Richard Schwartz is president of Rush Street Interactive, a multi-jurisdictional, multi-product online gaming company offering online casino and online sportsbook solutions in the Americas. It is the only online gaming provider with a footprint in legal and regulated markets in North America and Latin America, where it recently was awarded a concession license in Colombia, the region’s only nationally regulated online market. It also owns and operates a social gaming platform that powers five social gaming websites utilizing the same technology as its for-money platform.
Casino Journal Executive Editor Charles Anderer spoke with Schwartz about the company’s thriving New Jersey flagship operation, where it recently added a sportsbook solution to its fast-growing casino product, PlaySugarHouse.com, as well as other future growth opportunities. Below are some excerpts from this conversation.