Stephen A. Crystal serves Casino Scouts as the CEO and member of the board of directors. A 25-year veteran of the gaming industry, Crystal previously served as president and CEO of multiple casino holding and public gaming technology companies and worked as an investor and advisor on gaming project finance and merger acquisitions totaling more than $1 billion. 

Crystal’s experience spans all corners of a complex and booming industry, including casino and Internet gaming technology, government affairs, eSports, entertainment and hospitality. He has served as a licensed president, owner and operator of four casinos in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada and was previously a member of the DC Chapter of the Young President’s Organization.

As an attorney, Crystal represented public and private gaming companies before regulatory bodies and jurisdictions and was designated by Best Lawyers in America as one of the best gaming attorneys in the United States.