Jackpocket gains online market access in New Jersey
December 16, 2021
Leading lottery app in the U.S.to provide a secure way to order official state lottery tickets Jackpocket has secured online market access in New Jersey for its online casino product which it will launch in 2022 through Caesars Interactive Entertainment New Jersey.
With lottery operations in 10 states, including New Jersey, New York, and Texas, Jackpocket will be the first third-party lottery service to enter the online casino space in the Garden State. "Following our recent $120M Series D financing, Jackpocket's mission is to expand into new gaming verticals, and we are confident that lottery fans will be interested in new ways to play including slots, bingo, and table games," said Jackpocket CEO Peter Sullivan. "Our user research has shown a high correlation between Jackpocket lottery players and those who enjoy casino-style gaming. We look forward to bringing the innovative tech, intuitive design, and seamless experience that the Jackpocket app is known for into this new arena."
The company, which announced raising a $120M Series D in November and opening a second headquarters in Santa Barbara to support its rapid growth, expects to launch its proprietary online casino product in 2022, following completion of the approval process with the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
To lead this expansion and build out the digital operations teams to bring Jackpocket's iGaming products to market, Jackpocket is hiring for new roles in the gaming category.