With 40 years in the gaming industry, Rick Meitzler seems to have done it all. He has built a rich career with several of the world’s most advanced gaming companies. Today he is President and CEO of NOVOMATIC Americas Sales, LLC.
After joining NOVOMATIC Americas in 2013 as VP of Sales, Mr. Meitzler led the company’s launch into North America. In November 2014, he was appointed President and CEO. Mr. Meitzler is crucial in facilitating the organization’s expansion.
Mr. Meitzler served two tenures for 33 years with Bally Gaming, Inc., where he helped the company establish a substantial footprint, and was instrumental in bringing Ainsworth Technologies to North America.
Mr. Meitzler is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the American Gaming Association, Canadian Gaming Association, Illinois Gaming Manufacturers Association, and the Pennsylvania Video Gaming Association. He represents NOVOMATIC with the Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers and was recently awarded the prestigious Jens Halle Memorial Award for 2017.