Galaxy Gaming appoints Michael Ratner as Executive VP of Product

February 5, 2024
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He brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role.

Las Vegas’ Galaxy Gaming has named Michael Ratner as the company's new Executive Vice President of Product. Part of his responsibilities will include overseeing new development in the company’s next-generation table games technology.

Ratner hails from South Africa, where he started his career in the gaming industry. He held several managerial and technical roles with Sun International at the beginning of his career.

Ratner later began working in casino operations after he moved to the US. Since relocating to the United States, he shifted his focus to building a skill set in product management, game development and casino management systems (CMS).

During his tenure, he has worked with notable gaming companies that include Atronic, Paltronics, Bally Technologies and Konami. Ratner worked for IGT prior to joining Galaxy Gaming.

Company President and CEO Matt Reback took a moment to welcome Ratner to Galaxy Gaming by saying, "We are thrilled to welcome Michael as the latest casino gaming expert to join the Galaxy Gaming team.

His experience, leadership, and disciplined approach to product management will undoubtedly contribute to our continued growth and success in the gaming industry as we double-down on the products in our library and those in our development pipeline.”

Ratner shared his excitement to join Galaxy Gaming and said he is dedicated to contributing to its ongoing success.

He concluded by saying, “I am honored and excited to join Galaxy Gaming at this pivotal moment. The company's leading position in the gaming industry and commitment to innovation represent a tremendous opportunity.

“I look forward to contributing my experience to drive the evolution of casino table games and technology, ensuring Galaxy Gaming remains at the forefront of industry excellence.”

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