Pavilion Payments partnered with Penn Interactive, a subsidiary of Penn National Gaming, Inc., to provide Pavilion Payments' iGaming solutions, specifically online betting, to support the new Barstool Sportsbook mobile app officially launched in Pennsylvania on September 18. With the help of Pavilion Payments, Penn Interactive is delivering a fun and engaging experience to the sportsbook app's users straight from their smart devices, shaping the future of sports betting to come.
The iGaming solutions connect the online and brick-and-mortar gaming experiences through a multi-channel approach, simplifying the account funding process with Pavilion Payments' VIP LightSpeed® platform. Combined with the VIP Preferred® e-check network, guests are empowered to effortlessly access funds from their checking account in a seamless, frictionless manner.
"Penn National's customers have well received the Barstool Sportsbook app," said Christopher Justice, president of Pavilion Payments. "We are pleased to be a part of this key initiative as the industry ushers in a new era in sports betting that prioritizes convenience and flexibility while giving users a superior, modern gaming experience."
A leader in the gaming space, Pavilion Payments' sports betting technology will support the Barstool Sportsbook app in future launches across additional states as the product is introduced across Penn National's leading customer loyalty program, mychoice®, with 20 million casino customers and Barstool's audience of over 66 million loyal fans.
Mark your calendar: Chris Justice, president of Pavilion Payments and AGA board member, is scheduled to speak at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) later this month. The session, "How Payments Modernization Advances Responsible Gaming," will explore the tools available in today's market, benefits for advancing responsible gaming efforts, and considerations for regulatory frameworks. Learn more here.
There's still time to vote: Pavilion Payments was nominated for "Best Payments App" in the 2020 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards, recognizing companies striving to revolutionize the industry. Public voting is open through October 20, and the seasoned judges will determine the Top 10 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards. Winners will be announced during the award ceremony in November 2020, Vote for Pavilion Payments here!