Bally’s Corporation has announced that CEO Lee Fenton will step down and Robeson Reeves, president – interactive, will take over as CEO on March 31.
Fenton became CEO of Bally’s on October 1, 2021, following the acquisition of Gamesys Group, where he had been CEO since 2015. Fenton will also step down from the board of directors.
Soo Kim, chairman of Bally’s Corporation, said: “On behalf of the board, I want to thank Lee for his excellent leadership and valuable contributions to Bally’s. Lee has led Bally’s through the effective integration of Gamesys, leaving us well positioned for future growth.
“During his time, he also established the purpose and values of what is now an integrated Bally’s group. We look forward to building on what Lee has helped develop and we wish him all the best in his next chapter.”
Kim continued: “I am excited to have Robeson succeed Lee as CEO. Robeson has an extraordinary mind and the drive required to excel as he takes the helm.
“obeson has been a member of the board since the Gamesys acquisition and his appointment represents the board’s commitment to the development of the very best talent at Bally’s.”
Reeves joined Gamesys in September 2005 and held several leadership positions since that time. Prior to his current role with Bally Interactive, Reeves served as COO of Gamesys since July 2015 and before that as Gamesys’ director of gaming operations.