GIBRALTAR, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Sheffield has been appointed as Managing Director of Betfred.com and will be responsible for the management and operations of online gaming products including sportsbook, casino, bingo, poker and a growing portfolio of mobile gaming products.
Chris Sheffield comes with a wealth of experience and was CEO of Million-2-1 Ltd, a mobile gaming business acquired by IGT, and was CEO of Eunite Ltd, a major web development business which was acquired by N Brown Group PLC.
Chris Sheffield said, "I am delighted to be joining Betfred.com at a really exciting time. We have just started TV advertising and I am proud to join at the start of a high profile tournament the Betfred.com World Snooker Championship. I have a real affinity with the Betfred brand which has been successfully developed by Fred Done and his team."
Betfred.com spokesman Mark Pearson says,
"Chris is an outstanding talent and with his experience in mobile gaming we are delighted with our new signing and everyone is looking forward to working with him. He has some very exciting plans especially for mobile betting, poker and egaming products."
Betfred.com have also launched a special microsite for the World Snooker Championship, and for exclusive interviews and videos click on http://www.betfred.com/snooker
Contact - Mark Pearson, [email protected]