Business makes best of very little from Triennial
  • 2nd November 2017

The British gaming and gambling industry is a resilient one. But then it has to be. Five years waiting for a Triennial Review, and almost nothing comes out of it to bolster business operations. But where there’s a glimmer…industry stalwarts Nick Harding, John Stergidesand Peter Hannibal respond. A missed opportunity to bring the whole gaming…

Konami’s new dance revolution making the moves
  • 26th October 2017

One of the major talking points on the ACOS show floor last week was what will soon be hitting the arcade ‘dance floor’ in the coming months. To say that Konami’s DDRA is eagerly awaited would be an understatement, according to industry veteran John Stergides. The Electrocoin founder confirmed: “It has been well over 7…

Dance Dance Revolution – Konami
  • 19th October 2017

Seen for the first time on the Electrocoin stand at last week’s ACOS show – the latest instalment in the Konami classic DDR range of dancing games which are currently in production and will arrive in the UK for Spring 2018. Featuring new songs including Zedd/Selena Gomez and I Want You To Know, Pharrell Williams…

Bacta take on the bookies at Conservative Party conference
  • 19th October 2017

The bacta senior team comprising president Gabi Stergides (pictured), vice-president James Miller, former president Jason Frost and chief executive John White, took the opportunity to progress bacta’s arguments across a range of issues with the toxic nature of FOBTS and the need to reduce significantly the maximum stake, topping the agenda. Stergides believes that bacta’s…

Electrocoin announces special line-up for Stamford Bridge fixture
  • 10th October 2017

Debuting at ACOS this year will be the new Bar X 7even, featuring its original game play updated with cutting edge technology, a £25 Jackpot, and available in a Casino cabinet. “The game has all the characteristics of the original,” said John Stergides, managing director of Electrocoin. “However, as we are all about progression, it…

Electrocoin aim to capitalise on summer success at ACOS
  • 10th October 2017

With ACOS returning for a fourth time to Chelsea FC this year, veteran industry figure John Stergides, managing director of Electrocoin, understands all too well the value of the autumn showcase: “It is excellent timing for the upcoming season. Due to the smaller scale, everyone’s within eye catching distance and it is a more relaxing…

Bacta raise the political stakes
  • 16th August 2017

Bacta has embarked on one of the most intensive programmes of political engagement in its recent history initiating three high profile events in the course of a week. On Tuesday 19th September, a bacta delegation comprising President, Gabi Stergides, former President Jason Frost and Chief Executive John White, attended a meeting at Downing Street with Alex…