DraftKings hires Sean Hurley

sdDaily fantasy sports betting operator DraftKings announces hiring Sean Hurley to serve as the new lead of the Sportsbook. The operator said that Hurley formerly worked as the Head of Commercial for London-based sports betting solutions provider. Which is Amelco UK Limited and he also gained some extensive understanding of the iGaming space. He has acquired a lot of knowledge from his past senior roles for the companies operating in the business-to-consumer and business-to-business verticals.


CRO for Boston-headquartered DraftKings, Matt Kalish thinks that the new member of DraftKings, Sean will bring an influence of his betting knowledge to DraftKings. Furthermore, the company’s talent of being the best in the betting industry. There are real money sports bettings that players can take place in and enjoy gambling.

DraftKings – Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act

DraftKings has declared Hurley will be working out of its satellite office in New Jersey, Hoboken. He will be focusing on preparing sportsbooks as a possible new line of business. For now, it still awaits a decision from the USA Supreme Court. This is regarding the validity of the existing sports betting exclusion tied to the Specialised and Amateur Sports Protection Act.

PASPA introduced a countrywide ban on all sports betting in the US in 1992. It was launched with the exclusions of venues that are located in the states of Oregon, Delaware, Montana, and Nevada. The fifth member could have been New Jersey. However, it was unable to make legislation within the required time of opportunity. In 2013, they only managed to launch the Christie v NCAA federal lawsuit. This was to change its current state of affairs. The ruling is proceeding till the end of the year. Which are months to go. For more on the story follow up here Jackpotscasino.org.