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Responsible Gambling Council (RGC)

The Responsible Gambling Council was established in 1983 as an organization committed to the prevention of problem gambling. An independent nonprofit, the RGC strives to lessen the risks of gambling through its awareness programs, better playing safeguards, and the development of programs and standards.

411 Richmond Street East
Suite 205
Toronto, Ontario M5A 3S5

Main Phone:
(416) 499-9800
(416) 499-8260


Social Media:

Past Events
21-23 April 2015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
29 April - 1 May 2014
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
14-16 April 2013
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Hamlin Grange
Amanda Nilsson
Compliance Coordinator
Shelley White
Chief Executive Officer
Dwight Ramenaden
Compliance Coordinator
Michael Hunter
Karen Dubin
Senior Project Manager
Kevin Noel
Chief Operating Officer
Lorelle Muller Lumsden
Senior Project Manager
Jamie Wiebe
Director of Research and Development
Robin Wilner
Manager of Administration and Human Resources
Maedean Brown
Manager of Research and Policy
Michael Hui
Financial Analyst
Jennifer Reynolds
Manager of Special Projects
Sarah Gardiner
Payroll Specialist
Alex Price
Senior Policy Analyst
Paula Antoniazzi
Director of Responsible Gaming
Sherene Fernando
Research Coordinator
Victoria Batute
Office Assistant
Jennifer Iveson
Manager of Communications and Policy
Nadine Kauffman
Manager of Information Services
Mary Davis
Senior Project Manager
Peter Panasiuk
System Administrator
Lisa Couperus
Manager of Special Projects and Programs
Arlene Youkanna
Executive Assistant
Adrienne Arbour
Manager of Special Events
Yvon Lemire
Heather Ly
Project Coordinator
Carolyn Marcotte
Nancy Tallis
Programs and Communications Coordinator
David McBride
Sue Birge
Director of Standards and Accreditation
Larry Moodie
Janine Jackson
Manager of Accreditation
Susan Olynik
Sam Karami
Compliance Coordinator
George Sweny
Bob Michniak
Compliance Coordinator
Responsible Gambling Council (RGC) News
Caesars Sportsbook recognized for responsible gaming practices
28 Mar 2024
Caesars Sportsbook today announced its receipt of the prestigious RG Check accreditation from the Responsible Gambling Council. read more »

Responsible Gambling Council approves BetMGM for top accreditation
31 Mar 2023
BetMGM received one of the industry's top accreditations from the Responsible Gambling Council for the responsible gaming and player protection protocols incorporated into its North American platforms and operations. read more »

PENN's online gaming platforms receive Responsible Gaming Accreditation
8 Feb 2023
Both Barstool Sportsbook and received the recognition from the Responsible Gambling Council. read more »

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