Fantini CEO Insights Videos: Twin River and Aruze

A Series of One-On-One Interviews with the Gaming Industry’s Leaders

PRESS RELEASE November 3, 2020


Twin River CEO George Papanier and Aruze Gaming America President Rob Ziems discuss gaming in a post-COVID world with Frank Fantini in CEO Insights, A Series of One-On-One Video Interviews with the Gaming Industry’s Leaders.

Papanier talks about his vision for the company, soon-to-be called Bally’s, and the future of omni-channel with land-based, iGaming and sports betting.

Ziems discusses the outlook for Aruze over the next two years post-COVID, the potential shift to more touchless type games including stadium set-ups and its changing mix of sale-to-leased games.

Papanier’s interview:

Ziems’ interview:

Previous videos feature Caesars CEO Tom Reeg, Penn National CEO Jay Snowden, Rush Street CEO Greg Carlin, Renato Ascoli of IGT and Barry Cottle of Scientific Games.

Many other videos have already been released over the past three weeks with great information from top leaders.

All can be viewed at

Fantini’s CEO Insights are sponsored by IGT.

Any questions about the series can be addressed to Associate Publisher Ashley Diem at or at +1 302 730 3793.