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The Gaming Hall of Fame

2018 Inductee

Richard Haddrill


Industry Leader


Richard Haddrill (b. 1953) is an innovator, leader, and philanthropist.

Richard Haddrill is a pioneer, innovator and active leader in the global gaming industry. Successfully serving as CEO of Powerhouse Technologies, Manhattan Associates, and Bally Technologies and as executive vice chairman of Scientific Games, Haddrill helped transform the industry, leading expansion in Class II and video lottery gaming, as well as the development of the popular multi-state lottery Powerball® game. A steadfast advocate for the growth of the gaming industry, Haddrill served as vice chairman and then chairman of the American Gaming Association. His Richard M. Haddrill Charitable Gift Fund contributed more than $500,000 to Las Vegas causes last year. He is also the founder and CEO of The Groop, a private investment firm that partners with for-profit businesses which have a social benefit, such as addiction treatment, mental health safety and environmental improvements.

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