Program Director, Emerging Leaders of Gaming
As Program Director, Emerging Leaders of Gaming, Allison McCoy brings with her more than 15 years of experience in the gaming industry. Her diverse background features significant international and cross-cultural work experience that is instrumental in continuing to expand the firm’s established brand and suite of services.
Allison began her career in the gaming industry at Reed Exhibitions as the Director of Industry Development for Global Gaming Expo (G2E), the world’s largest gaming conference and trade show. In her first year at Reed, Allison was named Rookie of the Year, and during her tenure, she produced growth of the G2E conference program by more than 30% in four years. Allison has also held senior positions with Spectrum Gaming Group, among others.
Allison works closely with the TIG partners in the ongoing pursuit of new global business opportunities, including in the Native American gaming sector. Her track record of success in analyzing the viability of new prospects and partnerships, as well as her ability to initiate and grow strategic alliances, complements TIG’s existing business platform. Additionally, Allison oversees TIG’s Emerging Leaders of Gaming program, which is designed to turn today’s young executives into tomorrow’s industry leaders.
Allison spent her last two years of high school living in Seoul, Korea, and traveled extensively throughout Asia during that time. While there, she had the opportunity to intern with NBC Broadcasting at the Seoul Summer Olympics. Allison holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Business from Villanova University.
Allison enjoys golfing, music, traveling, and spending quality time with friends and family.