Score Media and Gaming, with immediate effect, confirmed Josh Sidsworth’s appointment as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Working from Toronto headquarters of theScore, he will oversee all the company’s legal, regulatory and compliance issues, helping the multi-state rollout of his online sportsbook, theScore Bet.
Sidsworth brings with him extensive gaming experience, most recently as EVP Corporate Development and General Counsel to the NRT Group of Companies, the world’s largest provider of payment kiosk solutions to casino operators worldwide.
John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore, said: “We are very excited that Josh has joined theScore team. His extensive experience will be invaluable as we plan and execute the expansion of our gaming business – from our initial footprint in New Jersey to a multi-state presence across the United States.”
Sidsworth said: “I’ve always been a huge fan of theScore and their authentic way of connecting with sports fans. Building on this connection by offering users an integrated sports media and betting experience is truly unique, and I’m thrilled to be joining the team to help them deliver on this vision.”
John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore, said: “We are very excited that Josh has joined theScore team. His extensive experience will be invaluable as we plan and execute the expansion of our gaming business.”
— Score Media and Gaming Inc. (@theScore_IR) December 9, 2019