Phil Katsaros began his gambling industry career with the Nevada Gaming Control Board, and now he’s going back to it.
Gov. Steve Sisolak’s appointed Katsaros to the Conrol Board Thursday.
Most recently, Katsaros was a CEO and board member for a U.S. branch of Luxembourg-based Certus Gaming. He’s also worked for Inspired Gaming’s Virtual Sports business, and before that, IGT, where his duties including regulatory and technical compliance, according to statement form the governor’s office.
Earlier in his career at the Control Board, Katsaros conducted audits of Nevada licensees, and was later transferred to the Corporate Securities Division.
Katsaros replaces Shawn Reid, whose term expired at the end of January. Others on the three-member panel are Terry Johnson and board Chairwoman Sandra Douglass Morgan.