Dan brings to our board significant experience and valuable perspective, having worked in the gaming industry for over 37 years, including 16 years holding various executive positions with the MGM Mirage, most recently as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2003 to 2006," noted Phillip C. Peckman, Chairman of the Board of Directors for Shuffle Master.
"He is well-known throughout the community and his considerable knowledge of gaming operations complements the strengths of our existing board members. I am confident that his proven leadership and insight will help guide Shuffle Master's growth as the industry begins to recover from an unprecedented economic environment," he added.
"In my former roles as a senior executive in the gaming world, I have watched Shuffle Master build a proven track record of success by providing casinos with a multitude of solutions to enhance their floor profitability," Daniel Wade stated. "I look forward to working with fellow board members and management, and I am excited to participate in the Company's continued growth," Wade concluded.