CHICAGO, April 7, 2022 /CNW/ – Today, Rush Street Interactive, Inc. (NYSE: RSI) (“RSI”), a Chicago-based gaming and betting company, is proud to announce the growing role and reach of the Canadian sports broadcasting icon Dan O’Toole after signing an exclusive brand and content deal with BetRivers.
O’Toole began hosting Boomsies!, a weekly podcast about sports and life, earlier this year. It has quickly become one of the top sports podcasts in the Canadian market and now that BetRivers.ca is live its audience continues to grow. He made his debut as a BetRivers brand ambassador in a series of television commercials that aired Canada during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
O’Toole’s media career spans two decades and includes a lengthy tenure as a television sports host for TSN Sport Center. He also spent several years with Fox Sports 1 in Los AngelesCalifornia.
“Join BetRivers and Boomsies! hosting is a great way for me to continue doing what I love and connect with sports fans,” said O’Toole. “With the launch of BetRivers.ca live in ontario this week this is an exciting moment in the evolution of sports betting here in Canada and a great opportunity for me to comment and share my passion for esports with my fellow countrymen in Canada as well as in other markets in the US where BetRivers offers sports betting.”
“Dan O’Toole has had a tremendous broadcasting career Canada,” called Richard BlackCEO of RSI, which operates BetRivers.ca. “Having him join our BetRivers team to create content and produce podcasts brings a new level of expertise and entertainment to our betting family.”
New episodes of Boomsies! are available every Wednesday on most podcast apps, including Apple Podcasts and Spotifyin addition to a video version on YouTube with the BetRivers network.
RSI is a trusted online gaming and sports entertainment company focused on regulated markets in Germany The United States, Canada and Latin America. Through its brands BetRivers.ca, BetRivers.com, PlaySugarHouse.com and RushBet.co, RSI was an early participant in many regulated jurisdictions. It currently offers real money mobile and online operations in thirteen US states: Pennsylvania, Illinois, New Jersey, new York, Connecticut, Michigan, Indiana, Virginia, Colorado, Iowa, West Virginia, Arizona and Louisianaand in the regulated international markets of Ontario, Canada and Colombia. RSI offers some of the most popular online casino games and sports betting options in America through its proprietary online gaming platform. Founded in 2012 Chicago by gaming industry veterans, RSI was named 2020 Global Gaming Awards Digital Operator of the Year, 2021 EGR North America Awards Casino Operator of the Year, Customer Services Operator of the Year and Social Gaming Operator of the Year, and 2021 SBC Latinoamérica Awards Sports Betting Operator of the Year . RSI, which has received RG Check iGaming accreditation for its BetRivers.com, PlaySugarHouse.com and BetRivers.ca websites from the Responsible Gambling Council, is committed to industry-leading responsible gaming practices and strives to provide its customers with the resources and services they need need to play responsibly. Visit www.rushstreetinteractive.com for more information.
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SOURCE Rush Street Interactive, Inc.
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