American Gaming Systems (AGS) has announced the appointment ofDave Shermanto the position of sales manager, south region. He will be located in Biloxi, Miss., and cover new markets for AGS in Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and Alabama.

Sherman joins AGS from Bally Technologies, where he spent nearly 20 years either with Bally directly or with affiliated companies. From 1992 to 2001, he was director of operations for United Coin Machine Co. in Las Vegas, the country’s largest slot route operator.