The board of directors of SciPlay (SciPlay or the company) appointed Michael Marchetti as a director of the company's new publicly traded social game business and member of the audit committee.
Michael Marchetti is the chief financial officer of Age of Learning, Inc., an education technology innovator, creating engaging and effective learning resources to help children build a strong foundation for academic success. Marchetti also serves on the board of directors and as chairman of the audit committee for TechStyle Fashion Group, a global fashion and lifestyle company. He was a founding executive and chief financial officer of JAMDAT Mobile. Inc., one of the first publicly traded mobile gaming companies in the U.S. JAMDAT Mobile was acquired by Electronic Arts, Inc., where Marchetti served as SVP, COO of EA's interactive division. Subsequent to Electronic Arts, Marchetti was CEO of Buffalo Studios, creator of the Bingo Blitz social game.
"We're excited about our board's decision to appoint Marchetti as SciPlay's newest director," said Josh Wilson, CEO of SciPlay. "He is an experienced technology and social gaming pro, with extensive financial and leadership skills. Serving on our audit committee, Marchetti will be instrumental to SciPlay's continued growth as we work towards our goal of becoming the #1 casual mobile gaming company in the world."