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XB Net covers EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and International markets and our business management team is listed below.
Mr. Ron Luniewski > President
Ron is President of Xpressbet LLC a $2.5 billion corporation in North America, which is part of the Stronach Group, owned by billionaire Austrian-Canadian businessman Mr. Frank Stronach. Ron is also President of XB Net.
Mr. René Schneider > Vice President of Business Development, Europe, Asia
René has nearly a decade of experience in the international horseracing industry, having worked in a variety of roles prior to joining the XB Net team. Most recently, Rene served as General Manager of MagnaBet, Stronach Entertainment's European account wagering platform, a position that prepared him perfectly for his current duties with XB Net. René holds an MS from the University of Technology in Graz, Austria and an MBA from IMADEC University in Vienna. Following his studies, René began his business career in the automotive industry, working for both Chrysler and Covisint prior to beginning his work in horse racing.
Mr. Ingo Dellbrügger > Vice President of Operations
Ingo has 8 years of experience in the international horseracing industry, serving as the CEO of the centralized marketing company of the German harness racing industry prior to joining XB Net. Ingo holds a degree in Business with majors in both Controlling and Business Information Technology from Germany's Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences. Prior to his work in horse racing, Ingo worked as a business consultant for several consulting companies throughout Germany, and also worked in the banking industry with the German Bundesbank, Germany's central bank.
Alan Blumlein > Country manager UK and Ireland
Alan has had have a varied and successful career within the horse racing and greyhound betting industry with over 25 years of experience. Starting as a programmer, in London, for Mecca Bookmakers in 1986, Alan has held various technical and operational roles leading to positions including Operations Director and Managing Director. Most recently, Alan held the position of Managing Director (Europe) for Sportech Racing overseeing businesses in Germany, Austria, Holland and Ireland working with colleagues and customers across Europe and the USA.
Mr. Gene Chabrier > Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Gene holds the position of Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Business Development for Xpressbet, LLC. Gene has worked in the horseracing industry for nearly 9 years. Before moving into his current position, he was a Director for XpressBet in both Regulatory Affairs and Customer Service. Gene began his career in the Telecommunications Industry managing the western Pennsylvania markets. Gene holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania.
Mr. Jack Jeziorski > Vice President of Business Development, USA, Latin America
Jack is the Executive Vice President of Monarch Content Management, representing the simulcast interests of twelve racing associations which are part of the Stronach Group of companies. Prior to joining the racing industry four years ago, Jack was a partner in the firm of Stites & Harbison in Louisville, Kentucky, practicing business litigation and white collar criminal defense. Jack is a graduate of Cornell University and received his law degree from Cornell Law School.
Mr. Dustin Fabian > Vice President of Content Management
Dustin, a life-long horseracing enthusiast, joined our team in 2010 after working in a number of different roles for several marketing and advertising agencies in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A 2009 graduate of Pittsburgh's Duquesne University, Dustin received his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a major in Marketing and concentration in Sports Marketing. As an avid racing fan that has followed the sport for as long as he can remember, Dustin brings years of racing knowledge and understanding to the group.
Ms. Kerry Carlson > Vice President of Marketing
Kerry is the Vice President of Marketing for Xpressbet, XB Net and XB SELECT. She brings 20 years of racing and sports marketing experience to the Xpressbet / XB Net team. Throughout her career, she has built and recast some of the most prolific brands in international sports. She also brings a wealth of knowledge and passion for horse racing to the XB Net team.