Stride Gaming began operating in February 2012 with the launch of Spin and Win, the first online bingo website using Stride’s proprietary technology platform.
Stride's highly experienced management team have a proven track record in the online gaming industry. Eitan Boyd (CEO), and Darren Sims (COO), have been involved in the online bingo market since 2002, and were part of the team that successfully sold two online bingo-led business to 888 Holdings Plc in 2007 and 2010. The first was Globalcom Limited (now the Dragonfish platform), which provided software solutions to brands such as foxybingo.com, and was sold for $42 million. The second, Wink Bingo, was sold for £60 million.
February 2012Stride Gaming began operating
February 2012Launch of Spin and Win, its first website using its proprietary software
September 2012Launched online bingo brand Kitty Bingo
January 2013Launched Lucky Pants Bingo
September 2014Acquired the business and assets associated with the Jackpot Liner, Jackpot Café and King Jackpot brands from Table Top Entertainment, which saw the Company take significant market share in the UK
May 2015Listed on AIM raising £11.2 million to support acquisitive and organic growth strategy
July 2015Acquired InfiApps an internationally focused mobile social gaming company in July 2015
August 2016Acquired online bingo businesses: 8Ball Games, Netboost Media and the Tarco Assets and completed a £27 million placing that increased market share of UK Bingo market from 5 to 10%
May 2017Entered the B2B vertical with the launch of Stride Together.
October 2017Launched Aspers Casino Online through our B2B vertical, our first Stride Together Joint Venture.
November 2017Acquired 51% stake in Indian rummy business, Passion Gaming
May 2018Disposal of investment in QSB Gaming Limited