mining farms and helped develop cryptocurrency for the iGaming space.
Stephen Gregorio is a veteran CFO having served as CFO of 9 high tech companies, including several successful exits with Black Duck Software (acquired by Synopsys), XebiaLabs (acquired by TPG), and Interwise (acquired by AT&T). Stephen currently serves as the CFO of Tomorrow.io, the world’s leading weather intelligence platform that just signed a merger agreement to go IPO in 2022. Stephen has overseen a wide range of challenges and successes with his companies, including having taken a company through a successful IPO, running the post-IPO company, handling several M&A transactions on both sides, and raising significant debt and equity capital. Stephen started his career with the public accounting firm Arthur Andersen, where he spent 6 years, leaving as a senior audit manager.
Verse’s co-founders, Dan Zimmermann and David Rosen, look forward to working with this experienced, well-rounded, and passionate team to further the Verse’s rise. "We couldn’t be more excited to have such a balanced and high powered team advising us and guiding the company with their experience. Having marketing, finance, and regulatory veterans is key for a company like ours to succeed. I can’t wait to see where this team will take us,” said CEO Dan Zimmermann.