Light & Wonder's Siobhan Lane Named to GGB Magazine's 2023 People to Watch List
Lane honored among 25 “movers and shakers” in the gaming industry
LAS VEGAS (December 22, 2022) – A leading gaming industry publication, Global Gaming Business (GGB) Magazine, recently named Siobhan Lane, of Light & Wonder, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNW) (“Light & Wonder,” “L&W”), to its coveted People to Watch list. Lane currently serves as the company’s Executive Vice President and Group Chief Executive Officer of the Gaming business unit.
The annual list of movers and shakers is considered the gaming industry’s highest honor. Selections for People to Watch were made by the GGB Editorial Advisory Board, a collection of some of the most knowledgeable and connected people in the gaming industry. Nominees came from all aspects of the gaming business including land-based and online operators and suppliers, regulators, attorneys, tribal government officials, public officials, academics and more.
Lane is an accomplished and respected senior global gaming executive with a track record of driving business results through strong strategic and executional alignment, with a focus on building high-performing teams and an engaging culture. As Light & Wonder’s CEO of Gaming, she oversees all aspects of the company’s land-based Gaming business, demonstrating an innate desire to bring teams together to do their best work. Prior to being named CEO of Gaming in October, she served as Light & Wonder’s Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer and led the North America region of Gaming.
Throughout her distinguished career, Lane has also been recognized as a Top 40 Under 40 Emerging Leader by Global Gaming Business as well as one of the Gaming Industry’s Most Influential Female Leaders. Most recently, she was appointed as 2nd Vice President on the Global Gaming Women (GGW) Board of Directors.
Born in Ireland, Lane graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and International Business, and recently completed the Executive Development Program at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
“It is truly an honor to be recognized among so many incredible talents on this year’s GGB People to Watch list,” said Siobhan Lane, Light & Wonder CEO of Gaming. “I am extremely passionate about the industry and am proud of what we’ve collectively achieved and accomplished to shape, transform and advance our industry.”
To view Siobhan Lane’s full profile on the GGB’s People to Watch list visit ggbnews.com. For more information on Light & Wonder, visit lnw.com.
About Light & Wonder, Inc.
Light & Wonder, Inc. (formerly known as Scientific Games Corporation), is the global leader in cross-platform games and entertainment. Light & Wonder brings together approximately 6,000 employees from six continents to connect content between land-based and digital channels with unmatched technology and distribution. Guided by a culture that values daring teamwork and creativity, the Company builds new worlds of play, developing game experiences loved by players around the globe. Its OpenGaming™ platform powers the largest digital-gaming network in the industry. The Company is committed to the highest standards of integrity, from promoting player responsibility to implementing sustainable practices. To learn more, visit lnw.com.
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