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Scout and eFanGage, a JV of SCCG Management and Backal Hospitality Group, enter into agreement to deliver in-venue sports engagement platform to the US.
22nd September 2021 – Scout Gaming has entered a collaboration with eFanGage, a Las Vegas-based company, powering the latest in venue-based simulated social sportsbook, fantasy sports and esports for bars, restaurants, stadiums, and arenas across the US.
The partnership will see Scout Gaming deliver its free to play (F2P) social sportsbook and fantasy sports solution to the Las Vegas-based company which provides its venue-based customer engagement platform to bars, restaurants, and stadiums across the US. eFanGage will use Scout’s powerful technology to enhance its offering with the latest in venue-based simulated social sportsbook and fantasy sports to allow retail venues to boost customer socialization, engagement, retention, and rewards. Products can also be accessed online and via mobile.
Scout’s solution allows users to access socialized fantasy sports and sportsbook products and enter a wide range of contests and tournaments. They can also attain rewards in the form of virtual, branded currency that can be exchanged for perks, discounts, and other items.
Andreas Ternström, Chief Executive Officer at Scout Gaming, said: “I’m glad that we can add another deal with our new social sportsbook. Arthur Backal is well-reputed in the hospitality sector and his ideas with eFanGage are groundbreaking.“
Arthur Backal, Co-Founder at eFanGage, said: “We are happy to reach an agreement with Scout Gaming, after having selected them as a preferred supplier late last year. We will deliver innovative technology containing a flexible gaming platform to enable social engagement towards our assets, including restaurants, bars, and other venues. As sports betting arises sharply across the country, we see this as a perfect bridge for us to onboard new fans and participants.”
About Scout Gaming:
Scout Gaming Group is a multiple award-winning licensed and regulated premium provider of B2B Fantasy Sports & Sportsbetting. The company offers a flexible and customizable sports entertainment platform with the core pillar being the network-based Fantasy Sports solution(SGN) and a fully-managed Sportsbook capable of being tailored to market needs, whether real money Fantasy Sports, odds-based sports wagering or Free2Play. Technology and operations are 100% proprietary, having developed from the ground up and operated in-house, – allowing for virtually any sport, league, or game format to be offered. The company has achieved several industry-first’s such as the world’s largest globally pooled DFS network (SGN), Fantasy Matchups, Bet-on-my-team, Player Odds and the world’s first natively integrated DFS and Sportsbook solution – all via one single integration. The Group has 100+ employees and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with development and operations in Bergen, Norway, and Lviv, Ukraine and Malta. Scout Gaming is listed on the Nasdaq First North Growth Market and the Certified Adviser is Redeye AB. Contact details: [email protected], +46 (0)8 121 576 90.
eFanGage is a specialist software systems company lead by Arthur Backal of New York City, NY, focused on the Hospitality Industry and venue specific customer loyalty and engagement solutions.