Drew Pawlak – Senior VP, Business Development, AmericasDrew is the Vice President of Business Development for BMM in the Americas where he is directly responsible for managing a team of business development managers across North and South America who work with all the stakeholders in the industry, i.e. regulators, operators and manufacturers. Prior to being promoted to Vice President in 2006, he served as the company’s Business Development Manager since February 2004.
His prior experience includes Vice President of Business Development for Ultrazone Franchising, a unique provider of location based entertainment (LBE) centers, which he founded in 1992. Ultrazone developed over 80 locations in the US alone. He was also directly responsible for cultivating and maintaining relationships with its franchisees.
Drew went on to produce live production shows for theme parks, cruise lines and hotel and casino operations in the US and abroad. It was this experience that lead to his attraction to the gaming industry and to BMM.
Although BMM was Drew’s first entry into the gaming industry, his vast experience in client services, technology and ability to grow a new business in a unique market space, add to his significant contribution to BMM as it continues to grow in the Americas.