"Paul is a world-class gaming executive with a wealth of knowledge about the Canadian gaming industry," said Robert Parente, Chair of the Board of Directors. "He brings outstanding leadership to this association and possesses the vision and skill that the Board requires to advance the CGA over the years to come."
"The strength of Canadian gaming is well known, and I have been fortunate to experience both the challenges and opportunities that come with working in this industry," commented Mr. Burns. "Twenty years in gaming have given me a keen understanding of what our industry is facing as I take over as of President and CEO of the CGA. I look forward to working with Bob and the other directors to implement a strategic plan that will function as a roadmap for the association and make us better partners to our members."
About the Canadian Gaming Association
The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) is a not-for-profit organization that works to advance the evolution of Canada's gaming industry. The association's mandate is to promote the economic value of gaming in Canada; use research, innovation, and best practices to help the industry advance; and create productive dialogue among stakeholders.