Executive VP, Spectrum Gaming Group

Joe Weinert has been analyzing the gaming industry since 1996. At Spectrum, is a project director and researcher for studies for private- and public-sector clients worldwide. He has been the director for numerous projects in multiple North American jurisdictions, as well as in the Czech Republic, Russia, Slovak Republic, Spain and United Kingdom.

Weinert works on a broad range of projects, including market analyses, economic-impact studies,  reasonableness analyses, litigation support, strategic planning, regulatory services, due diligence,  investigations, and Internet gambling, among other areas.

Weinert is a frequent speaker at industry conferences worldwide and has been quoted in prominent media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Barron’s, Forbes, New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today and CNN, among many others. In addition, he has testified before legislative committees in Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and has served as an expert witness in Puerto Rico.

Weinert graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.