Video Gaming Technologies Names COO - Tuesday 25th of April 2006

MYRNA, Tennessee – Video Gaming Technologies, aleading supplier of games and systems to the casino industry, today namedJay Sevigny chief operating officer for the company. In this newly createdrole, Sevigny will focus on strategic planning and will oversee all areasof the company's operations including marketing, sales, service,manufacturing, engineering and human resources. Sevigny will reportdirectly to VGT President Jon Yarbrough.

"Jay has extensive experience in the gaming and hospitality industryand a proven track record at managing successful operations," saidYarbrough. "His expertise will help VGT reach new levels of productivityand organization as we continue our tremendous growth and prepare to enterinto new markets."

Sevigny has more than 25 years of experience working for some of thegaming and hospitality industry's leading companies. Prior to joining VGT,Sevigny was chief operating officer of Gaylord Hotels and was division vicepresident for Harrah's Entertainment. He also served as president ofMidwest Operations for Station Casinos and chief operating officer forHarrah's Casino New Orleans.

"I am excited about the tremendous opportunities VGT has to expand itsrole in the gaming industry," Sevigny said. "VGT has built a strongfoundation through innovation, superior service and quality products and Ilook forward to helping the company continue to grow and evolve."

Sevigny received his MBA from Vanderbilt University's Owen School ofManagement and earned his bachelor's degree in business administration andfinance at the University of Nevada-Reno.

VGT is a leading supplier in the design, manufacturing and leasing ofgaming machines and systems to the casino industry. VGT was recently named#1 fastest growing private company on Inc. magazine's Inc. 500 list. Thecompany was founded by Yarbrough in 1991 and currently has more than 100employees. VGT is fast becoming one of the gaming industry's leadingsuppliers, growing from only 200 games distributed in 2001 to the more than10,000 games currently distributed throughout the United States and Mexico.

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