Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is the premier gaming trade show and conference Commercial and Native American gaming professionals.
: Speaker List
Below is a listing of all sessions the speaker is scheduled to present.
Managing Director, Investment Banking
Dean Decker is a managing director and heads Credit Suisse's global investment banking practice for the gaming industry. He has over 20 years of experience in investment banking with extensive involvement in advisory assignments and syndicated bank, high yield, acquisitions, real estate and project financing for gaming, lodging and leisure companies and developments. His client base includes large cap, mid cap and private companies in the commercial and Native American casinos, gaming equipment manufacturers and lodging sectors. He has assisted clients with more than 125 financing and advisory transactions totaling in excess of $60 billion. He received his bachelors degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Investments, M&A, and Financial Analysis of Gaming Markets
Finding Financing: Capital and Funding For Mid-Market Companies Room: N117 ~ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm (Wednesday, November 19, 2008)
In today's credit crunch major companies still seem to be able to find capital, if at a higher than historical price; but what about the mid-market companies? A panel of experts will explore funding options for projects needing less than a billion dollars from traditional sources, as well as the opportunity to find funding from new sources or use creative structuring approaches.
Matt Sodl - Managing Director, Innovation Capital, LLC
Dennis Bloch - Managing Director & Head of Middle Market & Gaming Debt Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Dean Decker - Managing Director, Investment Banking, Credit Suisse
Steve Snyder - Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Penn National Gaming, Inc.