Director of Online Gambling
Holding a successful track record of continuously being at the forefront of new online gaming technologies and strategies, Seth Young brings more than 10 years of relevant experience to his role of Executive Director of Online Gaming at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Having provided his unique expertise at major gaming organizations throughout
the country, Young is a proven leader and an asset to the property. Most recently, Young served as Chief Operating Officer and Board Member of Flower City Gaming LLC from 2013 to 2016, where he was responsible for the strategic development of Star Fantasy Leagues’ technologies and oversaw all aspects of the company’s development. Young also ran his own consulting firm, SY Ventures LLC, from 2009 to 2012 where he offered clients in the iGaming vertical a full range of services, and served as the Strategy Director for TexasHoldem.com from 2005 to 2009. Prior to attending college, Young launched an affiliate marketing business and was among the first to capitalize on the explosion of online poker’s popularity in the early 2000s.
In his role as Executive Director of Online Gaming, Young is responsible for all of Foxwoods’ online gaming initiatives including current web and mobile social casino products alongside all future online gaming initiatives. In addition, Young is in charge of the overall direction of Foxwoods’ online gaming strategies including social, real-money gaming and sports, as well as the operation of live online gaming products.
Young is noted for his thought leadership in the iGaming market and has spoken around the world at many events, including the International Masters of Gaming Law, Global Gaming Expo, Global iGaming Summit and the International Casino Exhibition. Young holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, with a double minor in Internet Studies and Legal Studies, from Brandeis University.