Novomatic Gaming UK have announced that Kevin Temple is set to join the company in February 2020 as director of sales.
Continuing a long and illustrious career in the gaming industry spanning 35 years, including senior posts at Temple Agencies & Services, MHG, Sega and Deith Leisure, Temple joins Novomatic Gaming UK from Crown Leisure after several successful years as sales director of Crown subsidiary Deith Leisure. A well-known and highly respected member of the gaming industry, his other passions include Gala Fairydean Rovers Football Club where he has been actively involved for over 6 years, starting as coach and rapidly progressing to chairman of the club.
Commenting on the new appointment, Phil Burke, Managing Director at Novomatic Gaming UK, said: “We are absolutely delighted to welcome Kevin to NGUK. Kevin’s enthusiasm, experience and breadth of knowledge of the B3 and Cat C sectors along with his excellent reputation in the industry complement perfectly our outstanding technical and development staff and the fantastic range of products we offer. We’re determined to bring the strength of product and industry-leading service and support that makes us the market leaders in the casino sector to the Category C and B3 market, Kevin’s appointment will be a major factor in helping us to deliver that goal.”
Reflecting on the change, Kevin Temple state: “I will be leaving Deith/Crown Leisure with a heavy heart as I have worked with them for a significant amount of years and over that time I have gained a wealth of knowledge and forged some great relationships. I am really excited about joining the team at Novomatic and see this as a great opportunity to work with one of the biggest companies in the gaming business.”
Phil Burke continued: “Kevin joins us at an extremely exciting time and one of his very first engagements will be on the fantastic Novomatic stand at ICE where we will be exhibiting some exciting additions to the Magic Games range as well as unveiling some tremendous new products for the sector.”