DOVER, DE. December 18, 2019 -- Blake Weishaar has been promoted to editor of Fantini’s Gaming Report.

Weishaar had served as acting editor since October and as Writer and Senior Writer in the four previous years.

In his role, Weishaar will be responsible for the daily Fantini’s Gaming Report, the monthly Fantini’s National Revenue Report and the Conference Call Reporting Service.

“Blake has demonstrated the leadership skills we need to take our enterprise to the next level. We look forward to Blake leading our editorial team,” CEO Frank Fantini said.

“It’s an honor to be selected as editor for Fantini and I plan to continue growing our services to investors and to the gaming industry,” Weishaar said.

Weishaar will report to Associate Publisher Ashley Diem.

Additionally, Dylan Kaplan has joined Fantini Research as a writer and special projects specialist. Kaplan comes with several years of experience in marketing and communications for a variety of companies.

The communications graduate of West Virginia University has a master's degree in college athletic administration from Northeastern University.

In his role, Kaplan will contribute to Fantini’s Gaming Report and lead in organizing the publication of special reports and research projects.

He will report to Blake Weishaar.

Fantini Research is about to celebrate its 20th anniversary. Having started with the daily Fantini’s Gaming Report, which has earned the title of being “More important than your morning coffee.”

The company has added a variety of publications and performed a variety of research projects all aimed at serving institutional investors and C-level executives in the gaming industry.

Regularly published publications include Fantini’s Gaming Report, monthly National Revenue Report, weekly Public Policy Review, and co-publishing the monthly EILERS-FANTINI Slot Performance Database, the EILERS-FANTINI Quarterly Slot Survey and the monthly and quarterly Fifth Third-Fantini Distributed Gaming Report.

In addition, Fantini conducts Fantini’s Virtual Trade Show, a 24/7/365 online tradeshow serving the gaming industry and suppliers of services and products to the industry. More can be learned about the Virtual Trade Show from Dee Wild-Shyver at, or at

More information about Fantini Research is available from Ashley Diem at +1-302-730-3793,, or at