Corporate Home  »  Newsroom  »  Gambling.com Group Approved for Associated Press Sports Editors Membership

Gambling.com Group Approved for Associated Press Sports Editors Membership

April 18th, 2019

Following a vote by the Executive Committee of the Associated Press Sports Editors (the “APSE”), the APSE has granted membership to Gambling.com Group Plc (“Gambling.com Group” or the “Group”). The Group is the first member of APSE focused on covering the emerging sports betting market in the United States.

Gambling.com Group produces daily news content covering the world of regulated sports betting in the United States for its two main U.S. facing websites: gambling.com and bookies.com. The content includes breaking news, industry and legislative updates, feature stories, betting analysis and opinion-editorial. The Group’s sites also provide product reviews, comparisons, bonuses and tips.

The Group’s U.S. news team has experience at media companies such as the Chicago Tribune and USA Today, and has contributors with experience writing for outlets that include the Denver Post, ESPN.com, Yahoo!, the St. Petersburg Times and Bleacher Report.

Founded in 1974, the Associated Press Sports Editors is a professional organization of administrative sports executives, their assistants and other sports department employees. The APSE strives for fairness, sensitivity and the highest standards of sports journalism. Membership allows our journalists to more effectively do their job, gain recognition for their work, and serve as a resource to others within the APSE working to effectively cover sports betting.

Charles Gillespie, Chief Executive of Gambling.com Group Plc, says, “We are very pleased to become the newest members of the Associated Press Sports Editors. Approval of our application is recognition of both the important work our journalists do and of the tremendous momentum behind the new regulated sports betting market in America. Covering this emerging segment of the sports media landscape in a responsible, informed way is critical to the development of the regulated sports betting market. APSE membership will help us to continue as a leading voice in the sector.”

###

For further information, please contact:

About Gambling.com Group

Gambling.com Group Plc is a multi-award winning provider of digital marketing services for the global iGaming industry. Founded in 2006, the group has a workforce of over 100 and operates from offices in Dublin, Tampa, Monaco and Malta. The group publishes websites that offer comparisons and reviews of online gambling websites across 15 national markets in 9 languages. Players use these resources to select which online gambling operators they should trust to offer a safe and honest online gambling experience. The Group’s publishing assets include the leading iGaming industry portal, Gambling.com® as well as Bookies.com and the CasinoSource℠ series of portals, among many others.