Kobrin brings more than 18 years of online gaming and sports marketing experience to Ultimate Gaming. He most recently served as Vice President at 888.com for its U.S. and Asia Pacific regions. While there, Kobrin was the marketing point person for all responsibilities associated with the launch of 888casino.com and 888poker.com in Nevada, New Jersey and potential future U.S. jurisdictions. He has also held prior vice president roles at 888.com in the Europe and Middle East region as well as both Emerging Markets and Sports Business units.
“I am honored to be part of the Ultimate Gaming team and excited to be back in my hometown of Vegas,” remarked Kobrin. “I truly look forward to being part of a company that will ultimately become one of the industry leaders."
A graduate of USC, Kobrin holds a Bachelor of Arts. He also received a Masters in International Marketing & Management from the International Institute of Business Studies in Munich, Germany, and has completed the Global Leadership & Management Executive Masters Program at the Technion Institute of Management in Tel Aviv. A Las Vegas native, Kobrin and his family are returning to his home town after living in Munich, Germany.
On April 30, 2013, Ultimate Gaming made history when it became the first company in the United States to offer legal and secure online poker in Nevada. It currently operates Ultimate Poker in Nevada and New Jersey, as well as Ultimate Casino in New Jersey.
About Ultimate Gaming/Ultimate Poker:
Ultimate Gaming represents a new breed of online gaming company backed by regulation and driven to create authentic entertainment experiences across online gaming platforms. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and was founded by some of the most prominent entrepreneurs in the city’s recent gaming and technology history. In 2011, Ultimate Gaming acquired CyberArts, allowing the company to create and maintain its own proprietary casino software complete with a clean regulatory slate.
Ultimate Poker is a licensed online poker room in the state of Nevada, leading the way through extraordinary service, best-in-class rewards, and a true-to-its-roots poker experience. Created by online poker specialists and backed by Las Vegas gaming leaders, Ultimate Poker brings fun back to the online felt by merging entertainment, competition, and the gaming lifestyle. Ultimate Poker is the exclusive online gaming partner of the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®), the fastest growing sports organization in the world, and is the online poker product of Station Casinos, the preferred gaming destination for Las Vegas locals. Ultimate Gaming also operates in the State of New Jersey, offering Ultimate Poker and Ultimate Casino products.
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