has been named vice president of product marketing and licensing for Bally Technologies


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Jean Venneman, an 18-year gaming industry veteran, has joined Bally Technologies as vice president of Product Marketing and Licensing. Venneman comes to Bally from IGT, where she was vice president, External Innovation and Licensing and was directly involved in the development and licensing of numerous trademarked or patented IGT slot products. She secured for IGT a number of entertainment brand licenses, managed a team of engineers, product specialists, artists and mathematicians and maintained productive relationships with such entertainment industry companies as Sony Pictures Entertainment, CBS Entertainment, Warner Brothers, Paramount Pictures, Freemantle Media, HBO and Lucas Films. She began her gaming career as a sales executive with IGT Europe.