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Illinois Gaming Board

160 North LaSalle Street
Suite 300
Chicago, Illinois 60601-3115
United States

Main Phone:
(217) 524-0226
Main Phone:
(312) 814-4700
(312) 814-4602


Charles Schmadeke
Marcus Fruchter
Anthony Garcia
Sean Brannon
Deputy Administrator of Gaming Field Operations
Dionne Hayden
Trudy Curtis
Internal Controls Manager
Jim Kolar
Gene O'Shea
Self-Exclusion Program Director
Agostino Lorenzini
Senior Advisor
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Illinois Gaming Board News
Betway cashes out of online sports betting in Illinois, again
30 Oct 2023
The operator withdrew its application for an online-only license last week, leaving The Prairie State still with three licenses up for grabs. read more »

Illinois Gaming Board approves two sports betting operators
28 Jul 2023
Hard Rock Casino Rockford received a sports wagering operator license, while Betway was named as the the applicant for an online only sports wagering license. read more »

Full House Resorts chosen to build casino in Waukegan, Illinois
13 Dec 2021
American Place was originally one of five proposals submitted in response to a “request for proposals” to develop and operate a new casino and entertainment destination in Waukegan, Illinois. read more »