Lottery.com Inc. announced the added four key recruits who will help support and execute the company’s strategic growth initiatives.
The new additions follow the previously announced hiring of Greg Potts as Global Vice President of Affiliate Success.
Amy Lawrence joins the company as Vice President of Compliance. She will use her many skills to ensure corporate compliance with complex multi-jurisdictional regulatory requirements, while achieving operational efficiencies and growth. Lawrence joins Lottery.com from AGS, where she most recently served as Chief Compliance Officer. She also served as Associate General Counsel at MGM Resorts International and Assistant General Counsel at Bally Technologies. Lawrence received his JD from SJ Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah.
Pedro De Ona joins the company as Vice President of Research and Development. From Ona is responsible for the research and design of new products, including those related to the in-development, proprietary, blockchain-enabled gaming platform Project Nexus. He will also support the implementation of enhancements to the existing product portfolio to drive user engagement and growth. He joins the company from Google, where he held the position of software engineer. De Ona was also a software development engineer at Restaurant Brands International, the parent company of Burger King.
Marielle Bianchino joins the company as Vice President of Marketing and will oversee the design and execution of targeted B2C marketing campaigns. She will also be responsible for leveraging the company’s unique brand position. Bianchino joins the company from Ai Media Group, where she most recently served as senior account manager. She also held several positions of increasing responsibility at American Express.
Jim Schonewolf joins the company as VP of Digital Media Sales. Schonewolf has nearly 25 years of sales experience and is responsible for business development with digital media companies for the company’s data-driven products. He joins the company from Lottery.com subsidiary TinBu LLC, a digital publisher of more than 800 daily lottery results and other specialty data, where he served as Vice President of Sales.
Tony DiMatteo, CEO and Co-Founder of Lottery.com, said, “It takes incredible talent to achieve incredible things, and I believe these new members of our leadership team will accelerate the execution of our strategic growth plan. With the recent launch of our targeted marketing campaigns to grow our B2C business, continued efforts focused on the compliant expansion of our operations into new jurisdictions, as well as the development of our new products, we are making progress on key initiatives across the organization. I am delighted to be working with our talented team and building on the strong momentum we have developed at the start of 2022.”