Genius Sports Awarded Ohio Sports Gaming Supplier License
By Genius Sports Press | 19 Dec 2022
Ohio Casino Control Commission grants Genius Sports approval to support sportsbook partners statewide
Genius Sports Limited (NYSE:GENI) (“Genius Sports”), the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, announced today that it has been granted a Sports Gaming Supplier License by the state of Ohio, Casino Control Commission.
With the addition of Ohio, Genius Sports now holds 39 licenses, or equivalent, in North America across US states, territories, tribes, and Canada, providing its award-winning products and services to a wide array of clients operating within these jurisdictions.
“We are honored that the state of Ohio has awarded Genius Sports its sports gaming supplier license to provide licensed sportsbooks across the Buckeye State with access to our groundbreaking NFL products and marketing services” said Mark Locke, CEO of Genius Sports. “As a growing majority of U.S. states legalize sports betting, Genius Sports welcomes the opportunity to work with states like Ohio, on providing sports fans with official sports data-driven solutions to power their sportsbooks.”
Legal sports betting will be available in Ohio beginning on January 1, 2023.