Score Media Gains Platinum Membership Of NCPG

Score Media and Gaming partner Score Digital Sports Ventures has joined the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), reaffirming its commitment to responsible gaming as it expands its mobile sportsbook, Score Bet, across North America.

The NCPG is the largest national association for individuals and their families impacted by gambling issues and addiction to gambling.

The membership of Platinum helps the Score to play an increased role in helping the association in its mission of raising public awareness of gambling addiction, ensuring the widespread availability of care for people with gambling problems and their families, and promoting research and gambling problem prevention programmes.

Josh Sidsworth, General Counsel and theScore ‘s Chief Compliance Officer, explained: “The NCPG serves as an important voice in championing responsible gaming and we are proud to support the organization and its ongoing mission.

“There is no bigger priority for us than ensuring the best and safest possible experience for theScore Bet users. Partnering with the NCPG further deepens our commitment to responsible gaming, providing valuable resources as legal mobile sports betting and igaming continue to grow across North America.”

Keith Whyte, Executive Director of NCPG, commented: “We’re excited that theScore Bet has joined NCPG, as they bring extensive experience around engaging with millions of sports fans on mobile devices across their media and gaming platforms.

“Their broad reach and commitment to responsible gaming will be a tremendous asset to NCPG as we continue to raise awareness around problem gambling and the resources available to support those impacted.”

The alliance helps build on the efforts of NCPG, including the Safer Sports Betting Initiative and Internet Responsible Gambling Guidelines, to support gambling operators by providing responsible gambling policies and procedures for all online gambling operations, including sports betting, with best practise.