On the heels of our Series D announcement, we have some big news to share. Jackpocket has gained online market access in New Jersey through Caesars Interactive Entertainment New Jersey, LLC for our forthcoming online casino product.
With the Jackpocket app live in 10 states, we will be the first third-part lottery service to enter the online casino space in the Garden State.
You can read all about our news in our press release which we put out today.
We look forward to bringing the innovative tech, intuitive design, and seamless experience that the Jackpocket app is known for into this new arena.
What does this mean for Jackpocket and online casino?
We still have work to do, but we expect to launch our online casino product in New Jersey in 2022, following completion of the approval process with the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
And, we’re hiring! To lead this expansion and build out the digital operations teams to bring Jackpocket's iGaming products to market, Jackpocket is hiring for new roles in the gaming category. You check out career opportunities, including VP of Interactive Gaming, for this new line of business on our Jackpocket Careers page.
Here’s what our CEO has to say about this product expansion:
"Following our recent $120M Series D financing, Jackpocket's mission is to expand into new gaming verticals, and we are confident that lottery fans will be interested in new ways to play including slots, bingo, and table games," said Jackpocket CEO Peter Sullivan.
"Our user research has shown a high correlation between Jackpocket lottery players and those who enjoy casino-style gaming. We look forward to bringing the innovative tech, intuitive design, and seamless experience that the Jackpocket app is known for into this new arena."
Exciting stuff! Cheers to 2022 and all that's in store.