Kent Harlow brings 30 years of best practices to experience in the areas of quality assurance, testing, issues identification and project management to the PGS team.
Prior to joining PGS, Kent served on the IT Enterprise team at Commerce Bank, one of the largest bank holding companies in the U.S., and 20 years with CenturyLink, a New York Stock Exchange company and member of the S&P 500 index, in multiple Information Technology roles, including Developer, Technical Project Manager, Project Manager and Project Test Manager, supporting multi-million dollar cross-application projects.
Brian Ferrilla has over 25 years experience in the tech industry, including over 10 years of proven enterprise software innovation, legacy system integration and product commercialization expertise within the gaming industry, working with the industry’s most prominent tribal and commercial casinos.
Brian is tasked with helping guide the Company’s strategic technology, product development, and system deployment initiatives.
Brian earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Wayne State University and a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.
Dennis Nelson is a 25 year veteran of the Gaming and Hospitality Industry. Dennis has been both a regulator and innovator bringing new companies and products into the U.S. Gaming market.
As an Entrepreneur, Dennis has created Identity and AML Management solutions that continue to be fielded by the largest public Gaming companies Globally. Dennis has published gaming studies and papers for the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) and other industry interests.
Dennis leads the companies business development efforts in Indian Country. Dennis is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with an emphasis on Communications and business.
Frank Rash has established himself over the course of a 30-year career in strategic & corporate development, marketing, and operations. Prior to joining PGS, Frank served as President & CEO of Dineplex International, a portfolio company of a private investment firm.
Prior to joining Dineplex, Frank served as Senior Vice President of strategic development and as a member of the senior leadership team at AMC Entertainment Inc., one of the world’s leading theatrical exhibition companies. Through leadership roles in operations, marketing, real estate, and strategic development, Frank distinguished himself over the course of a 25-year career with AMC. His accomplishments include serving as the company’s senior executive in the formation of many high-profile, industry-changing businesses, including: establishing the world’s largest IMAX joint venture; the formation of Digital Cinema Implementation Partners, designed to deploy digital cinema technology throughout the U.S. and Canada; the formation and successful IPO of National CineMedia, an integrated media company; and the formation and launch of Movietickets.com, a worldwide leader in internet ticketing for theatrical exhibition.
Past private company boards on which he has served include MovieTickets.com, Digital Cinema Implementation Partners, and Midland-Empire Partners. Frank graduated from the University of South Dakota, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Master of Business Administration.
Having started his career as a developer, Steve Wright quickly moved into management and has since provided leadership expertise in a variety of high-profile, fast-paced digital marketing environments. Former clients include Simon Malls, Burger King, and the Cartoon Network. Steve’s primary skills are team building and product construction, and he has an intuitive feel for marketing analytics.
Steve delivers products that are built from the ground up to perform. Steve graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.
Jim Nulph has 30-years of executive experience within the lottery industry. Past executive roles include: President, GameShark Consulting, working to solve lottery and casino gaming problems; Vice President New Product Development, Camelot Global Services, a worldwide lottery operator; Director of Marketing, New Video Gaming Technologies, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Oberthur Gaming Technologies; and Senior Director of Marketing, Scientific Games, a worldwide company providing services, systems and products to both the lottery and pari-mutuel wagering industries.
Jim began his career with marketing positions in the Missouri and Virginia State Lotteries. Jim graduated from Grove City College with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Clarion University of Pennsylvania with a Masters of Science in Communications.